Our Programs

IMAG0100Aid to the Developmentally Disabled currently runs and operates four programs. Each program is near and dear to our heart and is executed to the highest standards. We feel that with our excellent staff and program structure, we can make a difference in our residents lives. Please browse through each of our programs below to get a better idea of what we do and what we have to offer our community.

ICF (Intermediate Care Facilities ) Program

This program serves adults 21 and over with a primary diagnosis of mental disability. It is expected that the participants in this program will require intensive care and habilitation intervention in those areas lacking basic self help abilities. The program provides an image of services to each client as specified in an individual program plan with long and short range goals being established. Read more…

IRA (Individualized Residential Alternative) Program

This program, licensed by the New York State Office of Mental Retardation and Developmentally Disabilities, serves individuals over 21 years of age and with the primary diagnosis of mental disability. The hallmark of this program is a person centered approach, where the person with the disability is the primary decision maker. Read more…

MH (Mental Health) Program

The Mental Health Program consists of four levels of housing with varying staff supports. Our Treatment Congregate program and Dually Diagnosed programs offer the people we serve 24 hours a day staffing. A higher staffing ratio is provided in the Dually Diagnosed program as it is expected that the participants, having a secondary diagnosis of mental disability, will require intensive care and rehabilitation intervention. Read more…

Sensory Gardens

In 1999 the Planning Committee of ADD’s Board of Directors proposed a project that would create a Sensory Garden on the underutilized 2.5 acres of ADD’s Northville ICF. The garden’s committee is made up of board members, local businesses, farmers, community groups, and interested neighbors.  The gardens were completed through these dedicated individuals who spent countless hours of planning and working on this worthwhile enterprise. Read more…