About the Center for Independence Programs

Center for Independence obstacle courseThe Center for Independence offers a number of programs for children and teens that are meant to improve the self-reliance of young people who have behavioral, communication, cognitive, and/or physical challenges. Our programs are designed to prepare him or her to participate to the best of their abilities in meaningful experiences as they transition through life.

The goals are:

  • Developing the child’s functional skills to promote self-reliance
  • Developing language and cognitive (thinking) development to the best of the child’s ability
  • Enhancing the child’s exercise and physical activity levels
  • Enhancing the child’s behavior and mental health

Center for Independence craftsThe staff of the Center for Independence will work with you to determine if your child may be a candidate for a program or programs at the center.

Parents must stay on-site for the duration of the classes.

We offer a mix of self-paid and insurance-covered programs. Please check with your insurance carrier to find out what is covered.