Abundant Works Enrichment Center
ADULT DAY SUPPORT, VOCATIONAL HABILITATION, & SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT
"WE CREATE OUR OWN JOBS SO THERE'S NEVER ANY DOWNTIME UNLESS WE WANT IT!"
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Abundant Works program is person-centered and receptive to the needs and interests of each individual served. Each participant is encouraged to participate in educational, social, vocational, and recreational opportunities on a daily basis.
Activities include but are not limited to the following:
Chef for a day – This activity not only allows our participants to try new, nutritious, and delicious recipes but will also help to develop daily cooking skills by safe effective hands-on training.
Move it or lose it - Participants will be encouraged to get moving to maintain their physical health. We will have nature walks (when weather permits), ZUMBA, and much more.
Techy Tuesdays - Participants will learn basic computer skills such as how to sign up for and use email, how to search and surf the web, play games, and how to use office applications. Those in supported employment will learn how to create an effective resume, apply for jobs and submit resumes online.
**Vocational Habilitation – Participants in this area of the program will have the opportunity to learn different skills and/or trades that will allow them to earn a living with a group or as an entrepreneur. Skills such as Jewelry making, personalized garments, recipes in a jar etc. We’ve also added basic computer repair for tech savvy individuals who will be trained by our in house computer professionals. Office basics will be another area individuals will have the opportunity to try if they are interested in clerical or greeting employment.
**Supported Employment Community - Participants in this area of the program will have the opportunity to work as an Activity Assistant in our day program, Maintenance Worker, or a Customer Service Representative in an electronics store and many more opportunities to come.
Special Guests – Every other week we will have a special guest come and share an activity of their expertise i.e. cooking, painting, sewing, music therapy, acting classes etc. Participants will have the chance to try the activity as well.
(All special guests are subject to BCI checks prior to contact with participants)
Outings – Participants will be encouraged to choose weekly outings that are both recreational and educational.
Location: 15 Broad Street Contact your SSA To Apply
AKRON, OH. 44305
Abundant Works adheres to the "Free Choice of Provider" rule (5123:2-9-11) which allows individuals with DD to choose an adult day support provider that is receptive to his/her needs and goals. Abundant Works Enrichment Center is certified by the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities to provide Day Support services, Supported Employment Community, Vocational Habilitation, and Non-medical Transportation. Our program offers social, educational, recreational and vocational activities and are offered to individuals on the IO or Level One waiver. **Transportation to and from the day program will also be offered.