Services

Assistive Technology

  • Assists farm families with developmental and other disabilities in obtaining services and technical assistance/assistive technology devices.
  • Program provides training demonstrations on assistive technology devices, to include loan, to assist persons with disabilities in performance of tasks.

Community Living

  • Provides services and supports for youth who have aged out of foster care to assist with adult transition, e.g., educational stipends, decision-making and life options.
  • Trains a statewide workforce, serving persons with ID/DD, on skills needed to address behaviors that could negatively affect client ability to live in community setting, e.g., home, residential care, etc.
  • Recruits and trains host families to provide training, nurturing and a family living aka foster care home for individuals with developmental and other disabilities who need full-time care.
  • Provides services and supports to persons with a traumatic brain injury, works with and provides training to other agencies to enhance service capacity. Information and resource referral to persons with a TBI, works with and provides training to other agencies to enhance service capacity.
  • Provides information about options for individuals receiving Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Social Security Income (SSI) who want to work.

Clinical Services

  • Provides interdisciplinary assessments and recommendations for children from birth to 21 years of age who have feeding problems. Improves eating skills and behaviors, physical growth and development and the nutritional status of children.
  • Provides one-to-one behavioral services to children, ages 2 to 6 years, who have been diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. Treatment is based on the science of applied behavior analysis, combining discrete trial training with naturalistic and incidental teaching and applied verbal behavior.
  • Provides assessments of children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders and other neurodevelopmental disabilities and provides an interdisciplinary diagnostic assessment to develop an "individualized life plan." The clinic will translate the child’s diagnosis of autism into a "Life Plan".

Health & Wellness

  • Navigating systems as a parent or caregiver of a child with disabilities can be confusing and overwhelming. This program provides information and support through three unique services in effort to empower parents in becoming real partners within the medical home. 
  • Provides community-based learning through mini-grants, to organizations developing accessible gardens.
  • Provides long-term graduate level interdisciplinary training to health professionals, for purpose of developing leaders to improve available health services for children with or at risk of neurodevelopmental/related disabilities.
  • Music Therapy targets non-musical goals through the use of musical interventions by a board-certified music therapist. Therapeutic goals and interventions are tailored to each client’s strengths and needs.