Unicorn Children's Foundation offers programs to individuals around the world, eliminating geographic barriers, expanding social networks, and exposing individuals with developmental or learning challenges to educational opportunities that they would not otherwise have available. We are proud to serve communities across the US and beyond!
Our programs are largely designed for individuals with developmental and learning differences but open to the community at large!
Attention Florida residents! In addition to Lifelong Learning programs, Unicorn Children's Foundation is offering a statewide Employment Training Program giving participants the opportunity to earn industry-standard certifications in Retail, Coffee, or Hospitality. The program includes a 20 hour pre-employment internship which provides opportunities to explore career interests while applying knowledge and skills learned in a work setting. Please click for here for more information about the Employment Training Program.
Registration now open! 2023 Session 3: June 26-September 1, 2023 **Registration closes for session JUNE 18
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Virtual Program Descriptions
Job Skills Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 27 to August 29 Wednesdays (10 classes) 5:30-6:30 PM EST
Do you have a job? Do you want a job and are curious about real life situations that occur at jobs? This class supports participants to strengthen their soft skills (problem solving, time management, social interactions etc.,) while building a community with other individuals who are experiencing similar work-based situations. Through group conversations, role play and acting; participants will explore given and personal situations to problem solve and strengthen ability to be a great employee.
Zumba Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 26 to August 28 Mondays (10 classes) 5:30-6:30 PM EST
Unicorn Children's Foundation is offering a Zumba dance fitness class to the beats of hip hop, Salsa, Broadway, and more. Try out different styles of dance from different countries and cultures. You'll even have opportunities to show off your own moves. Let's move, groove, sweat and smile together. All abilities and ages are encouraged to join the party -- all you need is comfortable clothes, water, and positive vibes!!!
Personal Finance Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 29 to August 31 Thursdays (10 classes) 6:00-7:00 PM EST
This 10 week series will help participants gain important personal finance skills. This class will be hands-on and introduce some general topics like saving money, creating a budget, understanding credit, and protecting your money. Participants will feel empowered and confident while developing skills that will help them to make good decisions around spending and saving money.
Living Mindfully Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 26 to August 28 Mondays (10 classes) 11:00-12:00 PM EST
This class supports mindfulness for both the beginner and the experienced. This class will explore techniques that build an individual’s ability to self-regulate and utilize calming strategies in daily life, work and relationships. First, calming strategies will be introduced and practiced. Then supported discussions on how to utilize strategies in real life settings will take place. Strategies include meditation, pranayama (breathing), mindful eating, using the arts (drawing and acting) and yoga. Participants will gain knowledge on mindfulness practices that can help bring calm throughout their day.
Martial Arts Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 27 to August 29 Tuesdays (10 classes) 1:30-2:30 PM EST
Unicorn Children's Foundation is partnering with Homefield Fit to offer a traditional martial arts class with a modern twist! Learn traditional Kempo karate and kickboxing for self-defense all while getting an amazing workout!
Friendships & Dating Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 29 to August 31 Thursdays (10 classes) 5:00-6:00 PM EST
This course focuses on developing skills to build and maintain meaningful personal relationships. The topics to be addressed cover a wide range of subjects, including: feelings, boundaries and communication, meeting people and first impressions, planning social activities and the dating process, personal safety and sexual health, conflict resolution, and maintaining relationships.
The Three Stooges Club Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 28 to August 30 Wednesdays (10 classes) 4:15-5:15 PM EST
Hey, Porcupine!! Nyuk Nyuk Nyuk!! If you are a fan of the Three Stooges, then you know what that laugh is. But, did you know that there is more to the Three Stooges than just their slapstick? Why soitenly! So don’t be a victim of circumstance and come learn what made the Three Stooges who they were!!
Connection Club Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 26 to August 28 Mondays (10 classes) 12:30-1:30 PM EST
Come hang out and socialize in “Connection Club” where we will make new friends! We will learn about other social clubs in the community that have both virtual and in person connection opportunities. We will discuss relationships and ways to connect with people we may want to grow a relationship with by sharing different options such as special Speed Dating groups in the community for people with unique abilities, dating apps, and community options for all abilities. We will watch movies, share our favorite recipes, and favorite animals or pets. Participants will have tons of fun while connecting by sharing in a variety of ways and different topics.
