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GENERAL REGISTRATION INFORMATION 


The current program semester runs through June 2018.  Enrollment in classes is rolling and online registration is always open.  Admission is based on space availability.  New classes and offerings are added continually.  Scroll down to view our current offerings.


A monthly installment payment option is available.  Please note that pricing shown is for the monthly installment only.  The total semester duration is six months.

A $25 registration fee per family is collected for any registration during the rolling enrollment period each semester.  The registration fee covers administrative planning time required to adjust staffing to provide the best participant experience.  The registration fee does not count towards the price of the class itself.  Registration fees may not likely be approved for reimbursement.

Questions may be directed to our Program Department at 585-248-9011, ext. 102 or email.  Click here for Frequently Asked Questions.

Advanced Fitness
Advanced Fitness is a class designed for youth and teens (ages 13+) with a high interest in exercise, sports and fitness in a minimally supported environment.
  • $100
  • Jan 11 - Jun 21
  • Thursdays 7p - 7:45p
  • ** Session full **
AlphaU
AlphaU is a social class designed for older teens and young adults (ages 16+) to meet together to share activities and grow together in confidence, social skills and self-regulation.
  • $80
  • Jan 13 - Jun 23
  • Saturdays 11:30p - 12:30p
  • ** Session full **
Teen Adult Social On Site
Art & Music for Relaxation
Art & Music for Relaxation is a class where participants (ages 13 - 21) can explore a variety of art and music for regulation, calming and socialization.
  • $100
  • Jan 08 - Jun 18
  • Mondays 6:15p - 7:15p
  • ** Session full **
Teen Adult Social
AU Fit
AU Fit is a fast paced, circuit based, group fitness class designed for teens and young adults (ages 13+) to engage in cardiovascular and strength training exercises.
  • $100
  • Jan 13 - Jun 23
  • Saturdays 12:45p - 1:30p
  • ** Session full **
Teen Adult Fitness Summer and School Breaks On Site
AutismUp Connections
Share your stories, questions, and feelings about being a parent of a child with ASD. These monthly meet-ups are for parents to connect with other parents going through the same challenges and joys that autism brings. Parents share success stories and give advice to those who are struggling. We hope you are able to join us at these meet-ups to develop an invaluable network of support. If you have questions, please contact Rachel Rosner at rrosner@autismup.org.
  • free
  • Jan 18 - Jan 18
  • Connections January Meet-Up
  • ** Session full **
  • free
  • Feb 15 - Feb 15
  • Connections February Meet-Up
  • ** Session full **
  • free
  • Mar 22 - Mar 22
  • Connections March Meet-Up
  • ** Session full **
  • free
  • Apr 19 - Apr 19
  • Connections April Meet-Up
  • ** Session full **
  • free
  • May 17 - May 17
  • Connections May Meet-Up
  • ** Session full **
Adult Education/Information Off Site Parent Caregiver
Beginner Fitness
Beginner Fitness is a class designed for youth (ages 8 -12) and teens (ages 13 - 18) to explore a wide variety of fitness experiences. This fitness experience is best suited for fitness novices or individuals that are looking a very basic exposure to movement and fitness. Beginner Fitness is a great place for individuals that need more support and/or more motivation to engage in physical activities.
  • $100
  • Jan 11 - Jun 21
  • Youth (ages 8-12): Thursdays 6p - 6:45p
  • ** Session full **
  • $100
  • Jan 11 - Jun 21
  • Teens (ages 13-18): Thursdays 6p - 6:45p
  • ** Session full **
Youth Teen Adult Fitness
Boys Zone
A social class for boys (ages 6 - 12) allowing participants to acquire and practice social skills through fun activities.
