Day Services American Training

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Contact Information

American Training
Contact: Gail Roberts, Director of Day Services
Email Address: GailRoberts@americantraininginc.com
Phone: 978-685-2151 xx6866
Alternate Phone: 978-423-3921
Fax: 978-683-5124

6 Campanelli Drive Andover, MA 01810
Area Served: Northeast

Map Location Day Services

Narrative

For adults with ID and multiple disabilities or intensive needs. Refining basic skills, ADL skills, communication, intensive vocational training, with adaptations to environment to compensate for disabilities. Behavioral adjustment & training. Fees paid by Massachusetts & New Hampshire contracts. Supported Employment: Small groups of individuals work at a variety of "on-site" locations within local communities. Individual employment for individuals who do not require 1:1 support for success. Instruction is provided by a supervisor who works alongside consumers. Art Brady is Executive Director. Work Choice / Community Based: Supported employment for individuals with a variety of challenges including ID. Vocational skill development, work behavior, functional academics, social skills & community utilization. Helps individual deal with stress, fear & anxiety. Uses complex system of positive incentives to encourage socially acceptable responses to stress of everday life. Vocational Training: Full day vocational schedule where clients receive supervision & training in vocational skill development in a variety of sub-contract jobs. Work on increasing production rate to competitive norms and work on educational & social skills necessary to move to a less restrictive setting. Work Choice: Work Choice supports people in attaining and sustaining personal and professional growth. Supports are flexible and creative based upon an individual's determination and choice within the community.

 

Hours of operation M-Fri 8-4:30pm

Service Types

  • Skills Training

Program Type

  • Communication
  • Day/Work Activity
  • Jobs
  • Personal Care
  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure
  • Relationships/Friendships
  • Vocational

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • American Sign Language
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Medical Needs
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: CARF
  • Licensed By: DDS