Exercise & Social Skills for Youth on the Autism Spectrum

The Ragsdale Family YMCA is offering an exercise and social skills program for youth and teens on the autism spectrum. The program is designed to get kids active and nurture their potential while in a safe environment. The program is led by UNCG students and founded and funded by the David and Donna Griffin Foundation. Weekly activities range from games, sports, swimming, yoga, and so much more! Our goal is to empower youth to improve their physical fitness, social skills, and foster healthy habits.

Cost: Free

Program Dates: Sundays; September 9th – November 4th

Program Times:

  • Grades 1st – 5th: 2:30-3:45pm
  • Grades 6th – 12th: 4:00-5:15pm

HOW TO GET INVOLVED? Please fill out an application at the Ragsdale Family YMCA and you will be notified upon acceptance to the program.

If you register online please note you must still fill out the below Application.


For more information contact Marlee Rindal, Ragsdale Wellness Director, at 336.882.9622.