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.
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.