Day Program for Adults with Autism in Bergen County
JoyDew is very proud to operate a range of services designed to help adults with autism develop their skillsets and reach their potential.
If you or someone you know is looking to broaden your horizons, meet new people, develop skills for the workplace or work in the community – our team wants to hear from you.
Contact us to learn more about the programming we offer.
Nurturing and Strengthening the Natural Skills of Adults with Autism
While those with autism face several challenges unique from other adults, they tend to have specific skillsets that aid their personal and professional relationships. Adults with autism are often logical thinkers. They memorize and learn information quickly and are very honest and reliable. These skills, among others, can be utilized in most workplaces.
The goal of our day program is to get our clients in touch with the skills and strengths they naturally possess and help them take advantage of them while learning to navigate challenges that make professional life difficult.
At JoyDew, we see autism as a strength, not a barrier, and we’re honored to help clients reach their potential.
Finding Adults in Autism Opportunities in the Professional World
With many years of experience working closely with adults with autism, we have learned that many of our clients tend to succeed in specific academic areas such as math, science, and other technical, logistical areas. Over time, we have built programs designed to teach our clients skills that they can use in a variety of professional settings, including:
- Medical imaging
- Pattern recognition
- Big data engineering
- Digital content
- And more
Being an active participant in the workforce or working as a volunteer can be a very fulfilling and empowering opportunity. Our team is proud to give our clients access to great options.
Helping You Overcome Challenges to Find Long-Term Success
While having autism does not prevent an individual from achieving greatness, it’s essential to recognize that having autism does come with a number of challenges, including:
- Social anxiety
- Behavioral challenges
- Resistance to change
Understanding these challenges, owning them, and working with them is the best way to sharpen one’s skillset and prepare for the professional world.
Meet the Experienced Experts Working at JoyDew
JoyDew is operated by a team of professionals who have spent years studying autism. We understand the complexities of autism and the discrimination adults with autism often face within society and smaller circles.
We wish to help adults in our community achieve independence by providing them with training to help them participate in the workforce and develop their passions.
Our team is patient, and we understand that every client will have unique hurdles to overcome in the process.
If you’d like to discuss how our program could help you or a loved one succeed, we invite you to reach us by phone or email. We are always more than happy to chat with potential clients, and we look forward to your call.
Discover Our Programs for Adults with Autism
For those looking to broaden their skill sets, engage with a positive community, and brighten their day, we have something in store for you: the diverse and wonderful day programs of JoyDew.
JoyDew offers a unique approach to job training and confidence building for adults with autism. We believe that the traditional paradigm of autism treatment fails to address the real-world needs of adults on the autism spectrum. In response to this gap, we have developed a series of programs designed not just for job training, but to recognize and celebrate the strengths of our members.
If you or someone you care about may be interested in taking advantage of our innovative day programs for autistic adults, please click the link below and give us a call. Our phone number is (201) 444-6409 and we cannot wait to hear from you.
A Different Kind of Day Program for Adults with Autism
If someone close to you is eager to expand their horizons and positively engage with the community, there is no better place to do so than at JoyDew. Here, we offer wonderful day-time programs suitable for individuals no matter where they fall on the autism spectrum.
This is no ordinary day program. Each day holds a variety of activities geared to priming people for their futures. We sharpen the pre-existing strengths and aptitudes of individuals and reveal the skillsets they never knew they had. All of this is done regardless of whether your loved one wishes to seek fulfilling employment in the future or not. Our goal is to enrich the lives of our program attendees—nothing more and nothing less.
Over the years, we’ve come to feel that many day programs and social services fail to provide individuals with the fulfillment they need to feel excited about education and socialization. Here, we make sure everyone feels involved. We give back to our clients, and in turn, they give us, their peers, and their families, so much more.
Do you have any further questions regarding our facilities? Does your sibling, friend, or loved one have a certain skill set that has yet to be recognized by other programmers and activities? Contact us today. Our administrative team, counselors, and other vital staff will answer all your questions and more.
Fulfillment and Fun at Our Autism Center
Professional fulfillment and the fun that comes with games and social activities comes easier to some than others, but that doesn’t mean that the opportunity to enjoy these things is limited.
