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

  • $450
  • Sep 23 - Dec 23
  • AlphaU I: Saturdays (10:45-11:40a)
    • Saturday10:45am - 11:40am
  • $450
  • Sep 23 - Dec 23
  • AlphaU II: Saturdays (1:15-2:10p)
    • Saturday1:15pm - 2:10pm
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Join a community of parents, professionals and people who get it and enjoy complimentary support services, training & information, registration notices, member events, and more.



How to register:

Click here to access the AutismUp class registration system. First time registrants will need to create a family account prior to enrolling in classes.

To apply for a scholarship, please complete a Scholarship Request Form and provide the first two pages of your most recent tax return. Scan and send via email, Or, mail to:

ATTN: Program Office
50 Science Parkway
Rochester NY, 14620

Gift cards are available for purchase and redeemable towards the cost of any class.

Please contact us with questions or concerns:

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

Questions specific to payment, billing, invoicing & finances:
P: (585) 248-9011, ext. 105

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