Leisure Programs

FAR’s Fantastic Friday Night Parties

Ages 13 and up

Third Friday of each month, 6:30-8:30 PM, with Ms. Mary

Free for client and caregivers due to a Grant for 17-18

First Presbyterian Church’s Knox Auditorium, 1669 W Maple Rd, Birmingham, MI 48009 (map)

Catch the perfect combination of friends, snacks and fun at the Friday Night Parties! These monthly themed events include games, crafts, dancing, snacks and more.

Prerequisites: None

Pre-registration is strongly encouraged.

Send an email to [email protected] or call 248.646.3347.

To receive email invitations preceding each party, send us an email at [email protected].

2017 Fantastic Friday Night Party Schedule

  • Sept.15,2017
  • Oct. 20, 2017
  • Jan 19, 2018
  • Feb 16, 2018
  • Mar 9, 2018
  • April 20, 2018
  • May 18,2018
  • June 15, 2018

Ask a therapist if this program is right for you.

Social Connections

Ages 17 and up

Tuesdays 6:00-7:30 PM

Enrollment limited to 10 participants

First Presbyterian Church, 1669 W Maple Rd, Birmingham, MI 48009 (map) and Other Locations

Enjoy meeting new people and going to new places? Then FAR’s Social Connections group is the place to be!  While home base is at FAR, this group frequently explores community hot spots and encourages group members to step out of their comfort zone.

Prerequisites: To enroll, participants must already be able to communicate (verbally or with adaptive devices), follow-directions, interact well with peers, and make safe choices for themselves.

Ask a therapist if this program is right for you.

Social Connections Group Celebrating St. Patrick's Day

Social Connections Group Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day

Food 4 Life

Adults 18 and up

Tuesdays 4-5 PM

Enrollment limited to 4 participants

First Presbyterian Church, 1669 W Maple Rd, Birmingham, MI 48009 (map)

Feed your inner foodie in Food 4 Life!  This cooking class encourages healthy food choices through the planning and cooking of weekly menu items.  Other life-skills such as kitchen safety, nutrition and basic meal etiquette are included as well.

Prerequisites: To enroll, participants must already be able to work independently with supervision, follow directions, have a strong sense of safety awareness, and work cooperatively with others.

Ask a therapist if this program is right for you.