About us

Michael Hearts Academy, Inc. is a nonprofit organization that was founded in 2019. We are located 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 lives. 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 neurodevelopment differences, and 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 and events:

Full Day Camp
Full Day Camp is year round: 8am to 3pm Ages 8-21 and older. Includes breakfast, lunch and snack. Coming Soon

Summer Camp
Summer Camp runs from the end of May thru the first week of August. It is a half day from: 3 pm to 7 pm. Ages 8-21. Includes snack and dinner.
        Camp Themes to include:
        *Art Adventure
              Camper will learn about famous artists such as Francisco Goya, Henri 
              Matisse, and Viencent Van Gogh as they make wonderful creation each
              week using a wide variety of artist's material.

        *Music’s Fest
              Campers will enjoy listening and dancing to different music, while
              learning about different instruments, playing and making beautiful sounds       
              together.

        *Scavenger Hunt
              Each day the camper will have a different scavenger hunt such as: Five Senses,
              Movement, Reading, Colors, and Nature; challenging campers to notice 
              everything while being active. 

        *Summer Blast
              Campers will participate in art & crafts, water activities and outside play     
              with their group each day. 

Year Round Weekend Getaway
Consists of 24 Weekends of overnight stays; Ages 12 and older.
              Overnight weekends include: Coming Soon Jan 2022
Movies, games, arts & crafts, campfire stories and social interaction with other campers. Lots of different outside games such as basketball, kickball, flag football, bean bag toss, and more. Campers can arrive Friday at 5pm. Pick up time: 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
July-Michael’s Bowl-a-thon
Aug- Back to School Drive
Sept- Michael’s Karaoke Night
Oct- Michael’s Heart Spooktacular
Nov- Turkey Drive/Award Gala
Dec- Toy Drive

Employment Services:Ages 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

Other Services
Assisting parents with different needs such as Physical, Speech, Occupational, and Behavioral therapy and applying for guardianship.   

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501 (c)(3) tax-exempt organization
(EIN) 84-3303653

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