Programs for Adults with Special Needs

Movie Nights

Adults are invited to watch sensory-friendly movies at the Community Center. Lemonade and popcorn will be served.  While this program is free, we do ask you to pre-register.  The auditorium will be well-lit, the speakers turned down and audience members are invited to get up and dance, walk, shout or sing!  Pre-registration is required. Please call 561-741-2400

DayDate  Time   R/NR Fee
FridayAug 163:30-5:30 PMFree
FridaySep 263:30-5:30 PMFree


Picnic at the Beach

You and your family are invited to join us for a fun-filled afternoon with music, refreshments and snacks at the Jupiter Civic Center located in Carlin Park.  Music provided by DJ Chris Schilling!  Those with food sensitivities are welcome to bring their own snacks and drinks.

DayDateTimeFee
SundayJune 22:00-4:00 PM$5 per person (pay at the door)


Bell Choir

Jupiter’s first handbell choir engaging out-of-school special needs adults will continue throughout the summer and fall! This class, developed by special needs parents Donna Maheady and Vicki Silver, will show other families and supporters how playing music can teach hands-on learners teamwork, social interaction and communication skills. The program does not provide aides or personal supports. Those who accompany participants will need to actively participate in each practice session.

DayDate(s)  TimeR/NR Fee
MondayJun 3 - Jul 296:15 - 7:15 PM$135/$169
WednesdayJun 5 - Jul 316:15 - 7:15 PM$135/$169
Mon/WedJun 3 - Jul 316:15 - 7:15 PM$216/$270




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Special Olympics Cheerleading (ages 16+)

The ultimate objective of Special Olympics Florida is to help people with intellectual disabilities participate as productive and respected members of society at large, by offering them a fair opportunity to develop and demonstrate their skills and talents through sports training and competition, and by increasing the public’s awareness of their capabilities and needs. No previous cheer or dance experience is required. This is a FREE program for participants who meet eligibility criteria of having intellectual disabilities or a similar developmental disability. If you have any questions, please feel free to e-mail the Cheer/Dance Coach, Shari Stafford at pwshrimper@hotmail.com
DayDate(s)Time R/NR Fee
MondaysT.B.A.4:30 - 5:30 PMFree

 

Upcoming Events with iCare

EventDayDateTimeCost
Ocean-Themed Movie NightThursdayJune 135:00 - 7:00 PM$6
Pool DaySaturdayJune 224:00 - 6:00 PM$6