Project Description

This program provides services to adults who are not employed but want a meaningful and productive day in order to achieve their full potential.

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Criteria into the program includes: 18 years or older and not able to benefit from services through the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE), a qualifying developmental disability and a resident of St. Charles County.

  • Full time: Monday through Friday – 6 hours per day
  • Part-time:  Minimum 2 days per week
  • Transportation is not provided
  • Medication administration is provided by qualified staff as needed. There is no direct medical staff on location.
  • Productive activities are outcome based and include volunteer jobs on-site and in the community.
  • Outcome-based individualized goals may address; socialization, communication, self-care, work skills, community access and therapy needs.

Volunteer Service Projects:

We are always looking for new volunteer opportunities to complete in the community or at the center.

We partner with the following organizations doing on and off-site volunteer work:

  • Cleaning and packaging eyeglasses for the Lions Club
  • Sorting and bundling shoes for Shoes & Hope
  • Clipping and packaging coupons for military families through Troupon
  • Assembling literacy bags for the Library District
  • Delivering meals for Meals on Wheels
  • Sorting hangers and working in the store at Renewed Treasures
  • Reading to dogs at the Humane Society

(this is not an all-inclusive list)

Before and after care is offered to individuals so parents/caregivers can maintain employment.

  • Hours
    • Before Care – starts as early as 7 am
    • After Care – ends as late as 6 pm
  • This is a private pay service.
  • This is not an outcome-based service.

Program Contact Info

Joann Burpo

Program Director

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