Programs & Classes

Staying Connected

Staying Connected is a social skills class designed for adults (ages 35+) to meet together to learn and gain confidence through social activities and engaging in comprehensive lesson plans.

Staying connected is a social skills class designed for adults to meet together to learn and gain confidence through social activities and lessons. The program develops skills and strategies for self-confidence, communication, social participation, and independence. Participants are part of determining curriculum and participants interests drive the discussion.

Category: Social Class

Criteria: Participants of all abilities, open to the public, demonstrating social skills covered in Alpha U (joint attention, self-awareness, emotional regulation)

Goals: Executive Functioning Skills, meta-cognition, relationship-skills

Outcomes: Planning/Forward thinking, appropriate conversational skills, peer interactions

Duration: 12 weeks

Rate: $330 / Full session

  • $330
  • Apr 09 - Jun 25
  • Thursday
    • Thursday7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adult Social On Site

AutismUp Membership

MembershipMembership to AutismUp has many benefits, including 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 Coordinator:
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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