Work, Community, Independence (WCI) Work, Community, Independence

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Contact Information

Work, Community, Independence
Contact: Shannon McDonald, Clinical Director & Intake Coordinator
Email Address: info@wearewci.org
Phone: 781-899-3828

135 Beaver Street 1st Floor Waltham, MA 02452
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location Work, Community, Independence (WCI)

Narrative

WCI-Work, Community, Independence, supports and empowers adults with developmental disabilities to achieve a rich full life at home, at work and in their own communities. We provide services and supports in several different communities such as Waltham, Watertown, Belmont, Newton, Brighton, Arlington, and Malden. Self Advocacy and Human Rights training. Choice, decision making and exploration of personal interests. Community Participation, Integration and Relationship Building. Skill acquisition using individual instructional tactics, breaking down skills into discrete identifiable steps. Money Management. Emergency and Safety skills training. Counseling and Coordination with local Mental Health Centers. Clinical Supports, Applied Behavior and Functional Analysis, Social Skills development.

Service Types

  • Day Activity
  • Group Homes
  • Job Support
  • Job Training
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Day/Work Activity
  • Housing
  • Independent Living
  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • Behavior Disorder
  • Brain/Head Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • DeafBlind
  • Developmental Disability
  • Diabetes
  • Elderly Person with disabilities
  • Hard of Hearing
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Nonverbal Communication
  • Physical Disabilities

Ages Served

  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: CARF AND QUEST
  • Fees: Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: CARF AND QUEST