Transition to Adulthood
RHA Health Services
Deep Gap Vocational Center
Phone: (828) 262-5450
Fax: (828) 262-5730176
Address: Wildcat Road
Deep Gap, NC 28618
Description of Services: RHA offers services and supports to people with Developmental and Intellectual disabilities throughout most of North Carolina. programs provide organized developmental activities for adults with developmental disabilities. Our Adult Developmental Vocational Programs programs give individuals the tools they need to live as independently as possible. Opportunities provided by RHA ADVP programs include daily living/personal care skills, work training & vocational support, community living skills, and leisure activities. Call for more information on all services.
Community Alternatives Program for Disabled Adults (CAP/DA)
Description of Services: This program makes care at home a real possibility for many people who face nursing placement. CAP/DA exists to supplement rather than replace the formal and informal services and support already available to an individual. The program’s goal is to enable individuals to remain their homes or to return to their homes from nursing facilities and live as independently as possible.
Ages Served: Age 18 and older
Eligibility: To receive services:
Service Area: State
Summit Support Services
Address: 514 McConnell St. • P.O. Box 381 • Jefferson, NC 28640
Description of Services: Summit Support Services of Ashe is dedicated to serving adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities by providing a comprehensive range of culturally appropriate opportunities and resources that encourages the intellectual, social, emotional, vocational, physical and spiritual growth necessary for each individual to reach his or her fullest potential as citizens of the community.
Services We Provide:
Ashe County ADAP
Phone: (336) 384-3718
Fax: (336) 384-3099
Address: PO Box 168
9448 NC Hwy 194 Lansing, NC 28643
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 am-4:00pm
Description of Services: Developmental activities to improve daily living, academic, vocational, and recreational skills. Participants receive transportation services and perform actual work for which they are paid wages.
Eligibility: 16 + years with substantial developmental disabilities.
Service Area: Ashe County
Driver Rehabilitation Services
Phone: (336) 697-7841
Fax: (336) 697-7842
Address: 5417 Frieden Church Rd., PO BOX 448
Mcleansville, NC 27301
Description of Services: Driver Rehabilitation Services is for any person who would benefit from the services. A registered Occupational Therapist with a State certification as a driver instructor and specialist training in driver rehabilitation conducts a clinical evaluation at the client’s home to determine strengths and limitations. Training occurs on an individual basis, dealing with specific needs and covering every aspect of safe driving.
Ages Served: Age 21 and older
Fees/ Payment Type Accepted: Services are covered throughout the entire state of North Carolina.
Service Area: State
Watauga Opportunities, Inc.
Phone: (828) 264-5009
Address: 642 Greenway Rd. Boone, NC 28607
Description of Services: Watauga Opportunities, Inc. offers services to adults with physical, mental, or emotional disabilities. Services include evaluation and work adjustment and community employment.
Ages Served: Age 16 and older
Fees/ Payment type accepted: There are no fees for these services
Service Area: Ashe, Avery and Watauga County