The Children's Webb  |  STAIR


 

The Children’s Webb

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The Children’s Webb is a therapeutic, educational/recreational, four-week summer program for children, ages 5-14.  It is operated by the Webb Schools, state accredited special education facilities located in Hartford and Cheshire, Connecticut.  The staff includes special education teachers and administrators, licensed clinicians, and Bachelor’s level counselors who have extensive experience with special needs children.
 
Program Dates: July 7 through August 1, 2014
Program Hours: Monday through Friday
8:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Locations: The Institute of Living
200 Retreat Avenue, Hartford 
Program Coordinator:  (860) 545-7238
The Webb School at Cheshire
725 Jarvis Street, Cheshire 
Program Coordinator:  (203) 272-8395 ext. 102
 
The program, aimed at providing the students with a happy, safe, and productive summer includes:
  • Academic Program – Students spend two hours a day on academic work. At the conclusion of the program, a progress report is completed and forwarded to parents and the school district.
  • Socialization/Behavior Program – Social and behavioral skill development are a prime focus of the program. The 3 to 1 staff ratio allows for students to learn how to successfully interact with peers and adults.
  • Enrichment – Children participate in art, music, science, sports, and social studies activities. Field trips are a regular part of the program experience.
  • Therapeutic – A mental health clinician is available to provide consultation to the program and to students’ families. Students participate in weekly social and life skills groups. If requested, a progress summary is sent to treating clinicians. A full time nurse can administer medication and/or provide medical service.
  • Swimming and Outdoor Play – Children participate in frequent swimming opportunities. Sports, games, and instruction take advantage of the outdoors.
For information please call:
Hartford (860) 545-7238, Cheshire (203) 272-8395


 
STAIR (Successful Teens Accepting Individual Responsibilities)
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The STAIR program provides students in grades 8-12 with a four-week opportunity to prepare for real life experiences. This quality program focuses on practical education and on life, social, and prevocational skills. Students may qualify for educational or community service credit.
 
Program Dates: July 7 through August 1, 2014
Program Hours: Monday through Friday
8:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Locations: The Grace S. Webb High School
The Institute of Living
200 Retreat Avenue, Hartford 
Program Coordinator:  (860) 545-7238

Some examples of the activities include:
  • Budgeting and banking
  • Meal planning and cooking
  • Service projects and volunteer work
  • Consumer education
  • Healthy living, exercise, and leisure activities
For information please call:
Hartford (860) 545-7238