GRASP & HVAS Summer Skills Program

We are excited to announce a social skills day program the week of August 13th-17th for teens ages 14-19. The program is in collaboration with the Hudson Valley Autism Society! Summer Program brochure GRASP HVAS

During the program, the teens will spend each day focused on a social skills topic.  They will learn how to work as a team, engage in problem solving,  and practice the skills in fun social activities.   Additionally, the teens will be learning about nutrition and food preparation skills by preparing lunch daily.


  • Decision making 
  • Self-advocacy
  • Goal setting/Planning
  • Emotion coping skills
  • Relationships


$1,250, 1 week  (Includes food, drinks, and certificate of completion)


Ages 14-19.  Age exceptions on a case-by-case basis.  Teens may be speaking or non-speaking.  Non-speaking participants must have an AAC system.   All participants must be able to manage their own hygiene, medical, & restroom needs.​  Maximum of ten participants.

Where & When:

Uptown Kingston, NY
August 13th-17th, 2018
9:30 am – 3:30 pm 

Scholarships & Program Questions:

The Hudson Valley Autism Society, are offering partial scholarships through their Universal Grant application.  Please contact them at with questions about grants.  Please contact GRASP to sign up for the program or with questions about the program at