Covey Connects

Making art, memories, and friends

Covey Connects is a series of virtual and in-person classes taught by friendly, knowledgeable, and engaging instructors. Through Covey Connects, adults with disabilities learn new skills, explore creative endeavors, and, most importantly, work toward living full and meaningful lives.

Our Recreational & Social Activities

Recreational and Social

Social isolation can lead to anxiety, depression, and manifest into physical health problems. By being active, getting out in the greater community, and pursuing fun hobbies and interests, Covey Connects helps individuals gain confidence in social settings, so they can be more successful at building connections and forming positive relationships.

Example Activities

  • Diner’s Club (visiting local restaurants)
  • Bowling
  • Fishing
  • Gaming
  • Day Trips (shopping, farmers markets, zoo, and more!)
  • Live Entertainment (sporting events, concerts, and more!)
  • Dances and Parties

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Covey kids look at a map at the zoo.

Educational and Skill-Building

Heavily focused on creating opportunities that foster personal growth, this path of Covey Connects is dedicated to developing daily living skills that help individuals gain control and confidence in their lives. By learning everyday skills, individuals are able to live more independently and experience joy in their day-to-day activities.

Example Activities

  • Health and Wellness: Yoga, swimming, walking club, nutrition, mindfulness, and Zumba
  • Internet Safety and Technology Skills
  • Reading and Writing
  • Cooking and Baking
  • Gardening
  • Librarian Learns/Public Library
  • Public Transportation

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Covey clients cooking in the kitchen.

Exploration and Discovery

The opportunity to explore and discover new hobbies and interests is what makes life exciting! Individuals are encouraged to be creative and step out of their comfort zones to try activities they’ve never done before. Through these new experiences, individuals are exposed to resources within their community and open their minds to a more fulfilling and meaningful life.

Example Activities

  • Museums/Museum Programs
  • Fire Escape
  • Arts and Crafts or DIY Projects
  • Creative Writing
  • Fishing
  • Yoga
  • Mindfulness
  • Other Individualized Participant Requests

View our Event Calendar

Covey clients walking through the woods.

Connect With Us

Is your loved one ready to build relationships, gain confidence, and explore new hobbies? Contact us today to discover which avenue of Covey Connects is right for them!