DAY HABILITATION

Currently in Brooklyn, Bronx, and Queens.

"Day Habilitation without Walls Program" is completely community based. Our goal for the Day Habilitation Program is to continue to enhance the development of each participant served by recognizing and facilitating them with reaching their maximum potential. This program is offered Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 2:30pm (hours include transportation to and from program). Day Habilitation Program provide services that are designed and/or adapted to enable each participant to succeed regardless of limitations for each individuals level of disability mental/physical, and learning style.

Our Day Habilitation services will continue to utilize a person-centered approach that provides individualized assistance to people with intellectual disabilities and multiple disabilities. We believe that all individual regardless of the severity of their disabilities can learn to help themselves become more independent in daily, non-vocational and personal skills. By complimenting each participant's strengths and addressing their unique needs, Iyaho will provide immeasurable opportunities for long-term outcomes and the development of fulfilling relationships. With festive holiday parties, exciting outings and endless chances for fellowship, our participants make friends, increase their self esteem, and independence, through their involvement in our Day Habilitation Program. Our Program emphasizes on overall enhancement of physical, social, and emotional well-being. These goals are achieved through a wide range of enjoyable, skill-building volunteer, recreational and self-help activities. Professional support and services are also available to program participants at the neighborhood centers to supplement these activities and allow for optimal growth and development. All necessary transportation is provided. We have laid out our Day Habilitation Program into easily manageable parts :- About Day Habilitation, Objectives, Activities, Modules, Teaching Techniques and Schedule. Please, take your time to go through the information to see how our program and activities could be of benfit to you or your loved ones.

Staff

PERSONNEL

# NAME OFFICE EMAIL PHONE NUMBER
1 Jack Landais - Day Habilitation Coordinator jlandais@iyaho.org Available Upon Request
2 Gloria Awalapirah - Executive Supervisor Day Habilitation Available Upon Request Available Upon Request
3 Esther Odusote - Supervisor Brooklyn Day Hab Site eodusote@iyaho.org Brooklyn PHONE:718 676 9733
Brooklyn FAX: 347 702 8179
3 Dorothy Kenmogbo - Supervisor Queens Day Hab Site dkenmogbo@iyaho.org Queens PHONE: 718 413 5199
Queens FAX #: 718 470 2905