  • $80
  • Jan 08 - Jun 18
  • Mondays 4:30p - 5:30p
  • ** Session full **
  • $80
  • Jan 13 - Jun 23
  • Saturdays 9a - 10a
  • ** Session full **
Youth Social Summer and School Breaks On Site
Cooking with Friends
Cooking with Friends is a class designed for young adults (ages 18+) who are working to independently cook for themselves as they prepare to live on their own. Participants must be able to safely handle various kitchen equipment and utensils with very minimal support and light supervision.
  • $100
  • Apr 19 - Jun 21
  • Thursdays 5:15p - 7p
  • ** Session full **
Teen Adult Readiness Social On Site
Cooking With Friends Basics
Cooking With Friends Basics is designed for older teens and young adults (ages 16+) who would like to learn basic kitchen safety and cooking skills. Participants will learn to safely handle various kitchen equipment and utensils in a highly supported and heavily supervised environment.
  • $100
  • Apr 21 - Jun 23
  • Saturdays 12:45p - 1:45p
  • ** Session full **
Teen Adult Readiness Social On Site
Exploring Play
Exploring Play is designed for preschoolers (ages 3 - 5) and focuses on skill development through play.
  • $140
  • Jan 10 - Jun 20
  • Wednesdays 4:10p - 4:50p
  • ** Session full **
  • $140
  • Jan 13 - Jun 23
  • Saturdays 10:45a - 11:25a
  • ** Session full **
Preschool Readiness Social On Site
Exploring Sensations
Exploring Sensations is a class designed to engage participants (ages 3 - 12) in a variety of sensory experiences at our innovative Multi-Sensory Learning Environment.
  • $140
  • Jan 09 - Jun 19
  • Tuesdays 5:30p - 6:10p
  • ** Session full **
  • $140
  • Jan 09 - Jun 19
  • Tuesdays 6:15p - 6:55p
  • ** Session full **
  • $140
  • Jan 09 - Jun 19
  • Tuesdays 7p - 7:40p
  • ** Session full **
  • $140
  • Jan 10 - Jun 20
  • Wednesdays 4:15p - 4:55p
  • ** Session full **
  • $140
  • Jan 10 - Jun 20
  • Wednesdays 5p - 5:40p
  • ** Session full **
  • $140
  • Jan 13 - Jun 23
  • Saturdays 10a - 10:40a
  • ** Session full **
  • $140
  • Jan 13 - Jun 23
  • Saturdays 10:45a - 11:25a
  • ** Session full **
  • $140
  • Jan 13 - Jun 23
  • Saturdays 11:30a - 12:10a
  • ** Session full **
Preschool Youth Sensory Summer and School Breaks On Site
Girl Power
A social class for girls (ages 6 - 12) allowing participants to acquire and practice social skills through fun activities.
  • $80
  • Jan 08 - Jun 18
  • Mondays 4:45p - 5:45p
  • ** Session full **
Youth Social Summer and School Breaks On Site
LinkUp
LinkUp is an innovative job skills class that pairs career consulting and employment training with hands-on volunteer work.
  • $120
  • Apr 05 - Jun 21
  • Thursdays 4:30p - 6p
  • ** Session full **
Teen Adult Readiness Social
Minecraft Breakfast Buddies
Connect with friends every Saturday morning using our staff monitored and secure online Minecraft server. Personal Minecraft accounts required.
  • $15
  • Apr 07 - Dec 29
  • Saturday Mornings
  • ** Session full **
Youth Teen Social
Open Sensory Gym
Open Gym gives families the opportunity to experience our Multi-Sensory Learning Environment together.
  • $25/month/family
  • Jan 08 - Jun 23
  • Winter/Spring 2018 (click for single day Rate info)
  • ** Session full **
  • $25/month/family
  • Apr 02 - Apr 05
  • Spring Break (Click for single day Rate info)
  • ** Session full **
Preschool Youth Teen Adult Summer and School Breaks
Parent Effectiveness Program | PEP
EFFECTIVE [ih-fek-tiv] adjective 1. adequate to accomplish a purpose; producing the intended or expected result.
Adult Education/Information On Site Parent
Parent Training & Workshops
Building on Priorities Associated with Parenting a Child with Autism
  • free
  • Jan 17 - Jan 17
  • Effective Communication With Your School Team
  • ** Session full **
  • free
  • Feb 12 - Feb 12
