Life Skills


Live actively and independently. Our program will help you improve quality of life.

Independent Living Skills Training


Benefits Counseling

Benefits Counseling

Overcome life challenges with guidance and support from our professional counselors

Cooking

Cooking

Master the art of cooking and the basics of food preparation and kitchen safety

Financial Management

Financial Management

Learn how to manage your income, spending, savings so you have lifelong financial security

Future Care Planning

Future Care Planning

Solidify long-term arrangements such as housing, health insurance, caregivers, and more

Personal Safety Skills

Personal Safety Skills

Learn tips to help you stay safe in any environment, including basic self-defense and how to get help

Sex Education

Sex Education

Educate yourself on practicing safe sex, building a positive body image and protecting yourself from exploitation

Self-Advocacy

Self-Advocacy

Become a confident, independent, self-determined individual with our training

Social Skills

Social Skills

Master the art of navigating social situations and making friends

Employment Skills Training

Everything you need to know about landing
a job and building your career


Our employment skills programs help individuals obtain a post-secondary education leading to competitive employment. Training includes interest testing, career exploration, mock interviews, job shadowing, volunteering opportunities, and soft-skills coaching.

Employment Skills Training

Toledo Crash -- Wheelchair Football at its Finest

Come join our football team to improve your
coordination and speed, get some exercise, and
make new friends


Toledo Crash is a wheelchair football team dedicated to community development and increased sensitivity to the rights of people with disabilities. We achieve these aims by bringing together sports enthusiasts -- with or without disabilities -- for fun, challenging, wheelchair football.

Employment Skills Training

Options for Tomorrow

Our future planning project prepares you for any of life's challenges


What would you do if your caregiver passed away or was no longer able to provide care? We help you plan for such contingencies so you can make informed decisions no matter what life brings. The program covers:

Social Skills

Financial Planning

Family Handbook

Family Handbook

Emergency Planning

Emergency Planning

Legal Planning

Legal Planning

Legacy Letter

Legacy Letter

Next Steps Summer Program

Preparing you for life after high school


Our 5-week summer program will boost your independence and develop the leadership skills you need to succeed. Upon completing the program, you’ll be able to:

  • Create an impressive resume and sharpen your interview skills
  • Master how to dress, what to say, and how to conduct yourself in a professional setting
  • Manage everyday tasks, such as cooking and doing laundry

The program will take place at the University of Toledo, with partnerships from the University of Toledo and the Toledo Rotary’s Disability Service Committee.

Employment Skills Training