PROGRAMS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
Monday – Friday
1:30 PM – 6:30 PM
The skilled staff at Access Initiatives help encourage members to engage in physical activities that may have once felt out of reach. Learn more about our programs for adults with disabilities below.
Please review the complete listing of programs below. Programs for adults with disabilities run Monday through Friday from 1:30 PM – 6:30 PM. If you have any questions, please visit our contact page to get in touch.
Contento Restaurant takes great pride in offering nutrient-rich meals daily on-site at Access Initiatives that would not otherwise be available to its members. This service is life-changing to those who cannot cook for themselves, rely on hired aids that only provide basic meals, and for those who do not have the means to eat quality balanced nutritional food daily.
In 2021, Contento was voted by The New York Times as one of the top ten new restaurants in NYC, and Esquire Magazine voted Contento one of the top 40 restaurants in America!
Our facility includes programs that help support daily living activities.
A variety of social activities are available.
Our center supports mental health and wellness via interaction in groups of others that encounter similar challenges.
Our programs support caregivers and help provide skills and resources to make life easier.
Individuals with physical disabilities make up the largest minority group in the United States. There is an imperative need for people with disabilities to engage in a healthy lifestyle, not only for their physical health, but their spiritual and emotional well-being. People with disabilities with proper assistance and motivation are more likely to pursue an education, strive for career and job opportunities, and importantly become active members in their community.
Nearly 1 in 5 people have a disability in the United States, which equates to about 60 million people.
The percentage of those WITHOUT a disability in the United States that are physically inactive during the week.
The percentage of those WITH a disability in the United States that are physically inactive during the week.