Wellness and Recreation


Age Group Served

Dates Offered

MS-HS, Adult S-A

Monthly (3rd Wednesdays)

Monthly (1st Fridays)

Buddy Walk®

All Ages

Oct 4, 2020 – registration opening soon!

Elem, MS-HS

Hopeful return in March, April, May 2021

Elem School Aged Events


June, July and August

All Ages

December 2020

Spring Picnic

All Ages


Elem, MS-HS, Adult S-A

June, July, August

Summer Buddy Group Chats

MS-HS, Adult S-A

July and August

Summer Buddy BINGO

MS-HS, Adult S-A

July and August

Education and Skills

MS-HS, Adult S-A, Parent, Cmty

Quarterly: Jan 21, Apr 22, Jul 22, Oct 21

Books and Buddies


June and July

MS-HS, Adult S-A, Parent

Cooking Classes in Spring and Fall

Cooking Challenges in Summer and Winter

MS-HS, Adult S-A, Parent

Feb, May, Nov

MS-HS, Adult S-A

Proposed six week sessions offered to different age groups Feb/Mar and Sept/Oct details coming.

Shaving Clinic

MS-HS, Adult S-A, Parent

Proposed April 2021

Shoe Tying Clinic

Elem, MS-HS, Adult S-A, Parent


Elem, Parent

Jan 9, Feb 20, Mar 20, Apr 17, May 15, Jun 5, Sept, Oct, Nov 2021

Parents/Family Support



Inf-Tod, Parents


Quarterly – Jan 23, Apr 10, July 10, Sept 18

Parent to Parent Support 

Parents/Adult Siblings

On Demand; For one-on-one parent support, please contact DSANV Director of Parent Support at 703-621-7129 or

Parent Webinars

Parent, Cmty

Feb, Apr, Jun, Aug, Oct, Dec

Play Groups (by County)

Inf-Tod, Parent

Year Round

Key of Age Group Served

Inf-Tod – Infant and Toddlers 0-5

Elem – Elementary aged 5-13

MS-HS – Middle school and High school aged 13-18

Adult S-A -Self-Advocates (individuals with an intellectual/developmental disability, or IDD) aged 18+

Parent – All ages

Cmty – Community all ages