Amplify Life's September Program 

       Urban Air- Friday, September 10th 4:30PM-7:30PM

       Urban Air Adventure Park is a fun and interactive facility filled with many attractions. To make the program run smoothly, we will have families/caregivers drop off participants at Amplify Life as well as pick up. We will be having pizza, chips, and water.

What time? Drop Off at Amplify Life: 4:30pm. Pick Up: 7:30pm 

Where? Amplify Life 480 Galletti Way Unit 2 Sparks, NV 89431.           

Cost: $30/ per client. SRC may be used to pay for the program.  

To register: Please sign up via Camp Brain, Space is limited.

Buddy Walk 2021- Saturday, September 18th 8:00AM-10:AM

 

Come support your Amplify Life staff at the Buddy Walk. We will have a booth set up with treats, craft section. In addition, one of our participants Noah will be here next to us selling his homemade blankets!

Where? Greater Nevada Field Baseball Park.

·       GSR Bowling- Friday, September 24th 4:30PM-7:30PM

Bring you’re A-GAME, as we compete against each other at bowling! We will be serving Port of subs sandwiches, chips, and water for dinner.

What time? Drop Off at Amplify Life: 4:30pm. Pick Up: 7:30pm 

Where? Amplify Life 480 Galletti Way Unit 2 Sparks, NV 89431.  

Cost: $25/ per client. SRC may be used to pay for the program.

To register: Please sign up via Camp Brain, Space is limited.

     To register click here.

Amplify Life WORKS! Camps

A Pre-Vocational Camp for Special Needs Youth in Nevada

Session October 4-8, 2021.

What is Amplify Life WORKS?

A transitional camp designed to empower students with cognitive and developmental disabilities, by providing insight, knowledge, and tools to help prepare them to embrace their future. The program focuses on academic enrichment and opportunity, socialization, independent living skills, including self-advocacy skills (derived from the Path to Independence program at UNR), and integrated work experiences and career skills that lead to gainful employment.

 

Whom is the program for? Middle school and high school students, as well as recent graduates exploring transition to the workplace, ages 14 to 22, with an intellectual, developmental, or learning disability.

 

What will I learn? This program is available to 25 participants. The fun and interactive lessons facilitate vocational awareness and opportunities. The educational techniques we utilize to implement our lessons include, worksheets, visuals, virtual job shadows, videos, community outings etc. Clients are going to learn about life after high school, including adult life skills. We will teach our students how to find a job, create a resume, apply for a job, and an individual mock interview. All our lessons are adapted to suit all learning style according to our assigned clients. In addition, we also have fun interactive activities that promote social skills amongst peers. At the same time allowing clients to exercise their critical thinking skills.

Program Details

Camp Cost: Free to 25 lucky students

 

Program Dates: October 4-8, 2021 – Monday-Friday. 9:00AM-3:00PM.

Location: Amplify Life Skills & Recreational Center 480 Galletti Way, Bldg. 2 Sparks, NV 89431.  

 

To register: Call our office today to see if this program is right for your young adult. (775)560-9389 (775)560-6211.

 

Amplify Life WORKS! is made possible thanks to a generous grant from the State of Nevada, Department of Employment, Training, and Rehabilitation (DETR).

 

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