YMS Special Stars is a soccer program designed for children and young adults who have been diagnosed with autism or Asperger’s syndrome. This program is dedicated to engaging children on the autism spectrum in specially adapted soccer skill building and soccer games supervised by a group of volunteers. No prior soccer experience is necessary. Practices and games are structured to provide a stress free opportunity for special Athletes to engage in soccer and fosters social skill building and interactions between the Athletes and the Volunteers.
- Open to boys and girls ages 3 through 19
- Location: Edgewood Elementary School
- Game Dates: Sundays 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7 (*No games on 10/10/21*)
- Game Times: 3:00-4:00 pm
- Fee: $50.00 per season