Licensed day program for adults with intellectual development/mental health disorders opened in April in Lehigh Valley, PA. by Person Directed Supports, Inc.
Online PR News – 23-May-2014 – Allentown, PA – ALLENTOWN, PA -- Person Directed Supports, Inc. opened a Licensed Day Program for Adults with Intellectual Development Disorders in Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania in April 2014. The organization's CEO, Ken Gibat, explained that the new licensed day program will be guided by Pennsylvania State Regulation 2380 and is already servicing clients.
"We're very excited to be up and running and are pleased to report a great response to the program. The licensed day program allows us to expand our capacity to serve individuals in the Lehigh Valley and, as a result, more adults with developmental disabilities will be able to participate in meaningful ways within the community," explained Ken Gibat, CEO, Person Directed Supports, Inc.
Person Directed Supports, Inc. has over 12 years of experience providing educational, vocational, wellness and community services and supports to individuals diagnosed with Intellectual Development and/or Mental Health Disorders. The mission of Person Directed Supports is to provide an opportunity for individuals and families to learn about the larger world and to make decisions about how they choose to experience and contribute to the resources, joys, and traditions of the community. Services are delivered through both a non-licensed community-based day program as well as the new licensed day program.
"Person Directed Supports has always been very focused on the individual experience, delivering comprehensive support tailored to each individual. The new program opens up more opportunities for us to focus on these individual needs and provide participants with the support they need to grow and develop connections in their communities," explained Ken Gibat.
In addition to vocational support, Person Directed Supports, Inc. offers:
• Home based services
• Life sharing opportunities
• Respite services
• Job Coaching
• Educational training
• Community homes
Person Directed Supports, Inc. services clients within the state of Pennsylvania in the Lehigh Valley, Chambersburg and Lancaster/York areas. To learn more about Person Directed Supports, Inc. visit the organization's website at http://persondirectedsupports.com/About-Us.html or call 610-391-9400.
About Person Directed Supports, Inc.: Person Directed Supports, Inc. provides educational, vocational, wellness and community services and supports to individuals diagnosed with Intellectual Development/Mental Health Disorders in the Lehigh Valley, Chambersburg and Lancaster/York areas.