The STEP Ahead youth enrichment program offers free afterschool/ summer camp activities for high school students with special needs. In partnership with Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-CDPS), the program facilitates the shift from high school to the workforce through:
- Job training activities
- Financial literacy activities
- Life skills activities and social skill lessons
- Civic Engagement activities
- Field trips
Our goal is to prepare the participants with the tools and experience necessary in order to ensure a comfortable and successful transition.
Students with intellectual disabilities between the ages of 14 and 22 are eligible for the program.
The program is staffed with M-DCPS certified teachers, experienced counselors and a professional work team.
Summer Registration is now open for the STEP Ahead’s VIRTUAL Summer Camp.
VIRTUAL Summer Camp Activities include: Virtual Field trips, Art, Civic Engagement and Social Skills activities Virtual Summer Camp be held from 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM using the ZOOM platform. Participants will be encouraged to log on at 8:45 AM. Lunch/ Snack will be provided by the program as a grab and go component for all registered participants at 2590 W 76 Street, Hialeah FL 33016 from 11:00 AM -2:00 PM.
To Register please access the online registration links below and send completed registration to email@example.com.
Please download the registration first and save before completing. Once the registration is complete, save your completed document as a PDF with your child’s name listed before sending.
Parents may be required to bring the following Required Documents to completed registration if needed:
- Copy of student’s birth certificate or passport
- Copy of the student’s Individualized Education Program (IEP)
- Copy of utility bill
- Current photo of student
- Current report card Opens a New Window.
The City of Hialeah’s STEP Ahead Youth Enrichment program is funded in part by The Children’s Trust. The Trust is a dedicated source of revenue established by voter referendum to improve the lives of children and families in Miami-Dade County.