Activities

For Everyone
  • Great Families of the Sacred Heart (GFASC), and Friends of the Sacred Heart
  • Active parent and friends group, Friends of Clelian Heights Organization (FOCHO), dedicated to providing support and information for families as well as actively raising funds annually for special programs
  • Partnerships with local church and civic organizations such as the United WayKiwanis, Knights of Columbus, Lions Clubs, and Rotary Clubs
  • Summer service outreach opportunities offered to out-of-state students from Cor Jesu Academy and Sacred Heart Academy during a four-week summer session
  • Activities with local Cub Scout, Boy Scout and Girl Scout troops
  • Local, regional and State Special Olympics: Golf, Bowling, Skiing, Swimming, Snowshoeing, and Track and Field
  • In-services and workshops for area professionals and families for skill development in various aspects of Special Services particularly in the areas of Communication, Adaptive Curriculums, Adult Vocational programming, Autism, Behavior Management, Medications, Sensory Integration Training, Estate Planning, Guardianship, and Waiver Funding
  • Collaboration with support groups for persons with disabilities and their families, providing technical assistance, cooperative training opportunities, use of our facility for meeting space and social activities
  • Partnership program with Seton Hill University Departments of Music Therapy, Art Therapy, and Special Education

For our Adult Clients
  • Continued expansion of the vocational training center through increased contract work with local businesses, including Laundry Services
  • Development, production and marketing in the community of Captain and Sandy Dog Biscuits, Clelian Scentsations Soap, and Clelian Confections made by the Clelian Center workers
  • A combination and extension of efforts with area businesses and private foundations to expand the Clelian Center supported employment and job-coaching program
  • Independent living apartments for women
  • After-work activities include: drumming, aerobics, and dances

For our Students