Program areas at LADACIN Network
Provided education and therapy to 109 children with multiple physical disabilities between the ages of 3-21 for 219 program days. Services are delivered using the transdisciplinary approach and may include speech, occupational, and physical therapies as well as instruction in art, music, adapted physical education, and computers. Evaluations and training in assistive technology, including augmentative communication, seating and mobility, and computer access are also available. Each student's program is individualized and based on his or her individual education plan which is developed in conjunction with the family and the district child study team.
Residential options consist of 9 locations, 6 group homes, 2 supported/supervised apartments and 1 independent living apartment complex. These locations provide 24/7 residential care to 87 adults with multiple physical and developmental disabilities. Personal assistant services are provided to the tenants in their residence. All residences are accessible and barrier free. Wheel chair equipped vehicles are also available at each residence to assist tenants with attending day programs, community integration activities, and medical appointments. These programs are subsidized by funds available from hud and nj dhs.
Provided education and therapy to 240 adults with multiple physical disabilites for 240 program days. Programs provide educational, vocational, social, therapeutic, and recreational opportunities in attractive, barrier free environments for adults with multiple physical disabilities. Vocational training possibilities include food service, computer/office skills, document scanning, maintenance/custodial skills, and child care. Evaluation and training in the use of assistive technology is integrated into the programs. Physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech language therapy may be provided as components of a transdisciplinary approach to service delivery. Additional funding for this program is provided through federal grants, as shown on form 990, part viii, line 1e.