Project Detail
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Year-Round Inclusion Program  

Judson Center's Autism Connections will implement a year-round Inclusion Program. This program aims to train up to 25 community recreation providers in inclusive social and recreational practices for individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) in the Detroit metropolitan area over a one year period as well as to provide support to individuals with ASD that participate in these programs and their families. This program will increase the availability and quality of affordable social, leisure and recreational opportunities for individuals with ASD and their families. Project Status
NEW

2009

Funder Autism Speaks
Fiscal Year Funding $24,966.00
Project Number 6805FS
Principal Investigator Gaskell, Sheila
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 5: Where Can I Turn For Services? (Services)
Strategic Plan Objective New! Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 5LC. Evaluate new and existing pre-service and in-service training to increase skill levels in service providers, including direct support workers, parents and legal guardians, education staff, and public service workers to benefit the spectrum of people with ASD and promote interdisciplinary practice by 2015. IACC Recommended Budget: $8,000,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Private
Institution Judson Center
State/Country Michigan
Web Link 1 Year-Round Inclusion Program (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
Web Link 3 No URL available.
New! History/Related Projects Year-round Inclusion Program | $0.00 | 2010 | 6805FS