Alyssa Burnett Adult Life Center

Cooking (Level I)

Cooking (Level I)

In this 60-minute class, adult participants will engage in the following activities under the guidance of an instructor, with the support of caregivers or aides as needed. No prior experience and/or proficiency is required.

Activities include:

  • Using a variety of simple kitchen utensils and appliances
  • Learning the basics of sanitation/hygiene
  • Preparing simple meals and snacks by following a visual recipe book
  • Learning to set a place setting and serve food
  • Sitting with fellow participants to eat their prepared meals and/or snacks
  • Cleaning dishes and workstation after a meal and/or snack

This class is intended for adults age 18 and older with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other developmental disabilities. Participants who require a 1:1 aide or caregiver are required to bring this person with them to class.

We will do our best to accommodate dietary restrictions and needs. For more information, please email us. We will follow up with individual participants as they enroll.

This class is offered through Seattle Children’s Alyssa Burnett Adult Life Center. Learn how to enroll.

Time and cost

Mondays 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., (closed Monday, Sept. 7, 2015) $275 per quarter or Thursdays 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., $300 per quarter