Developmental Disabilities Day Habilitation Programs

Developmental Disabilities Day Habilitation Programs

Provider: BUILD REHABILITATION INDUSTRIES

The agency provides supported employment and vocational rehabilitation services for people with disabilities. Services include adult day programs, developmental disabilities day habilitation programs, disability related center based employment, independent living skills instruction, supported employment, vocational assessment and vocational rehabilitation. There are no geographic restrictions.

The Supported Employment Program (SEP) provides unsubsidized employment for adults, age 18 and older, with disabilities. Services include supported employment. The program accepts referrals from the Department of Rehabilitation and from the Regional Centers. In most cases, employers who participate in the program agree to hire the individual with the disability as a regular employee. Wages and benefits are provided by the employer at the same level that they are provided for non-program employees. The employer agrees to participate in the on-the-job training component by allowing an agency job coach to work at the business and provide hands-on assistance. Support services are provided by the agency for the life of the job. Occupations vary based on the individual. Full-time and part-time employment opportunities are available.

The agency Work Activity Program (WAP) provides day program services for individuals 18 and older. Services include adult day programs, developmental disabilities day habilitation programs, disability related center based employment, vocational assessment and vocational rehabilitation.

The Build Options Program provides behavior management for people with disabilities, including developmental disabilities, within the WAP.

The Independent Living Skills Program (ILS) assists disabled adults in learning how to live independently and maximize community integration and participation. Services include independent living skills instruction. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Most individuals are referred by other agencies. If an individual is interested in the program, and not a client of the Department of Rehabilitation, the program will assist the individual in opening a case with the appropriate referral/funding source.

FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for Department of Rehabilitation or Regional Center clients.
Application Procedure
Languages
Armenian
Spanish

Address

12432 Foothill Blvd.

Sylmar , CA 91342 (Physical)

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Service hours
Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:00pm.

FAX

(818) 898-1949

Service/Intake

(818) 898-0020

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