Programs & Classes

Teen Kinect (In-Person)

Teen Kinect is a social skills class designed for older teens (ages 12-15) to meet together to learn and gain confidence through social activities and engaging in comprehensive lesson plans.

Teen Kinect is a social skills class designed for teens to meet together to learn and gain social skills through group lessons, games, and activities. AutismUp staff follow lesson plans developed to teach social skills for each specific class. The focus of this class is to learn relationship-building, self-awareness, group dynamics, and executive-functioning skills. The program develops skills and strategies for group participation and managing social interactions. Teen Kinect is a great opportunity to enjoy fun activities while building confidence and friendships.

Category: Social Class

Ages: 12-15

Criteria: Participants of all abilities, open to the public

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

Outcomes: Attention to task, social participation, recognizing emotions and appropriate responses in self and others

Duration: 12 weeks

Rate: $415

  • $415
  • Apr 22 - Jul 08
  • Saturdays (9:30-10:25a)
    • Saturday9:30am - 10:25am
Teen Social On Site




Meet Ups

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 Dashboard. 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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