Sports & Fitness Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 30 to September 1 Fridays (10 classes) 3:30-4:30 PM EST
Unicorn Children's Foundation is partnering with PROlific SPORTS to offer Sports & Fitness, where movement and fun UNITE! Each class is centered around games and activities which create optimum participation and exhilaration! Whether we are pretending to shoot a 3 pointer like Steph Curry, ski like Mikaela Shiffrin, do squats like a superhero, dance like Misty Copeland or run like a cheetah the excitement is endless! Athletes of all ages and interests are welcome to join the team!
Self-Advocacy Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 27 to August 29 Tuesdays (10 classes) 7:00-8:00 PM EST Self-Advocacy is about understanding yourself, your preferences, and interest and being able to speak up for yourself with friends, in community, and in employment. This course will teach you different skills to connect to yourself through breathing techniques and journaling that help you to find your voice. This class will also talk about how participants can make choices and clearly communicate in the workplace, with friends, and family. At the end of the session, you will have different tools you can use to feel confident.
Creative Expression Virtual class hosted via zoom
July 6 to August 24 Thursdays (8 classes) 1:00-2:00 PM EST This class is all about expressing your imagination, experiences, and feelings through art! Students will be encouraged to explore a variety of topics and share their ideas through different mediums of art including drawing, painting, collages, storytelling and more. This class is for anyone who would like to get in touch with their inner artist!
Spanish Club Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 29 to August 31 Thursdays (10 classes) 7:00-8:00 PM EST
Have you ever wanted to learn a foreign language but found traditional classes challenging or boring? Join us for Spanish Club—a fun interactive way to learn Spanish through activities such as music, games, and fun activities. This class is intended for ages 10+.
The Master of Order: Organizing Life with Efficiency & Style Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 29 to August 31 Thursdays (10 classes) 10:30-11:30 AM EST
This online course is designed to assist adults in improving their executive functioning skills. Whether you struggle with time management, organization, planning, prioritizing, or completing tasks, this course will provide you with practical tools and strategies to help you cope with challenges and thrive in your personal and professional life. Through interactive lessons, you will learn how to identify your strengths and weaknesses, set goals, improve your focus and attention span, develop healthy habits, and effectively communicate your needs and expectations to others. Let my experience and expertise help guide and empower you to take control of your life and achieve your fullest potential. So get ready to have fun, learn real-world techniques, and grow your skills and confidence.
Peace Protectors: Learning to Resolve Conflicts with Style! Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 27 to August 29 Tuesdays (10 classes) 10:30-11:30 AM EST
This course is designed to teach young adults practical conflict-resolution skills. Conflicts can arise in various settings, including school, work, and personal relationships. The course will cover various topics such as communication techniques, problem-solving skills, active listening, personal boundaries, emotional regulation, and cultural sensitivity. Let my experience and expertise help guide you using interactive exercises and real-life scenarios to identify the root causes of conflict and develop practical solutions. My approach is based on communication, empathy, and understanding. It will also incorporate role-playing exercises and group discussions to allow participants to practice and reinforce newly learned skills in a supportive environment. Every conflict has the potential for positive resolution when approached with an open mind and compassionate heart. So get ready to have fun and learn life strategies!
Science Club Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 28 to August 30 Wednesdays (10 classes) 2:45-3:45 PM EST
In science club we will take a hands-on experimental approach to science. We will explore in a fun way why some things in the world work. We will do activities such a watching our own flowers grow, learning about force through building, painting with the sun and more!
Book Nook Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 26 to August 28 Mondays (10 classes) 3:00-4:00 PM EST
Join us for an hour of adventure at the Book Nook. The Book Nook is for anyone who enjoys reading and discussing different topics based on our readings. This course will expand your reading skills and experience. The Book Nook strives to provide students with an open and safe atmosphere for students to develop an interest and appreciation for reading.
Virtual class hosted via zoom
June 30 to September 1 Fridays (10 classes) 5:00-6:00 PM EST
Do you like trivia? Do you like to play games? Do you like to have dance parties with friends? Join our Friday Fun and Games class to do all three! Strut your stuff and show off your knowledge of music, movies, shows and more!
In-Person Programs Stay tuned for upcoming virtual and hybrid programs
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