After School Programs for Middle and High School Students with Autism

After School Programs for Middle and High School Students with Autism

Middle School

Charlie's Gift

Center for Autism and Related Disorders
1048 W. Ogden Ave., Suite 130
Downers Grove, IL 60521
Phone: (630) 323-7500 x239
Email: charliesgift@att.net

Group focuses on building social, play and daily living skills.


Chicago Park District - Vittum Park (After School Programs) 

Vittum Park-Special Recreation/Homework Help and Reading Program
5010 W. 50th St.
Chicago, IL 60638
(773) 798-1747
Cook County

This program not only provides help with homework but also an adaptive reading program for comprehension, reading and ability levels.

When: 4-5 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Ages: 8 years and up.
Cost: free.


Giant Steps

Recreation Center
2500 Cabot Drive
Lisle, IL 60532
Phone: (630) 864-3800

Provides children with year round after school activities designed to supplement education. Programs will be customized to fit each student's needs within five service domains: cognitive, communication, social/emotional, motor and creative.


Have Dreams

515 Busse Highway, Suite 150
Park Ridge, IL 60068
Phone: (847) 685-0250

Provides after school, weekend, and special programs. Program starts at 4:15 p.m. Social games and swim programs.


Marwen

833 North Orleans Street
Chicago, IL 60610
Phone: (312) 944-2418

Free visual arts, college and career programming for Chicago’s young people from under-resourced communities and schools in middle through high school.

High School

Giant Steps

Recreation Center
2500 Cabot Drive
Lisle, IL 60532
Phone: (630) 864-3800

Provides children with year round after school activities designed to supplement education. Programs will be customized to fit each student's needs within five service domains: cognitive, communication, social/emotional, motor and creative.


Charlie's Gift

Center for Autism and Related Disorders
1048 W. Ogden Ave., Suite 130
Downers Grove, IL 60521
Phone: (630) 323-7500 x239
Email: charliesgift@att.net

Group focuses on building social, play and daily living skills.


Chicago Park District - Vittum Park (After School Programs) 

Vittum Park-Special Recreation/Homework Help and Reading Program
5010 W. 50th St.
Chicago, IL 60638
(773) 798-1747
Cook County

This program not only provides help with homework but also an adaptive reading program for comprehension, reading and ability levels.

When: 4-5 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Ages: 8 years and up.
Cost: free.


Have Dreams

515 Busse Highway, Suite 150
Park Ridge, IL 60068
Phone: (847) 685-0250

Provides after school, weekend, and special programs. Program starts at 4:15 p.m. Social games and swim programs.


Marwen

833 North Orleans Street
Chicago, IL 60610
Phone: (312) 944-2418

Free visual arts, college and career programming for Chicago’s young people from under-resourced communities and schools in middle through high school.