Through a wide range of diverse programs, individuals with disabilities are encouraged to make their own decisions about how they will live their lives, and are assisted in exploring options.
Some of our programs include:
Intake and Independent Living Planning:
Staff or peer counselors can meet and visit with individuals or family members to inform them of available programs, services, opportunities and resources.Independent Living Skills Training and Classes:
Brings together individuals seeking to increase their knowledge, skills, or abilities in order to live more independently.Active Access Support Group:
Monthly meetings to unite individuals who use scooters, wheelchairs or crutches for mobility with the community. Includes training / education and recreation. It meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month.Caregivers Support Groups:
Monthly meetings that provide education, referral services, support and assistance to families and professionals involved with caregiving. It meets the last Wednesday of the month.Grief Support Groups:
Monthly meetings that give support to those experiencing grief from the loss of a loved one. It meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month.Service Coordination:
Helps support, integrate and coordinate the services a consumer is receiving from a variety of agencies.Peer Counseling:
A service which matches the consumer to another person who has a similar disability for purposes of sharing experiences, knowledge or skills.Information and Referral:
Information and referrals concerning services and resources which are available on a local, state and federal level.
A service which supports and enhances the consumer's ability to be assertive when faced with obstacles in pursuit of independent living goals.PERKIE Travels:
Daily transportation from Carbon and Emery Counties for cancer patients in need of radiation treatments at Utah Valley Medical Center in Provo. More about PERKIE Travels can be found here
Service matches consumer with qualified interpreter to facilitate effective communication.Low Vision Coordination:
Education in adaptive techniques and devices, peer support groups, peer counseling, orientation and mobility training, information on resources and benefits available to those with low vision, and social/recreation activities.Veteran Services:
Veteran Benefits Services are now being provided at Active Re-Entry. Veterans, please come and see us to learn more about available benefits and for assistance in applying for them. Music and Memory: MUSIC & MEMORY℠ brings personalized music into the lives of the elderly or disabled individuals through digital music technology, vastly improving quality of life. It has been scientifically proven that these musical favorites tap deep memories, assist with pain management and can bring individuals back to life, enabling them to feel like themselves again, to converse, socialize and stay present. Active Re-Entry is certified as a MUSIC & MEMORY℠ provider and is able to provide personalized playlists for individuals living in the community. Our playlist includes over 5,000 songs and we can obtain specific songs as requested. The iPods, headphones and set up are free of charge.In addition, if you have an iPod Shuffle you are no longer using, please consider donating it to help someone. Youth Program:
Brings together youth ranging from 10-24 years of age. This community based activity program helps to build self confidence, IL skills training, advocacy, and increase communication and socialization skills. Community Integration Program:
Disability Awareness Programs initiated to promote sensitivity, open-mindedness, and positive attitudes about persons with disabilities. In addition, there are opportunities for IL Skills training, such as cooking, budgeting classes and others.