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Community and Internet Resources


Health and Care: Therapy and Rehabilitation: Disability Specific Resources:

Intellectual/Developmental Disability


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State Listings



Ohio

New Sign RVI Ė Riverview Industries, Inc. some families and individuals come to RVI, Inc. for non-work opportunities. For them, they offer programming through their Habilitation department. Their RISE department (RVIís Individualized Success Enhancement) helps with reading or computer skills, discusses current events, and provides training in workplace skills development. The SHINE room (Successful Habilitation for Individual Needs Enhancement) serves as an Adult Day service, offering a safe, engaging atmosphere for those not interested or not appropriate for work activities. For them, they offer games, activities, crafts, song and dance, and more. Contact: Laura Borows, Habilitation Manager: laura.borows@riverviewindustries.org or phone 567-262-3056 or contact Riverview Industries at 8380 West State Route 163, Oak Harbor, Ohio 43449, or phone 419-898-5250.

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Massachusetts

New Sign Institute for Developmental Disabilities, Inc. is a non-profit corporation providing medical, educational and residential services to children and adults with severe to progound developmental disabilities in a rural country setting. Day Habilitation services, also referred to as Assonet Bay Life Skills Environment (A.B.L.E.) I & II programs, are designed to meet the needs of those in the Adult Program who require active habilitation designed to address a variety of individualized habilitation goals, such as fine motor skill development, sensory skill development, cooking skills, and community inclusion. Their diverse team of therapists and specialists offers occupational, physical, speech and music therapy; an adapted physical education program that includes a gym, fitness program, and a therapeutic pool with a unique barrier-free lift that facilitates easy transfer from wheelchair to pool; adaptive design services to tailor wheelchairs and adaptive equipment according to an individual's specific needs; and low-vision/orientation and mobility services to help visually impaired students better access their environment and the educational process. For more information regarding IDDI's admissions, programs, services, and community or arrange a tour of their campus and facilities, please contact them today at (508) 644-3101 or info@iddicommunity.org or the Institute for Developmental Disabilities, Inc., 38 Narrows Road, P.O. Box 372, Assonet, MA 02702.

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Texas

New Sign Developmental Disorder Therapy by Carrie Andree, LPC, has over 25 years experience working with people who have intellectual and developmental disabilities and provides premium-quality therapy. Their practice belongs to the American Association of Christian Counselors, accepts most insurance providers, and holds flexible office hours to accommodate your schedule. Their Areas Of Expertise Include:

Contact Carrie Andree, LPC in Wichita Falls, Texas today at 940-264-1212 to schedule an appointment.

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