  • Stewards of Children: Preventing Child Sexual Abuse
  • ** Session full **
  • free
  • Feb 28 - Feb 28
  • Educated Decisions About Medications for Your Child
  • ** Session full **
  • free
  • Mar 14 - Mar 14
  • How to Read & Understand Your child's IEP
  • ** Session full **
  • free
  • Mar 28 - Mar 28
  • Introduction to Sensory Integration with Ms. Felicia
  • ** Session full **
  • free
  • Apr 11 - Apr 11
  • Autism 101
  • ** Session full **
  • free
  • Apr 25 - Apr 25
  • OPWDD Self Direction Questions & Answers
  • ** Session full **
  • free
  • May 09 - May 09
  • How to Prepare Your Child for Transition
  • ** Session full **
Adult Education/Information On Site Parent Caregiver
Personal Training
Personal training sessions tailored to the individual fitness needs and goals of the participant.
Youth Teen Adult Fitness On Site Parent Professional Sibling Caregiver
SCAN @ Nazareth
Community based after-school program for teens (ages 13 - 18) facilitated by clinicians from the Nazareth College Speech & Hearing Clinic in collaboration with AutismUp. This program is located off-site.
  • $180
  • Feb 07 - Apr 25
  • Wednesday 5:30p - 6:30p
  • ** Session full **
Teen Social Off Site
SeIf-ReguIation
SeIf-Regulation is a class that teaches participants (ages 13+) to explore ways to manage energy levels and stress using sensory based solutions to build skills.
  • $140
  • Jan 10 - Jun 20
  • Wednesdays 6:40p - 7:20p
  • ** Session full **
Teen Adult Sensory Summer and School Breaks
Skill Building
Individual sessions provided by AutismUp staff.
Preschool Youth Teen Adult Readiness Social On Site
Soccer Skills & Drills
Soccer Skills & Drills is a class designed to teach youth & teen aged boys & girls (ages 10+) the basic fundamentals of soccer. Program is located off-site.
  • $100
  • Apr 07 - Jun 23
  • Youth (10-12): Saturdays 10:15a - 11a
  • ** Session full **
  • $100
  • Apr 07 - Jun 23
  • Teens (13-19): Saturdays 10:15a - 11a
  • ** Session full **
Youth Teen Fitness Off Site
Summer Program at the YMCA
  • $550
  • Jul 09 - Aug 17
  • Camp Arrowhead, Pittsford NY - Half Day
  • ** Session full **
  • $550
  • Jul 09 - Aug 17
  • Camp Bay View, Webster NY - Half Day
  • ** Session full **
  • $950
  • Jul 09 - Aug 17
  • Camp Arrowhead, Pittsford NY - Full Day
  • ** Session full **
  • $950
  • Jul 09 - Aug 17
  • Camp Bay View, Webster NY - Full Day
  • ** Session full **
Youth Teen Social Summer and School Breaks Off Site
Teen Kinect
Teen Kinect is a social skills class for teens (ages 12 - 15) to make friends and participate in a variety of fun activities tailored to the interests of the group.
  • $80
  • Jan 13 - Jun 23
  • Saturdays 11:30a - 12:30p
  • ** Session full **
Teen Social Summer and School Breaks On Site
Teen Techies
Teen Techies is a class designed for teens and young adults (ages 16 - 21) to use interests in technology, computers, AV, and video games (including Minecraft) to engage in socialization and peer relationship development skills.
  • $80
  • Jan 11 - Jun 21
  • Thursdays 7:15p - 8:15p
  • ** Session full **
Teen Adult Social On Site
Vision in Motion
Vision in Motion is a class designed for participants (ages 3+) to utilize different visual exercises in the attempt to increase muscle strength, visual motor skills, and spatial and peripheral awareness.
  • $140
  • Jan 10 - Jun 20
  • Winter/Spring 2018
  • ** Session full **
Preschool Youth Teen Adult Sensory On Site
Youth Minecraft
Youth Minecraft is a class designed to utilize common interest to promote social skills, self-regulation and communication with peers (ages 7 - 12).
  • $80
  • Jan 11 - Jun 21
  • Thursdays 4:45p - 5:45p
  • ** Session full **
  • $80
  • Jan 11 - Jun 21
  • Thursdays 6p - 7p
  • ** Session full **
Youth Social Summer and School Breaks On Site

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