This class is tailored to adults with Down Syndrome and other intellectual disabilities. After being in this class participants can say that they have helped bring progress to Alzheimer’s research. There is no extra course fee.
The tuition for the class is $135. The Down Syndrome Association of Central Texas has some full of partial scholarships available. The application is available at this link: http://www.dsact.org/news/2014/7/21/dsact-scholarship-application .
Students must be able to sit for 20 minutes at a time. Enrollment requires participation in a pre-course orientation meeting for student and family member.
For each class, students may be dropped off by the UT Littlefield Café to socialize for 30 minutes with each other and volunteer students from UT. Class is held in the Biomedical Engineering (BME) building across from the Littlefield Café. Families can pick up their student by the café at the end of each class.
200 W. Dean Keeton Street
Austin, 78712, TX
Accessible Location: Yes
|Type of Organization||University|
|Spanish Services Offered?||No|
|Fee to Attend?||Yes|
|Financial Assistance May Be Available||Yes|
|Child Care Available?||No|
|Age Range||15 - 21, 22 and up|
|Disability Categories||Genetic Disorder, Intellectual Disability|
|This organization pertains to all disabilities?||No|
|This organization pertains to these specific diagnoses||Down Syndrome - Trisomy 21|
|Online Registration URL||https://shop.extendedcampus.utexas.edu/search/publicCourseSearchDetails.do?method=load&courseId=2281202|
|Contact Name||Jon-Pierce Shimomura|