Special Services Learning Center
Special Services Learning Center, Inc, is a non-profit organization providing a vital and integral part in the development of adult citizens with physical and development disabilities in seven Arkansas counties, Searcy, Stone, Boone, Newton, Izard, Polk, and Van Buren. Here they are provided an opportunity to develop their skills and attain the highest level of self-sufficiency, self-worth and self-determination.
Upon admission, each individual is assessed and an individual program is developed, with participation of the individual, their family ( as appropriate) and all relevant staff members and other agencies that may be involved.
Transportation to and from day centers are provided by vans, driven by trained drivers. Accommodations for wheelchairs or other special needs are provided.
Individuals attending SSLC Day Program are provided free/reduced lunches through the AR nutrition program. The meals are approved, adequate diets conformed to the recommended dietary allowance. Occasionally, each individual is given the opportunity to eat at various places in the community. Periodically, picnic meals, snacks and refreshments for parties and special occasions are provided.
Individuals with developmental disabilities have competencies, capabilities and personal goals that shall be recognized, supported, and encouraged. Assistance to the client shall be provided in an individual manner, consistent with their unique strengths, resources, priorities, concerns, abilities, and capabilities. Services/Supports are most effective when they are adapted to address individual outcomes.
Please visit us at www.specialserviceslearningcenter.com