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AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM

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After School Operating Hours:
Mon. - Fri. 3:00 - 6:00pm

Our Afterschool programming

Trauma Informed
After - School Programming

Designed for youth ages 6 thru 13 years of age, affected by trauma either directly or indirectly.  

 

Our after-school programming promotes safety, trustworthiness, peer support, collaboration & empowerment, voice and choice, for all participants.

 

It is our aim, that by participating in our after- school program; youth achieve improved school attendance, academic success, improved health, and increase emotional wellness.

At our AMAZING-Afterschool Program-Youth:

 

  • Receive a healthy meal and are transported to and from the program within a 5-mile radius.

  • Are centered , using evidenced based principles of trauma informed care .

  • Engage in exciting activities!

  • Have educational tutors available for Math & English in The Cyber Power Café.

  • Practice mindfulness and yoga in the “Zen suite.” 

  • Learn & prepare healthy foods in our “healing café” with monthly guest chefs.

  • Practice positive coping skills, in the “relax and release suite.

  • Express themselves creatively in the “recording studio,” or on the “artist spotlight stage.”

  • Engage in positive peer interaction while in the “gamming suite.” 

  • Experience a boost in self- esteem and a new hairstyle at the  “salon reflections suite.”

  • Learn team building skills and gain individual strengths, in the “Healing Hall.” An interactive game, that utilizes two and three-dimensional video; stage lighting, and tactile experiences, that helps Dorothy,  Lion, and Scarecrow, find who the Wiz, really is!

  • Create masterpieces in the “Art Suite,” as they learn healthy self expression.

  • Practice how to regulate emotions In the “Speak Easy Suite.​

  • Socialize in “The Umbrella Club Suite,” a safe space for LGBTQ youth.

  • Visit, “The “Wellness Suite,” at a pre-scheduled time with a caregiver for health screenings and routine childhood vaccinations.

  • Receive T-nation bucks at the   “Bank Station” & use “money” to purchase items at the “T-Nation-healthy Snack Station.”

  • Learn and grow sensory plants, in “The Healing Garden.” 

     

  •  swing under the tree, that has its own grass, to feel grounded in the “Calming Corner.”

   

  • Bring uniforms they need to wash in our  “Healing Loads Laundry Suite.,”

  • Relax and read in the “Book Nook,” and daydream, looking out our storybook window.

Like no other!

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