Our Adult Day Programs are second to none! After graduation, fill your day with meaningful experiences, learning new skills and connected to friends with the REACH Adult Day Program and Enriched Lifestyles for Adults (ELA), a collaboration with NSSRA.

These year-round programs are designed to meet your needs, with a variety of programming options, including half- and full-day and more!

Reach higher with the REACH Adult Day Program! The year-round day REACH program is for young adults, 22 years of age and older, who want to learn new skills, connect in the community, grow individually, achieve personal success and thrive! These key tenets guide each activity that members choose from each day.

With an emphasis on community, REACH members spend approximately 70% of their time out and about connected to our more than 20 community partners where members gain a wide variety of experiences from volunteer and work skills to recreation and social activities.

Now enrolling atĀ our Hoffman Estates location!

Enriched Lifestyles for Adults (ELA) is a year-round day program for individuals with developmental disabilities who are 22 years and older. As a collaborative effort between the Center for Enriched Living (CEL) and Northern Suburban Special Recreation Association (NSSRA), ELA presents the best resources these two organizations have to offer.

This partnership brings over 35 years of experience to serving people with developmental disabilities. ELA was created to enhance the quality of life and offer well-rounded daytime program options for adults with disabilities while providing a flexible schedule for families.

Core program areas include: independent living and continuing education, communication and socialization, recreation and leisure, and community integration.

Call Manager of Operations, Becca Zajler at (847) 509-9400 x6823 or for more information on the ELA program.




Meet our REACH team of dedicated professionals.



All members are encouraged to provide any ideas you may have for upcoming programs!



See the fun and friendships that are experienced daily in these photos!

QUESTIONS? Call Outreach CoordinatorsĀ Michael Welsh at 847.315.9920 or Mary Ellen Holt at 847.315.9917.


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