Day Support

Community integration is the primary goal of this program.

Worker taking a quiz with flashcards
Individualized services are offered
Two happy friends sitting at table
Friendships with peers are developed

Educational and recreational services are provided for those with severe disabilities. Community integration is a major focus of this program and frequent field trips are sponsored. There are approximately 40 participants in this program and each participant has individualized goals that are focused on developing various skills.

Wayne Wright playing his guitar
Singalongs with Wayne Wright
Worker completing paperwork
Focus is on skill building

WorkSource sponsors a center-based Day Support program that offers a combination of educational and recreational activities for persons with severe disabilities.  Community integration is a major focus of this program and frequent field trips are sponsored.

Aerial photo of Day of Caring carnival
Day of Caring carnival
Two people dressed in halloween costumes
Halloween costume contest winners!
Group of people whitewater rafting in Richmond
White water rafting in Richmond

Typical Activities

  • Access Arts Charlottesville/Albemarle Art Show
  • Adult Basic Education Classes
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Bowling
  • Computer Games
  • Library Class
  • Lunch Club
  • Movies at WorkSource and at the theater
  • Regional Field Trips
  • Sing-Along with Wayne Wright
  • Swimming/Exercise Class
  • Tai Chi Classes with Hiromi Johnson

Programmatic Skills

  • Communication
  • Community Resource Utilization
  • Computer
  • Daily Living
  • Medication Management
  • Personal Care
  • Personal Health
  • Safety/Emergency
  • Self-Advocacy
  • Social
  • Task Learning

Thematic Classes

  • Comparative Cultures
  • Geography
  • History
  • Science
  • Volunteer Opportunities


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