Day Services United Cerebral Palsy of MetroBoston

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Contact Information

United Cerebral Palsy of MetroBoston
Contact: Carla Guenette, Vice President of Program Services
Email Address: cguenette@ucpboston.org
Phone: 6179244003
Alternate Phone: 6179242771
Fax: 6179240609

71 Arsenal Street Watertown, MA 02472
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location Day Services

Narrative

Community Experience is an unique program offering specialized services to cognitively high-level adults with physical disabilities. Individuals play an active role with staff and therapist support. Consumers work on their goals in group-based classes and activities, incorporating technology, arts, fitness and community membership. Community Experience features a technology lab with adaptive therapeutic equipment. The Community Experience program emphasizes on acquiring independent living skills. In addition, individuals are integrated into their community through participation in many off-site activities. Individuals may, for instance select volunteer opportunities they want to pursue.

Services provided by the Community Experience program includes:

  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Nursing supervision
  • Information, referrals and social work services
  • Daily living skills
  • Physical therapy
  • Developmental skills training
  • Behavioral intervention
  • Functional living skills
  • Community integration activities

Service Types

  • Day Activity

Program Type

  • Day/Work Activity

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities
  • Brain/Head Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Elderly Person with disabilities
  • Spinal Cord Injury

Ages Served

  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • American Sign Language
  • Haitian-Creole
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Braille/audio
  • Medical Needs
  • Mobile Equipment
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Sign Language
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: CARF
  • Fees: MassHealth, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: MASSHEALTH, DDS