Our Specialized Summer Programs provide children of all abilities with the opportunity to participate in a fun-filled summer experience while integrating developmental skills. Your child will engage in activities that enhance communication, movement, self-help, sensory processing, behavior, and learning/critical thinking skills. Take a look at the fun, therapeutic programs we will be offering this summer:
• Accelerating Adventures in Communication (AAC): This seven-week program is designed for children who use augmentative and alternative communication systems to advance their communication abilities in a fun, positive environment. AAC offers the support of 1:1 communication partners each session. o Ages: Our AAC groups will be determined by age and skill level. o Program Length: 7 weeks. Families are welcome to register their child for one or two sessions per week. o Days/Times: June 21, 2016 (Tuesdays) from 3:30-5:00 PM and/or June 23, 2016 (Fridays) from 9:30-11:00 AM o Location: The first six weeks will take place at EBS Children’s Institute (200 Skiles Blvd. West Chester, PA 19380). During the last week, we will be going on a community outingt in the West Chester, PA area (exact location TBD) on Tuesday August 2, 2016 at 3:30 PM and Friday August 5, 2016 and at 9:30 AM. o Cost: Call for additional information and pricing.
• Let’s Move Together: Let’s Move Together is a fun, interactive program focusing on building friendships through group-based strengthening and coordination activities. This eight-week program will improve strength, coordination, agility, and endurance by integrating physical activities with social skills through activities such as yoga, resistance activities, group games, and obstacles. o Ages: Elementary (6-9 year-olds) and Middle School (10-14 year-olds) o Program Length: 8 weeks. o Days/Times: July 6-August 24 (Wednesdays) Elementary group will be held from 2:00-3:00 PM and the Middle School group will be held from 4:00-5:00 PM. o Location: EBS Children’s Institute: 200 Skiles Blvd. West Chester, PA 19380 o Cost: Call for additional information and pricing.
• Summer Success Series: This two-week program is designed to help children improve behavioral, social, problem-solving, academic, and sports skills within fun-filled activities. The Summer Success Series will support the growth of peer relationships through socialization in the context of a therapeutic camp-like structure. Emphasis is placed on improving a child's self-esteem by developing confidence and reinforcing development in areas necessary for daily life. o Ages: Our Summer Success Series groups will be determined by age and skill level. o Program Length: 2 weeks. o Days/Times: August 1-12 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM and August 15-28 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM o Location: EBS Children’s Institute: 200 Skiles Blvd. West Chester, PA 19380 o Cost: Call for additional information and pricing.