Harmony House - Supportive Living

D.D.S. is an Adult Day Services program for deaf adults with mental retardation and developmental disabilities.

Our mission is to assist individuals in improving their social and communication skills in order to help them integrate more smoothly into the Deaf community.

Topics may include sign language instruction, communication, positive thinking, assertiveness, decision-making, leisure activities, personal health, appearance, money management, meal preparation, home care, mobility, community awareness, and citizenship.

Clients participate in recreational and social activities in order to improve their social, emotional and communication skills.

Activities include:

  • Skating
  • Field Trips
  • Art Therapy
  • Drama Therapy
  • Bowling
  • Cooking
  • Swimming
  • Horseback Riding

Deaf Day Services envisions a community in which all deaf individuals can have the skills and support necessary to live their lives to their greatest potential.

Our staff is fluent in sign language and knowledgeable about deaf culture. Our staff to consumer ratio is 1:3 and all activities are provided in small group settings. Our program is committed to providing specialized training, care and support to ensure that each participant can achieve their individual goals and be a success.


Benefits of Deaf Day Services:
  • Improve life skills
  • Improve social skills
  • Improve self-esteem
  • Improve expressive sign language skills

COMMUNITY TRUSTEES:
Trevn Residential Services
Ohio School for the Deaf
Franklin & Delaware Co MRDD
CSD of Ohio

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