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Community Opportunities Club

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Experiencing good days with good friends for more than 15 years

Experiencing good days with good friends for more than 15 years! The Community Opportunities Club supports adults who have a physical disability, brain injury, or mental health support needs to regain the confidence and independence needed to lead more productive and active lives. Goodwill operates three drop-in centers that develop and provide activities based on individual interests and needs. Our participants may choose a variety of opportunities to improve life skills through vocational referrals, health and wellness activities, arts and enrichment classes, community integration and volunteer opportunities. The result of this selection of structured and self-directed activities is enriched lives and lifelong friendships.

community opportunities club collageHere's what we offer:

  • Social and skill-building activities such as peer support groups, physical activities to increase stamina, arts and music appreciation, parties, tech skills and emotional regulation.
  • Community outings such as trips to restaurants, museums, fairs and festivals, parks, shopping malls, movie theaters and concerts.
  • Community integration such as volunteer opportunities and career exploration.
  • Supportive learning environment with opportunities to build new skills functional math and reading, money and budgeting, soft skills, self advocacy, and independent living.
  • Personal attention to your needs and desired outcomes.
  • Individualized case management that will work with you to develop your programming plan and targeted goals in a 1:5 staff to client ratio.
  • A safe environment supervised by skilled, caring staff trained in medication management, crisis prevention, CPR and first aid.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for services you must be 18 years of age or older and:

  • Have an intellectual/ developmental disability, physical disability, brain injury or mental health support needs.
  • Have an interest in social and skill building activities, creating community connections, and a desire to increase independence or self reliance.
  • Do not require any skilled nursing observation or care.
  • Need minimal to no assistance with daily living skills.
  • Do not pose a safety risk to self or others.

Funding Sources: Family Care, IRIS or Private Pay 

To Make a Referral: Call the location of your choice below

Locations:

Community Opportunities Club–North
10602 Underwood Parkway
Wauwatosa, WI  53226
(414) 259-7890

Community Opportunities Club–South
5200 S. 48th Street
Greenfield, WI  53220
(414) 241-2328

Community Opportunities Club—West
1400 Nike Drive
Waukesha, WI 53186
(414) 832-3243

Contact our Intake Coordinator at (855) 455-1110 to make a referral or for more information.

Hours of Service:
While hours of operation vary slightly by location and services, most Day Service programs operate Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM-4:00 PM.

GoodwCARFill Day Service programs are CARF International accredited.This dedication to service excellence, processes, and continual improvement helps ensure the highest quality of program delivery.

Additional Services

WISCONSIN
Mission Support Center
Tel: (414) 847-4200

James O. Wright Center forWork & Training
Tel: (414) 353-6400

ILLINOIS
Metropolitan Chicago -
Administration
Tel: (312) 994-1440