Independent living is the freedom to direct one’s own life.
Each individual has the right to optimize his or her personal ability and fully integrate into the community. ABILITY360 assists motivated consumers in developing self-determined goals to gain greater independence. Our Independent Living skills instruction includes: use of community resources; budgeting; transportation skills; cooking skills; self-advocacy; household management; communication skills; and stress management. Click headings for more information.
This program assists high school students ages 14-22 to transition from high school into community life.
This program offers services for high-functioning individuals with a developmental disability who are ineligible for Federal & State support services.
Community Integration means discovering you DO have choices. Too often, individuals who have spent years in a nursing home become “institutionalized” and are not aware of the options available to them.
ABILITY360 works with major rehabilitation centers in the Valley to provide peer support to newly disabled individuals during their rehabilitation.
Through local block grants and other resources, ABILITY360 increases home accessibility, independence and safety by working with licensed contractors to provide modifications such as widening doorways, building ramps, installing grab bars or raised toilets and other needed structural modifications.
The Socialization through Recreation Program offers opportunities to meet new people, develop interpersonal skills, gain self-confidence, and most of all, to have fun!