Developmental Skills Laboratory

Organization Name: Center for Persons with Disabilities
Address: 809 North 800 East
Logan, UT 84321
Phone: 435-797-8528
Fax: 435-797-8530
Email: drake.rasmussen@usu.edu
Eligibility: Youth and adults. DSPD eligible or private pay - day training over 22. Family supports summer program under 22. Adults with disabilities receiving DSPD funding or on the wait list.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Developmental Skills Labratory (DSL) DSL provides services to youth and adults with developmental disabilities living in Cache Valley (Utah) and southern Idaho. Services focus on inclusion and integration, individualized supports ensuring access to the community, independence, and productivity. DSL provides opportunities to seek employment in competitive integrated settings and adheres to the Home and Community-Based Settings Regulation requirements.
1. Day Training Services - Day training consists of various programs in which people with disabilities are assisted in reaching their highest level of independence. Our main focus is to enhance the personal and social development of each consumer.
2. Basic Skills Group - Provides training in basic communication and socialization, self-care, mobility, positioning and motor skills, community integration, leisure activities, independent living, and group activities.
3. Employment Services - These services help enhance the quality of life for consumers by promoting inclusion into the community work force. At our |Employment Center| we help consumers reach their vocational goals through appropriate assessment, skill training, job preparation, job search and placement, and on-the-job supports.
4. Family Support - Family Support Services provide support, information, and guidance to our customers and their families.
5. Respite Services - Caring for a person with a disability can be quite demanding. Respite services provide opportunities for family members to leave their loved ones in the care of responsible, dependable staff while they enjoy well-deserved time off.
6. Summer Program - Summer Program Services provide enjoyable summer activities for youth with disabilities. The program begins in June and goes through part of August (10 weeks). Programming is mainly community-based with some in-house activities.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 6/27/2019