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Geared toward individuals who have mild to moderate disabilities, Thrive focuses on communication, group interaction and personal growth. A dedicated Direct Support Professional leads small groups of 8-10 in activities to improve individual’s skills in personal development and achieve self-sufficiency goals.

Individuals engage in 31 curriculum components throughout the week such as technology, current events, reading, writing, nature, exercise, arts and crafts, science and much more. Activities are fun and foster socialization, creativity and personal growth.


Thrive is located at OE Main, 2801 Evans Avenue, Valparaiso, Indiana.

For more information on Thrive contact:

Program Director: LaShanta Downs

219-464-9621 ext 271

Senior Director of Day Services: Lisa Cole

219-464-9621 ext 405

Intake Specialist: Payton Summers

219-464-9621 ext 261

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