Additional Services

Teaching Garden

Garden-based learning is an educational supplemented instructional strategy that incorporates hands-on activities and strengthens academic, personal, and social skills. In addition, gardens allow individuals with special needs to develop life skills in areas such as nutrition, leadership, and decision making.

To help Ability Connection fund this opportunity, reach out to info@kinsta.cloud or call 214-351-2500.

Health, Fitness and Nutrition Studio

The Ability Connection Health, Fitness, and Nutrition Studio is an all-inclusive studio that provides adapted physical and recreational activity with a strong emphasis on overall nutrition and wellness.

Activities include:

  • Individual assessments and screenings
  • Adaptive mobility training
  • Adaptive yoga
  • Adaptive Dance
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Nutritional Education and Fitness Classes
  • Special Olympics Training

To help Ability Connection fund this opportunity and/or volunteer, reach out to info@kinsta.cloud or call 214-351-2500.

Community Inclusion

Our Community Inclusion program helps our members integrate themselves into the community by supporting them as they expand their comfort zones! Ability Connection has strongly believed since our beginning that a person with a disability should be able to enjoy the same community offerings as their non-disabled peers.

Our Community Inclusion program frequently involves our members in the local community through events, activities and public organizations. To see what activities our members have coming up download our community inclusion calendar.

Activity Schedule
Community Inclusion

To help Ability Connection fund this opportunity and/or volunteer, reach out to info@kinsta.cloud or call 214-351-2500.

Assistive Technology Center

The Ability Connection Assistive Technology Center is an all-inclusive technology training center that helps individuals with disabilities gain access to products that can improve their daily lives through the ever-changing world of technology.

Assistive Technology (AT) is any item, piece of equipment, or product system that is used to increase, maintain, or improve functional capabilities of individuals with disabilities and that helps them carry out daily activities and maintain a healthy and independent lifestyle.

Activities include:

  • Audio and e-training
  • Augmentative communication devices
  • Beeping or vibrating prompts and alerts
  • Assistive hearing devices
  • Voice activated computers
  • Video print enlargers (CCTVs)
  • Visual mapping software

To help Ability Connection fund this opportunity, reach out to info@kinsta.cloud or call 214-351-2500.

Independent Living Studio

The Ability Connection Independent Living Studio teaching prepares and supports adults who want to live on their own. Each client works with their Life Change instructor and their case manager, who creates an individual progress plan to set achievable goals to improve cognitive and motor skills.

Each individual’s progress plan includes:

  • Independent Living Skills
  • Inclusion Social Development
  • Continuing Education
  • Vocational Skills
  • Health & Nutrition

To help Ability Connection expand this program throughout our client base, contact info@kinsta.cloud or call 214-351-2500.

Adaptive Art

Adaptive Art allows members to use their fine motor skills and unleash their creativity to design various art projects. Individuals work with their classroom teacher in a small group setting to learn all about technique.

To help Ability Connection expand this program throughout our client base, contact info@kinsta.cloud or call 214-351-2500.

 

Ability connection member adaptive art therapy
Ability connection member adaptive art therapy