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Helping children of ALL abilities feel included and successful in life!


Our Current Programs

We provide inclusive after-school programs for children of all abilities ages 3-21. Click here to see a schedule and register for programs.

Program Schedule

Become a Mentor

Are you in grades 3-12 and interested in mentoring? Click here to make a difference in children's lives in your community!

Become a Mentor

Our Training Academy

Pathways offers training for parents, schools and communities to support the growth and inclusion of children of all abilities

Pathways Training Academy

Founder of Pathways Becomes International Best Selling Author!

Melinda Jennis just released her paperback cover of her new book Include ME! on Amazon. The book reached #1 Best Seller in 15 categories of education and parenting. The book tells the story of how to build greater inclusion in our schools and communities!


Pathways Offers Virtual and Onsite Programs for Children!

Pathways is doing some programs back at our facility and some virtual based upon parental preferences.  We have many outdoor sports available this fall! We have a variety of programs that can help your child learn, have fun, and socialize!  We have baseball, soccer, tennis, football, dance. life skills, computer science, robotics and more! The great thing about virtual is you can join us from anywhere in the United States, make new friends, and stay safe.  The virtual photo of us in our cooking class enjoying our time together and sharing new recipes. 


Find the Right Program for your Child

Pathways has many inclusive after-school programs that cater to the unique needs of your child. Your child might: 

  • learn more quickly and need a faster and more challenging pace. 
  • need a boost in self-esteem and extra support building social, academic, or life skills. 
  • have high energy and require greater focus to allow their creativity to flow!

Whatever your child's needs, Pathways works to tailor our curriculums to support your child's passions, creativity, learning, and social needs.


Pathways Helps Children Find Their Passions!

Pathways has many different programs that help children explore their passions. We have inclusive programs in reading and writing, drawing and painting, STEM, music, drama, life skills, and so much more! Programs are affordable and offered at convenient times weekdays and weekends.

Register for a Variety of Robotics and Computer Science Programs!

Pathways offers inclusive opportunities for children of all abilities to keep growing and learning. We provide entry, intermediate and advanced classes in most of our programs so your child can keep progressing in things they are passionate about!

Pathways uses an Award Winning "Children Teaching Children" Model

Studies show that children do best when they learn from each other. Pathways has an award winning mentor program. All mentors must take a formal 2 hour training before they can volunteer. The mentors are trained to befriend and empower the students they work with. The value they both gain is priceless!


To Become a Mentor Register for Our Next Training!

Become a Mentor


Mentoring is one the greatest ways to serve both the children you work with and your community!

Do You Need to Increase Inclusion in Your Schools or Community?

Including children of all abilities can be challenging. Pathways has award winning programs that can simplify and accelerate the process.

The Pathways Training Academy has a variety of programs and assemblies that can be tailored to meet the inclusion needs of your schools or community. Learn how to implement the "Children Teaching Children" mentor model or bring the inclusion assemblies to your school and recreation programs.


Is Your Child Struggling to Succeed and Feel Included?

Many children struggle daily to succeed in life and feel included with their peers. Pathways for Exceptional Children provides online training programs for parents to help them increase their child's self esteem, independence, and sense of belonging.


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