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Summer Camp 2017

The sign up for ASK’s 2017 Summer Camp is now upon us and we look forward to welcoming campers, staff and volunteers both old and new! The camp this year runs over four weeks from the 17th July until the 11th of August and we are looking forward to enjoying our new location at Institut [...]

2018-09-30T19:52:36+02:00May 15th, 2017|Announcement, ASK Programme, Children's activity|Comments Off on Summer Camp 2017

What we do at ASK’s Social Skills Group

Here at ASK-All Special Kids, we are all too aware that many children with learning differences and special educational needs often miss out on a rich and rewarding social life as interaction with their peers can be challenging.  Some of our children just find it hard to mix in with others and to learn the [...]

2018-09-30T19:52:36+02:00January 25th, 2016|article, ASK Programme|Comments Off on What we do at ASK’s Social Skills Group

Ice Skating for Kids’ & Teens’ Social Outing in December

Saturday 12 December 2015 dawned cold, crisp and sunny, the perfect conditions for an ASK Kids’ & Teens’ Social Outing to the winter ice rink at Grand-Saconnex. The children arrived bang on time, eager to get skating, and, after pairing up with their student volunteer, had a fantastic time on the ice under the brilliant [...]

2018-09-30T19:52:36+02:00January 17th, 2016|ASK Programme, Children's activity|Comments Off on Ice Skating for Kids’ & Teens’ Social Outing in December

ASK Summer Camp 2015 – Week 4

The last week of camp has been SUPERB! Our theme this week was Story telling so the first thing we did was make story books - we had stories about trains, spiders, the titanic and superheroes! We also spent a lot of time in the art room doing tye dye t-shirts, making photo frames and [...]

2018-09-30T19:52:37+02:00August 14th, 2015|ASK Programme, Camp photos|Comments Off on ASK Summer Camp 2015 – Week 4

Parent Testimonials for ASK Summer Camp 2014

“We’re really delighted with the great time Rafael had with the whole ASK team. Knowing the difficulty our son has to adapt to a new environment, we couldn’t believe he was feeling "at home" already by the second day! He clearly showed it to us on Tuesday morning, when he had put his shoes on [...]

2015-08-03T17:34:08+02:00August 25th, 2014|ASK Programme, Parents|Comments Off on Parent Testimonials for ASK Summer Camp 2014

Kids’ & Teens’ Social

New volunteers Janice and Sharnti have done an excellent job, re-launching our Kids’ and Teens’ Socials.  The Saturday excursion to a Pizzeria was a great success and enjoyed by everyone who attended.  Preparations are already underway for the next outing, please get in touch if you would like to come and join in or give [...]

2014-09-15T09:24:17+02:00May 18th, 2014|Announcement, ASK Programme|Comments Off on Kids’ & Teens’ Social

In the spotlight – ASK’s Social Skills Programme

ASK's Social Skills programme offers a variety of activities to help children develop and practise their co-operative and play abilities (sharing, taking turns, learning to compromise).   The programme also seeks to improve their behaviour within a group (staying calm, participating in collective activities, listening to others, having a respectful attitude); their understanding of emotions [...]

2018-09-30T19:52:41+02:00March 28th, 2014|ASK Programme|Comments Off on In the spotlight – ASK’s Social Skills Programme