Learn. Grow.
Belong. Thrive.

 We provide full day programming for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities that promotes life long learning in a college-like atmosphere

The Same As U Curriculum

Same As U offers a "college-style" curriculum

Academics

  • Math
  • Reading/Writing
  • Science
  • History/Social Studies

Enrichment

  • Bible Study
  • Character Development
  • Serving Others

Recreational Skills

  • Arts
  • Activities
  • Sports
  • Games

Social Skills

  • Conversation Skills
  • Interpersonal Relationships
  • Problem & Conflict Resolution

Life Skills

  • Personal Finance / Home Economics
  • Cooking / Nutrition
  • Personal Hygiene
  • Home Management / Community Access

Vocational Skills

  • Technology
  • Interview Skills
  • Job Simulation
  • Work Experience Opportunities during school

Academics

Math
Reading/Writing
Science
History/Social Studies


Enrichment

Bible study
Character Development

Serving Others


Recreational Skills

Opportunities for exposure to a variety of group and individual hobbies, activities, games, sports, and the arts


Social Skills

Conversation Skills
Interpersonal Relationships
Problem & Conflict Resolution


Life Skills

Personal Finance/Home Economics

Cooking

Nutrition

Personal Hygiene

Home Management

Accessing Your Community


Vocational Skills

Technology

Interview Skills

Job Simulation

Opportunities for work experience within the Same A U day


Same As U Eligibility

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must have independent self-care and self-help skills (applies when attending in person)
  • Must be willing and able to follow simple verbal instructions
  • Must be willing and able to participate in activities with minimal assistance from staff
  • Must be able to get along well and interact appropriately with fellow participants
  • Must be able to communicate verbally, using sign language, or with a communication device
  • Must provide Same As U with most recent IEP and Behavioral Plan
  • Must complete a 30-day trial period to determine if our program is a good fit for your young adult and a good fit for our program
  • Same As U will not tolerate and bullying or dangerous behavior.  We will not be able to admit anyone whose needs we cannot meet or whose behavior presents a risk to other students in the program