Elementary Best Buddies (Grades 3-5): Open to all schools 

This registration site is ONLY FOR STUDENTS RECEIVING SPECIAL EDUCATION SERVICES THROUGH AN IEP, 504 OR DCAP.  PLEASE REGISTER ON THE NON-IEP REGISTRATION SITE IF YOUR CHILD DOES NOT RECEIVE SERVICES.  Registration opens Tuesday, November 19 at 6:00PM

Begins January 7, 9 sessions 

Best Buddies provides peer buddy and social thinking training opportunities as well as many field trips and social activities for ALL students to participate!   Best Buddies enhances a caring, compassionate and social school community that encourages peer to peer support and acceptance of differences.  Program sessions will alternate between on-site social thinking and team building activities as well as field trips.  

Selected Best Buddies are expected to commit to ALL sessions, attendance is mandatory for continued participation in the program.  There are a set number of slots reserved for students who receive Special Education services.  If those reserved spaces do not fill by November 22, all remaining slots are filled first come, first served. 

Primary Instructor(s):  Angela Lang (School Psychologist), Meaghan Baird (SPED Teacher), Sabrina Daniels (SPED Teacher)

Time: Tuesdays 4:00-5:30pm (later for field trip days)                                                                                                     Schedule will be given in advance  

Location: Jenkins School        

Fee: $0 Best Buddies Programs are fully sponsored by CORSE

Sponsored by:

Scituate CORSE Foundation (Community of Resources for Special Education) 

Registration Information: 

programregistration@corsefoundation.org

www.corsefoundation.org

 


Register Now! 

If you are registering more than one child, you will need to register under 2 different email addresses.  We apologize for this inconvenience, but it is a requirement of this particular software.

PLEASE NOTE: There is sometimes a glitch in the constant contact system where some registrations get reset to blank before proceeding to Paypal. The company is aware of the issue and working on it. Please try again immediately and it should go through. If it does not, email corsefoundation@comcast.net and we will register you. 

PLEASE REMEMBER:  To keep our programs as affordable as possible, CORSE supplements 75%-100% of all our programming costs and is run entirely by unpaid volunteers.  Thus, our administrative overhead is only 4.9%. In order to continue our beneficial programs, please consider a donation to CORSE. ALL donations are greatly appreciated!  

The CORSE Foundation (Community of Resources for Special Education) was established by a group of dedicated parents and educators to raise funds to provide high quality and affordable programming, training and resources that will benefit children with special needs, their parents and educators throughout South Shore Massachusetts.  CORSE has designed an innovative model within a blended framework of integrated and specialized social, academic, recreation, therapeutic and work skills development programs so children with special needs can reach their full potential.  Our variety of programs are staffed appropriately through customized staffing ratios and special education expertise so ALL children, those with and without special needs, can successfully participate together within their community.  


For 2019, these programs have been generously supported by grant funding received from the Grace E. Brooks Trust, Evan Henry Foundation, Edwin Phillips Foundation, South Shore Playhouse Associates, Rockland Trust Charitable Foundation as well as our community fundraising supporters.