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ORGANIZATION: Play-Place Autism and Special Needs Center

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 1 person is interested
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We're urgently seeking carpenters/handy-men to assist us with beautifying our center for special needs families to enjoy a comfortable, judgment free, safe-haven. Small projects include, drywall repair, door installations, millwork decor (display cabinets, wooden window valances, shelving, ) trim work and rough and finishing carpentry work. Our goal is to provide our families with a "home away from home." Most of the materials & supplies are donated.

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About Play-Place Autism and Special Needs Center

Location:

39337 Mound Road, Sterling Heights, MI 48310, US

Mission Statement

Play-Place Autism and Special Needs Center's mission is to provide a fun-filled, judgment-free, haven of hope for families affected by autism and other special needs. Through a unique play-powered environment, we combine recreation and education with a variety of social, occupational and physical therapeutic overtones. Our one-of-a-kind destination focuses on development, life skills, independence, respite relief, resource management and vocational rehabilitation to assist families the everyday nuances of "living with autism." Play-Place’s bottom line is inclusion, acceptance and support. Our Vision: Play-Place’s vision is to pioneer experiences that combine the magic of hope with the power of play and recovery. Our focus is to become the world’s premier destination for autism and special needs relief.

Description

Our 17,000 square foot, one-of-a-kind facility, consists of a computer cafe for interactive academic skill building & communication; an "Art of Autism" Art Studio for creative expression, art therapy, peer relationship building and self-esteem enrichment; music and movement activities, a Haircut Hut for a soothing, grooming experience; a Bistro/coffee shop for that "me-too" conversation, sharing & a chance to exhale; and much more!

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
People with Disabilities
Children & Youth, Community, People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

39337 Mound RoadSterling Heights, MI 48310

(42.58246,-83.05082)
 

SKILLS

  • Interior Design
  • Renovation
  • Construction
  • Carpentry
  • Woodworking

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • We're hoping you're able to commit at least 1 day a month (4-6 hours) to help us create a comfortable and convenient space for our families.

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