Adult Services


Program Definition and Services Provided

Children’s Center of Monmouth County offers an Adult Services Program to improve life enhancing skills in adults requiring on-going support.

The Children’s Center is an approved Real Life Choices/Self Directed provider.

Participant Profile

The Adult Services Program recognizes that continuation of services will be required for some individuals upon graduation from the school system. The Children’s Center provides a program that is located on the campus to maintain accessibility to the services and community resources that have already been established as part of our school community.

The Adult Program recognizes the unique characteristics of each individual. Programs are designed to fit the cognitive levels and physical needs of the adults in the program.

Our program includes those individuals with a diagnosis of:

  • Autism
  • Multiple disabilities
  • Moderate to severe cognitive and physical disabilities

Program Definition

The Adult Program Center utilizes a newly renovated facility which can provide a climate controlled environment for those participants with medical and physical restrictions. For those who participate in the community, the Center serves as a home base for recreation and leisure activities.

Center based activities include:

  • On-campus enclaves to provide active participation in the Children’s Center community
  • Operation of small businesses with profits such as bake sales and crafts
  • Self care and independent living
  • Socialization Groups
  • Physical health and safety
  • Communication skill building

Community based activities include:

  • Shopping for daily living needs
  • Dining out
  • Recreation and leisure activities to encourage health and fitness
  • Volunteer work

Staffing & Consultation

We provide a professional staff experienced in Adult Program Development. Personal Care Assistants are fully trained by the Adult Program Professional Staff. Family Consultations and a Parent Training Program are available.

Program Consultation

Qualified Professionals provide program consultation in:

  • Mealtime management
  • Behavior management
  • Seating and positioning
  • On-site nursing is available

Program Options

The Adult Program is designed to meet the needs of both the participants and their families.

All participants are screened and follow an intake procedure to ensure the appropriate program match.

Participants can choose from a variety of program placements including full, half day or a 2 to 3 day per week option.

Decisions can be made on a month-to-month basis with a one month notice.

Schedule of Service Fees

The Adult Program is privately operated and committed to providing the highest possible quality services at reasonable costs to its participants. All fees will be established dependent upon the program and services provided.

Adult Services utilizes a Community Resource Center located on the campus of the Children’s Center of Monmouth County. Our facility included a gymnasium, gardens, walking trail and an indoor aquatic center.

Our staff is available to speak at parent support groups and transition team meetings. For further information or to schedule an appointment, call the:

Adult Services Program
(732) 922-0228
9:30 AM to 2:30 PM