Monthly workshops are presented for family and community members to learn to facilitate development of specific skills that are vital to our children’s success in the community.
Lunch B U N C H (Learn By Understanding Natural Conversations and Hidden rules) happens once a week and is offered to those clients that attend at least one seminar at Including Kids.
We offer frequent Parents’ Nights Out for families of children with special needs to send their kids to Including Kids for FREE childcare while they have a date night!
Monthly socials are scheduled and offered to those young adult individuals enrolled in at least one Outreach program (FI or seminars).
Including Kids periodically offers babysitting courses for individuals interested in caring for children on the autism spectrum.
Including Kids has partnered with Lone Star College-Kingwood to offer continuing education college courses at the Kingwood campus for young adults with special needs.
Monthly small group Lunch and Learn sessions are held on topics such as Token Systems, Activity Schedules, ARDs, Special Needs Trusts, and Inclusion.
As opportunities arise, Including Kids provides training, consultation, and observation that will assist students on the autism spectrum in being successful in their setting.
Including Kids makes every effort to offer Autism Appreciation events throughout the year. We partner with the YMCA to offer a weekend getaway for families.
It is the goal of Including Kids to help the community understand autism and be more open to inclusion opportunities.
Including Kids, Inc. is an approved practicum site for the University of Houston at Clear Lake’s graduate program in applied behavior analysis.