Andy Greenwood, a Next Step program supervisor, and Megan Markloff, a family support worker at the Fraser Valley Child Development Centre, are getting ready for the Lego Assisted Social Skills Camp this summer. (Submitted photo)

Andy Greenwood, a Next Step program supervisor, and Megan Markloff, a family support worker at the Fraser Valley Child Development Centre, are getting ready for the Lego Assisted Social Skills Camp this summer. (Submitted photo)

Summer camps offered in Abbotsford for kids with autism

Three camps hosted by Fraser Valley Child Development Centre

The Fraser Valley Child Development Centre (FVCDC) in Abbotsford is offering three half-day summer camps for kids with autism.

Get in the Game – a gross motor- and social-skills group – runs July 9 to 13 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Terry Fox elementary (3071 Babich St.).

Coding and Robotics with Friends takes place July 30 to Aug. 3 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the FVCDC (32855 Ventura Ave.).

The Lego Assisted Social Skills Camp – a camp about Lego-building techniques – runs Aug. 20 to 24 from 1 to 5 p.m., also at FVCDC.

To register or for more information, call Kari at the Fraser Valley Child Development Centre, 604-852-2686, local 237.

The programs can be paid for with autism funding through the Ministry of Child and Family Development.