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Day Habilitation

Day Habilitation services are habilitative services that are provided through group activities out of the person’s home. Day Habilitation services can assist individuals to acquire, retain or improve their self-help, socialization, and adaptive skills, such as communication, travel and adult interactions.

Day Habilitation

Day Habilitation services are habilitative services that are provided through group activities out of the person’s home. Day Habilitation services can assist individuals to acquire, retain or improve their self-help, socialization, and adaptive skills, such as communication, travel and adult interactions. Activities and environments are designed to foster the development of skills and appropriate behavior, greater independence, community inclusion, relationship building, self-advocacy, and informed choice. Additionally, individuals in Day Habilitation often participate in community activities as well as contribute to their communities through volunteering. Full-time and part-time options, Monday through Friday and some Saturdays are available, with transportation provided.

Support Services & Activities

  • Training and support for independence in travel, cooking, and shopping
  • Pre-employment skill development
  • Life skills development
  • Improve health with exercise, diet, and life choices

Population and Geographic Area Served

The Day Habilitation program serves adults with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities in Steuben and Chemung counties and provides services in two locations, Corning and Horseheads, NY.

Access to Services

All individuals must meet eligibility criteria as defined by the New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities. A referral should be made by their Care Coordinator.

Contact

To learn more about eligibility and the support services available through the Day Habilitation program, contact:

Program Manager, Day Habilitation

Pathways, Inc.
800 West Broad Street, Horseheads, New York 14845
T: (607) 442-4372

Home and Habilitation Services

These programs provide various day programming and employment options for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and behavioral health services for adults with mental illness and/or alcohol and substance abuse.

Adult Home and Community-Based Services Waiver

Pathways, Inc. is an approved provider of Home and Community-Based Services for adults in Steuben County.

Community Habilitation

Community Habilitation services are habilitation services that are provided to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities individually and with small groups.

Day Habilitation

Day Habilitation services are habilitative services that are provided through group activities out of the person’s home. Day Habilitation services can assist individuals to acquire, retain or improve their self-help, socialization, and adaptive skills, such as communication, travel and adult interactions.

Employment Services

Employment Services provide supports to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities to assist in obtaining and maintaining paid competitive jobs.

Steuben County Department of Social Services Collaborative Programs

Steuben County Department of Social Services (DSS) Collaborative Programs serve children who are at imminent risk of out-of-home placement and their families.