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Shield Institute
Supplemental Group Day Services



Address: 144-61 Roosevelt Avenue NY 11354
Telephone(s):718-939-8700
E-mail:LKennedy@shield.org
World Wide Web: http://www.shield.org/adults/#supplemental-group-day-habilitation-services


Description:

The Supplemental Group Day Habilitation Services are active and dynamic programs which provide support and structure for adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and intellectual/developmental disabilities who live at home with family or within the Family Care system. Valued Outcomes are developed to address each individual’s strengths, needs and preferences with a focus on socialization, independent living, community awareness and safety, and maintaining/enhancing health skills. These skills also help to support our consumers in their other daily activities which varies from supported work, prevoc programs, and full-time Day Habilitation. 



Location information:

Services are provided at their Flushing and Bayside facilities. 


Hours:

Flushing – M, W, F 3 to 6 PM; Bayside – Tu and Th 3 -8 PM and Sat 9 AM to 3 PM.




Services Offered:Adult Day ProgramsLife Skills Education
Target Groups(By Need):Children with DisabilitiesDisabilities, People withLearning Disabilities