Programs & Classes

AlphaU (In-Person)

AlphaU is a social skills class designed for older teens and young adults (ages 16+) to meet together to learn and gain confidence through social activities and engaging in comprehensive lesson plans.

Alpha U is a comprehensive social skills class. Lesson Plans include group discussion, games, and activities tailored to age-appropriate skill levels. The focus of this class is to learn relationship-building, problem-solving, and executive functioning skills. The program develops skills and strategies for social communication and social awareness. Alpha U is a great opportunity to enjoy fun activities while building confidence and friendships.

Category: Social Class

Ages: 16-29

Criteria: Participants of all abilities, open to the public

Goals: Relationship building, problem-solving, and executive functioning skills

Outcomes: Confidence, Friendships

Duration: 12 weeks

Rate: $360

  • $360
  • Sep 18 - Dec 11
  • AlphaU I: Saturdays (10:45-11:40a)
    • Saturday10:45am - 11:40am
  • $360
  • Sep 18 - Dec 11
  • AlphaU II: Saturdays (1:15-2:10p)
    • Saturday1:15pm - 2:10pm
Teen Adult Social On Site

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Click here to register for classes. First times enrollees will be required to create a new family account.


Membership to AutismUp has many benefits, including family navigation, access to a broad array of complimentary support services, registration notices, special events and more.



How to register:

Click here to register for classes and to access the new AutismUp Dashboard. If you are using our new registration system, CampSite, for the first time you will be required to create a new family account before enrolling in any classes/programs.


  • To apply for a scholarship, please complete a Scholarship Request Form and send the first two pages of your most recent tax return to:

    Attn: Program Office
    50 Science Parkway
    Rochester NY, 14620

    or scan and send via email,

  • Gift cards are available for purchase and redeemable towards the cost of any class, program, workshop, or special event.

Feel free to contact us anytime with questions or concerns:

Program Director:
Craig Jones
P: (585) 248-9011 ext. 116

If you have questions specific to payment, billing, invoicing and finances please contact:
P: (585) 248-9011 ext. 105

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