Programs & Classes

Exploring Play

Exploring Play is designed for preschoolers (ages 3 - 5) and focuses on skill development through play.

Exploring play is a class designed for preschoolers, ages 3-5.  Research indicates the benefits of play include skill development in many areas such as motor, social, emotional and cognitive.  AutismUp staff will facilitate play through incidental teaching, allowing the participant to learn in a natural and fun environment.

Ages: 3 - 5

Staffing: 2 : 1

Focus: Social Skills

Criteria: Participants of all abilities / Open to the public

Goals: 1 - Communicate needs & preferences

           2 - Participate in variety of play activities & socialize with peers

           3 - Maintain regulated state, with cues and sensory input.

Duration: 24 weeks

Rate: $ 140 / Monthly installments

         $ 840 / Full 6 month session

Instructor: Jan Steuart

  • $140
  • Jan 10 - Jun 20
  • Wednesdays 4:10p - 4:50p
    • Wednesday4:10am - 4:50am
  • $140
  • Jan 13 - Jun 23
  • Saturdays 10:45a - 11:25a
    • Saturday10:45am - 11:25am
Preschool Readiness Social On Site

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How to register:

  1. Complete a Family Profile using our online form.  This must be completed prior to registering for programs.  If you already have one on file, proceed to step 2.
  2. Complete an online Program Registration form here. *Our registration system allows for the addition of multiple participants on one profile and form.
  3. You will receive a an email confirmation upon completion of your registration.


  • A representative of AutismUp will contact you by phone if there are any issues with your registration.
  • To apply for a scholarship, please complete a Scholarship Request Form and send the first two pages of your most recent tax return to:  AutismUp, Attention: Program Office.
  • Installment billing is available to all families at no extra cost.  Contact to arrange.
  • Gift cards are available for purchase and redeemable towards the cost of any class, program, workshop, or special event.  

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