All EXCEED Programs are Individually Tailored, Person-Centered, and Guided by Client Cholce.
Provides individual training and a combination of support services in community-based employment. This program enables clients to work independently, achieve and maintain employment in an integrated setting in the business community. Individual Placements (IP’s), receive initial support services from an EXCEED Vocational Trainer in areas such as orientation, employer policies, job duties and safety procedures. Clients receive on-going support as needed in order to maintain or enhance employment. Group Placements receive continuous support from an EXCEED on-site supervisor.
The Internship Program provides job readiness and on-the-job training through coaching and natural job supports with the ultimate goal of competitive integrated employment using the job skills acquired.
Work Training Centers
Provides a remunerable work experience for adults with developmental disabilities that wish to develop and maintain vocational, social and behavior skills. Pre-Employment skills training, community volunteer opportunities, interpersonal relationships, attendance & punctuality, work safety, work tolerance and specific job skills training are critical components of the program to prepare clients for work in the most integrated setting possible.
Adult Developmental Centers
Provides basic living skills training, which assists clients in reaching their maximum level of independence, along with access and inclusion in the community. Our curriculum includes self-advocacy, mobility, money management, functional reading, basic academics, pre-work skills, writing, daily living skills and personal growth and development.
Personal, Vocational & Social Adjustment
Provides short-term training services, to enhance positive social and work related behaviors, for adults with developmental and other disabilities who have specific barriers to employment, have demonstrated recurring negative behaviors and have difficulty retaining learned skills in areas critical to obtaining/maintaining employment.
External Situational Assessment
Provides an evaluation of a clients functional capacity for community based employment, identifying strengths and barriers and possible on-the-job supports necessary for the client to be successful.
The Casa del Valle Residential facility provides long-term housing, care and training for adults with developmental disabilities in a 4,400 square foot, 14 bed facility on approximately 0.9 acres.
Since 1987 EXCEED has received accreditation for our Work Training Centers and Supported Employment Programs from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.