Day Habilitation

Adult Day Program

Adult Day Habilitation Program

Creating individualized BSP’ that will increase coping skills, functional communication , offering variety & choice, emphasizing community experiences, and focusing on small groups and individual interactions and experiences.

Providing the highest level of supports to maximize independence through:

  • Basic meal prep, health nutrition and dietary needs. Teaching laundry skill and how to maintain personal clothes.
  • Offer life enriching activities in out Art & Craft, and Photography, Theater, Music Appreciation and Greenhouse Gardening rooms.
  • Community integration into social roles through Computer Literacy and Job Coaching.
  • Teaching life skills, building problem-solving skills, self-help, social skills, adaptive skills, daily living skills, and leisure skills.

Daily Living Skills Training

Giving Better Lives provide education and training to acquire the skills and experience needed to participate in the community. Activities that support building problem-solving skills, self-help, social skills, adaptive skills, daily living skills, and leisure skills. GBL creates age-appropriate activities, offering variety & choice, emphasize community experiences; and focus on small groups and individual interactions and experiences.

GBL offers an enriched program with an art and music room, game room, movie room, sensory room, computer room, laundry room, cooking room and greenhouse. The GBL environment is designed to foster the acquisition of skills, building positive social behavior and interpersonal competence, greater independence and personal choice. Participates will have a choice to engage in different age appropriate projects that fit their individual needs in each class.

CONTACT INFO
Clinical Setting Only

Program Director:
Daijanae Upshaw, BA
Email: Dai.Upshaw@givingbetterlives.com
Office Phone: 856-579-7715
Work Cell: 856-536-2303

Office Manager:
Eugenia Jenkins
Email: E.Jenkins@givingbetterlives.com
Office Phone: 856-579-7715
Work Cell: 856-515-8628