SPARC

 

The SPARC Program is a state-licensed adult training facility that serves adults in Lehigh and Northampton Counties. Program participants select from a variety of core concentration options based on their abilities and personal choice that include:

Community Volunteerism – participants learn and enhance work-related skills by volunteering their time and talents at more than 14 community volunteer sites, doing activities such as light cleaning, hospitality, food service, landscaping, thrift shop management and mailings.

Community outings - participants visit museums, do shopping for program, enhance social skills and take part in fun activities such as bowling, horseback riding, mini golf, and go to the movies, to name a few.

Life skills – participants who have limited abilities learn how to better manage their lives through personal safety, grooming, money identification and how to use the telephone, to name a few.

Therapies – SPARC participants receive a variety of regular stimulating therapies that include pet therapy, musical therapy, and horticultural therapy, to name a few.