Autism social skills groups starting soon

Three new, age-specific, social skills groups will be offered this fall at the LOGAN Autism Learning Center – Southwest Michigan. The groups will meet one day a week for a total of six weeks at the center, 1651 E. Nickerson Avenue, Benton Harbor

The cost is $10 per session or $55 for the six-week series.

Two separate groups for adolescents

Two of the groups will meet from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, beginning September 12. Additional dates for these two groups will be September 19, 26; October 3, 11 and 17.

The intermediate group will be geared for children in late elementary and early middle-school grades, typically fourth-grade to seventh-grade.

The older group will be for teens and young adults, those in late middle school, high school and older.

Both groups will be limited to 10 children each.

One group for beginners

The beginners group for younger children, typically those in elementary school, will meet from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Thursdays, beginning September 13. Additional dates for this group will be September 20, 27;  October 4, 11 and 18.

This age group will be limited to 8 children.

Enrollment information

To enroll, or for more information, please contact:

Pam Shuster

The deadline for enrolling is September 6.

Each child who enrolls must complete a Social Skills profile. Click here to print one out.  Parents or guardians who completed the profile previously do not need to submit one again.