Michael Hearts Academy, Inc is a nonprofit organization that was founded in 2019. We are in the Central Florida area. Our objective is to increase social skills in individuals with intellectual disabilities (i.e. Autism) by providing various activities in the community with a focus on daily living skills to enhance their meaningful day.
We serve children ages 8-21 and adults 22 and up, from all socioeconomic backgrounds, races and religions, with programs that challenge, educate, and inspire. We bring together typically developing individuals, individuals with neurodevelopmental differences, individuals from underserved areas. We believe that by including as many children and young adults as possible, we create a stronger community that can learn and work together.
Michael Hearts Academy will provide several services.
Day/Summer Camps Programs
Day Camp is year around
Summer Camp May -August
Full day 8am to 3pm includes breakfast, lunch and snack Half Day 3pm to 7pm Includes snack and dinner.
The camper will learn about famous artists such as Francisco Goya,
Henri Matisse, and Vincent Van Gogh as they make wonderful creations each week using a wide variety of artist's materials.
The campers will enjoy Listening and dancing to different music, while learning about different instruments to play and making Beautiful sound together. Scavenger Hunt Each Day the camper will have a different
Each Day the camper will have a different scavenger hunt such as Five Senses, Movement, Reading, colors, and nature. Challenging campers to spot everything while being active.
Campers will participate in art & crafts, water activities and outside play with their group each day.
24 Weekend Overnight Stay (2 weekends a month)
The Getaway 14 and older
Overnight weekends with movies, games, arts & crafts, Campfire stories and bond while socializing with others. Lots of different outside games such as basketball kickball flag football bean bag toss and more. Campers can arrive Friday at 5pm then pick up Sunday by 4pm.
Participation in Annual Events/ Awareness for special needs
Jan- 2nd annual sweetheart dance
Feb- 2nd annual flag football
Mar- Madi Gras Bingo
April- Movie Under the Stars
May- Mothers Day “Sip & Paint”
June- Michael Summer Kick off Jamboree
Aug- Back to School Drive
Sept- Michael’s Karaoke Night
Oct- Michael’s Heart Spooktacular
Nov- Turkey Drive/Award Gala
Dec- Toy Drive
Vocational Rehabilitation 18yrs and up
Helping individuals get back to work and Educate the community.
Providing on the job training
Assisting with interviews
Assisting with finding employment
Providing interview training
Assistance with attire for interview
Assist with filling out Application
Assist with preparing resume
Assisting parents with different needs such as Physical, Speech, Occupational and behavioral therapy, applying for guardianship.