Adult Day Programs

 Adult Day Programs

The Anne and Brutus Kenan Center for Adult Services

With newly renovated and expanded program space, workshops in The Anne and Brutus Kenan Center for Adult Services provide day services for adults with moderate-to-profound intellectual and physical disabilities. Workshops emphasize pre-vocational, wellness, daily living, social, and communication skills.?

Community inclusion is a key goal of the program. Enrichment activities include:

  • Volunteer support for local churches and charities
  • Environmentally-friendly recycling projects
  • Field trips to local shopping, recreational and cultural centers.
  • Campus work assignments
  • Participation in Special Olympics

For adults with lower cognitive levels or who are non-ambulatory, the program offers:

  • Multi-sensory stimulation 
  • Hand-over-hand training 
  • Massage therapy 
  • Personal assistance

Funding sources for the Adult Workshop include county agencies and private pay funds. 

For further information on the admissions process for Melmark's Adult Day program, please contact:

Suzanne Muench, MSS, LCSW, Director of Admissions and Family Services at 1-888-MELMARK, ext.2937, or e-mail SuzanneMuench@melmark.org for more information.