Life Skills Program

2018 Summer Program

We are excited to announce the opening of our Life Skills Center at our Monroe Location. Our Center houses a “studio apartment” which includes a bedroom, full kitchen, laundry room, recreational room, and magnificent Sensory Gym. This therapeutic program is run by a Speech Therapist and Occupational Therapist. It is designed for children with special needs ages 10 and up. This one of a kind program teaches children daily life skills to promote independence, self advocacy, social interaction, communication, and self confidence.   

Some of the areas of focus will include:

  • Dressing 
  • Grooming/Hygiene
  • Creating/Following a Schedule
  • Meal Preparation/Kitchen Safety
  • Sorting /Doing Laundry
  • Ordering food at a restaurant/social skills at the table
  • Household tasks (sweeping, vacuuming, cleaning counters, emptying garbage) 
  • Time management/setting alarm
  • Money management
  • Working cooperatively with peers


Learn More

  

Who:  Children ages 10 and up 

What:  Learning Everyday Life Skills to Promote Independence, Self-Awareness, Social Interaction, Self-Advocacy & Communication

When:  July 2nd-August 10th: 

$150/week   4 week minimum

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 

2:00pm-5:00pm

Where:  The Life Skills Center at

The Speech Tree

104 Interchange Plaza, Suite 103

Monroe, NJ 08831

How: Call 732-617-1500 for more information and to register