Play Pals Early Learning Center

KGH Play Pals is an educational program dedicated to the success of preschool children moving towards their kindergarten experience. Play Pals is specifically designed for children ages 3-5 years old with an autism spectrum diagnosis.

Your child will receive:

  • An initial assessment
  • Curriculum designed by KGH that aligns with state standards
  • Developmentally appropriate educational experiences
  • Individualized instruction to maximize learning
  • Systematic fading of 1:1 support
  • Quarterly progress report updates
  • IEP support
  • Transition support to kindergarten placement

Our classroom, outside space, playground and toy town create a fun and motivating environment for our young learners:

  • Reading corner
  • Circle time area
  • Independent work table
  • Snack and group table
  • Sensory exploration area
  • Arts and crafts area

Our team of professionals are dedicated to meeting the specific needs of your child and your family.

  • Board Certified Behavior Analysts
  • ABA Therapists    
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Speech Therapists
  • Senior Board Certified Behavior Analyst
  • Licensed Clinical Social Workers
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Family Support Specialists

Play Pals is directed by a Board Certified Behavior Analyst, PhD. Each classroomis taught by a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and/or Special Education Teacher who oversees the individualized programming for our early learners.  Your child will receive additional support from our ABA Therapists within the Play Pals classroom. Our Play Pals educational team is dedicated to preparing your child for a successful kindergarten year!

Scheduling Options:

Play Pals runs 4 days per week: Mon, Tue, Thur, and Fri

Morning or afternoon sessions are available:

•  9am-11:30am*
•  1pm-3:30pm

*Option to enroll your child in Lunch Bunch (11:30-12:00pm), a group tailored to teach kids how to follow an eating routine, meal time etiquette, and socialize with peers.

Are you interested in Play Pals, but need a full day program? KGH can provide your child with morning or afternoon 1:1 ABA therapy. Your Play Pals Lead Instructor will work closely with your comprehensive KGH therapy team to bridge your child’s educational experience with their individual therapy goals. We believe this allows your child to get the most from Play Pals, while achieving superior collaboration between Play Pals and your child’s ABA program. 

Play Pals is billable to your insurance company. KGH is an in-network provider for many major health insurance plans.