Teen Tastic and Fantastic Friends will be meeting virtually for a LIVE Dance Party! RSVP to receive login information and more!

This group promotes friendship, social interactions, communication through a variety of social activities, outing, and games for teens.  Recommended for all teens ages 13-17. Participants in Teen Tastic gain confidence, leadership skills, and empowerment while working as part of a team or on individual projects and tasks.  If you, or your child, are looking for opportunities to socialize, practice your leadership skills, and be a part of amazing creative projects, then TeenTastic is the right group for you!

Teen Tastic supports the therapeutic-based development of individuals with Down syndrome. Our goals include achieving the following:

  • social skills increase, with focus on group participation and increasing leisure activity options.
  • language development increase, with focus on appropriateness, maintaining conversation and non-verbal social language.
  • Increase gross motor skills, with focus on general health, fitness (strength and balance), and awareness of personal space.
  • Increase fine motor skills & self-help skills through participation in various activities.

 

RSVPs are required. RSVP here by 12 p.m. the day of the event to let them know you are coming!

If you have any questions, please call (309) 762-7529 or email programsquadcities@gigisplayhouse.org.

 


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