Newtown Youth and Family Services

Life Skills

The Life Skills Program is for young adults with social difficulties or Autism Spectrum Disorders to increases knowledge and the skills necessary for everyday living.

Life Skills is made possible by
Fairfield County's Community
Foundation grant program which
allows young adults to have
training/credentials leading to
career opportunities.

Focus Areas:
  • Career Planning
  • Personal Finance
  • Nutrition, Food Safety, Food Preparation & Cooking
  • Household Care, Cleaning & Maintenance
  • And More!



Life Skills

Life Skills
Operates on an ongoing seasonal cycle; one winter session and one spring session. Each session is 5 weeks long and the group meets bi-weekly.

Life Skills: For Adults 18 - 35 years old, meets on bi-weekly Mondays from 5:30 - 7:00 PM.

Spring Session Schedule:
April 8th
April 22nd
May 6th
May 20th
June 3rd


Life Skills Spring Session Plan

All prospective participants MUST meet with Adam Horvath,
Autism Recreation & Sibshops Coordinator prior to joining the program. Please email or call (203) 270 - 4335.