Social Skill-building for Teens


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Cause Areas

When

Wed Oct 05, 2016 05:30 PM - Wed Nov 09, 2016 06:30 PM

Where

Please askSt Louis, MO 63132


About

The mission of the St. Louis Arc is to empower people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to lead better lives by providing a lifetime of high-quality services, family supports, and advocacy.

Teen Scene is designed to help teens (ages 13-20) with intellectual and devleopmental disabilities learn the social skills they need to develop healthy relationships. Some of the topics incldue: understanding social cues, improving communication, managing anger, developing healthy friendships, and dating. Volunteers will lead activities, model appropriate behavior, and help teens further develop social skills.

Wednesdays, October 5 - November 9, 2016

5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Special Needs
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour/ week
  • Volunteer Application, Background Check (18+), Reference Form (under 18), orientation
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