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At-home resources: Ages 13-17

Time to get busy! Check out our alternative online programming for teens. We’re updating the list regularly – check back often! Get Active | Virtual Activities | Learn Something New! | Music Session Resources| Fun & Games | Relax & Recharge | Virtual Group Activities Get Active! ACTIVITY MATERIALS NEEDED LINK TO INSTRUCTIONS At home cardio exercises - seated optionComputer or LaptopAt Home CardioChair YogaComputer or LaptopPureWowJust Dance VideosComputer or LaptopJust DanceLive Bollywood Dance Class on Sunday Mornings Levels: Kids/beginner class, 10:00am, up to age 14 Intermediate class for people with previous ...

4 ways I.C.A.N! changes lives of people with disabilities

Inclusive Community Activities, No barriers (I.C.A.N!) program through Between Friends has been improving the lives of people with special needs since beginning a few years ago. In 2017, Between Friends I.C.A.N! program is expanding, and we are thrilled to be able to offer more opportunities than ever before! Between Friends I.C.A.N! provides equal opportunity for community recreation. Rather than a participant with special needs being excluded or doing an alternate activity, community programs and camps are adapted to integrate I.C.A.N! participants as seamlessly as possible. But, I.C.A.N! is not just attending an activity or camp with your ...

programs

Between Friends' programs provide unique opportunities for individuals with disabilities to have social interaction with peers who may or may not have a disability. These shared interactions and experiences often become the foundation of understanding and lasting friendships. Social and recreational opportunities provide outlets for self-expression and self-development, promote mental and physical health, improve skills and enhance community participation. These experiences improve participants’ quality of life and also give them a chance to develop a true sense of freedom and independence. program registration information To ...