Building Kids Up


Upcoming Sessions, Registration Form, What you get for your money.

Current Offerings

Skill Playgroup (Drop-in)

  • 45 minute playgroup focused on OT skill areas (i.e. sensory processing, fine motor, social, and life skills)

  • 30 minutes of structured activities facilitated by an Occupational Therapist, followed by 15 minutes of free play

  • Occupational Therapist available for individual questions/consultation during free play

  • Up to 12 children (dependent on location and special needs of children registered)

  • Parent stays with child (siblings may attend with one parent)

Drop-in playgroups are generally available weekly. Open to ages 1-6. Cost is $20/playgroup ($10 for additional child). To attend you must pre-register below 48 hours in advance and complete payment within 24 hours.

OT Group Session (6 week OR 4 week mini-session)

  • 6 week small group-based Occupational Therapy program (new 4 week option also available)

  • Led by occupational therapists trained to address skill building with a "just right challenge" technique

  • Group size limited to 6-8 children (based on age/area of focus) to allow for one-on-one time as needed

  • Focused skill area will be addressed through carry-over from previous weeks

  • Includes pre/post assessment administered by a licensed Occupational Therapist

  • Weekly group activities selected specifically for the children enrolled,  based on the needs identified by parents and during initial OT assessment

  • Individualized recommendations provided for home to address identified needs based on assessment and group performance

Each session meets once per week for a 45 minute group. Cost for 6 week session is $240 (4 week mini-session is $180). In order to provide our services equally and at a reduced cost, we are private pay only. Discounts will be given for multiple children or classes in the same session. Register below!

~Skill Playgroups~

Ages 1-6

see drop-down box in registration for times and locations!

*Please register below 48 hours in advance. See form for dates and group focus. 

~OT Group Session~

*Please refer to Home Page for group descriptions. While each group has an identified focus(es), ALL groups will cover multiple skill areas, with activities specific to the indiviudal children enrolled. 

Sensory Balance (Mini-session)

Ages 2-5

Thursdays Dec 28-Jan 18 @ 2 PM

Location: Umstead Park UCC


Social/Life Skills (Mini-session)

Ages 5-8

Saturdays Jan 6-27 @ 9:30 AM

Location: Umstead Park UCC


Fine Motor/Sensory Mix (MINI-Session)

Ages 3-5

Tuesdays Jan 23-Feb 13 @ 1:15 PM

Location: TBA


Sensory/Social Mix (mini-Session)

Ages 2-4

Thursdays Jan 4-25 @ 10AM

Location: PlayDays and More


Fine motor Tuning

Ages 4-7

Tuesdays Jan 16-Feb 20 @ 4:15 PM

Location: Quail Hollow Swim Club


Social/Life skills (mini-Session)


Fridays Jan 5- Jan 26 @ 7 PM

Location: Quail Hollow Swim Club


Sensory/Social Skills (MINI-session)

Ages 2-4

Mondays Jan 22-Feb 12 @ 10 AM

Location: Umstead Park UCC


Registration Form

Submit the form below in order to receive a payment invoice. Please complete payment within 24 hours to secure your child's spot. Those enrolling in a group session will receive registration forms via email once payment is complete.

Parent's Name *
Parent's Name
Child's Name *
Child's Name
Birth Date *
Birth Date
Select one (register for multiple groups by listing below)
Select one