Here, we believe that everyone deserves a chance to feel fulfilled, whether it be through contributing to a project on a professional level or by brightening the day of themselves and their peers. With workshops, computer sessions, and countless activities under our roof, positive experiences such as those are almost guaranteed.
For nonverbal individuals, those who require time to become comfortable with their surroundings, and those prone to anxiety, we help them find a way to engage with the world that doesn’t leave them vulnerable to stress or hardship.
Skills for Work and Life
At our center, you will find many programs geared to those who want to enter the workforce. For some, laboratories and computer chairs are not where they want to end up—and that is perfectly fine. There are many ways to contribute to the community, and not all of them require technical skills or a temperament suited for the workplace.
As much as we prime your loved ones for meaningful careers, we also prime them for a meaningful everyday existence. We want those in our programs to develop a sense of confidence and independence so they can thrive in any number of suitable environments. With our dedicated staff, positive developments such as these are more than possible.
Our goal is to help adults with autism discover their potential and find fulfillment in their everyday lives. For us, learning the skills to enter the workforce is not just about becoming productive members of society. It’s about establishing a feeling of self-reliance and the confidence to thrive in an ever-changing world. We believe everyone should have the right to meaningful work and the opportunity to grow into themselves.
Our innovative day programs are designed to give our members the skills they need to find meaningful employment and the confidence to pursue it. In doing so, we intend to help our members and ease the strain that they would otherwise put on their communities. We seek to transform communities by encouraging well-being, happiness, and personal success.
Call us now to learn more.
Our Creative Programs Sharpen Your Skillsets
Whether you or your loved one is looking to refine their skills for the labor market or recreational purposes, we can help. Our various day programs and activities are sure to appeal to people from all walks of life. Some individuals may gravitate toward engineering, while others may thrive in the world of robotics programming or pattern recognition.
Rest assured, we will work with you or your loved one to find the path that is right for them. We want our members to access their untapped areas of expertise so they can feel good about their contribution to the world. In becoming self-reliant and having someone to look to for assistance, they’ll only feel prouder of their place in the community.
Does your loved one have an aptitude for computers or mathematics? Do they have a desire to help those around you? Contact us at your convenience.
Communication Is Key for Adults with Autism
We believe in communicating with our members, whether they are verbal or not. We want to cultivate real relationships with the families and individuals in our program. We do this by working alongside our members every step of the way. We will find an avenue of communication that works best, whether it be sign language, facilitated communication, or typing.
Time and time again, we have seen individuals surprise their family members and even themselves. With encouragement, compassion, and patience, we help people make progress they never thought possible.
Adult Training Programs Stimulate the Mind
We understand how difficult it can be for the parents of people with autism to keep their children stimulated. After a child has reached adulthood, there are fewer programs available to them, and fewer opportunities for healthy socialization and mental stimulation. Luckily, our day programs resolve this matter.
At our facilities, adulthood is where activity and progress really take off. We make sure they continue to develop through life. With us, they’ll be exposed to many wonderful, positive experiences. They will grow, learn, and have fun. What’s more, they’ll have countless opportunities to contribute to their communities.
Medical Imaging Day Programs
Our members get a hands-on learning experience that is specially tailored to meet the needs of students on the autism spectrum. One of the unique areas in which our students excel is in medical imaging, where the ability to focus and pay attention to the smallest details is extremely important. Radiologists need employees with the skills we help foster in our members. Those who come through JoyDew’s day programs are often highly sought after in the field.
Robotics Engineering Day Programs
The modern world is increasingly dominated by automation and robotics. We rely on robotics in the health care industry, the military, manufacturing, mining, and so many other fields of employment. Adults on the autism spectrum are especially well-positioned to take up key roles in:
- Robotics engineering
- Robotics programming
- Remote operation
We can strengthen the existing skills of adults on the autism spectrum. We can help them find their way in the competitive world of robotics and engineering. Before long, they’ll be thriving.
Anticipating a future dominated by robotics engineering and automation, we aim to help members develop the skills they need to be secure now and in the future. With these skills, they’ll have the tools they need to thrive.
Pattern Recognition Day Programs
Pattern recognition is an extremely valuable skill that many of us take for granted. This skill can be applied to a wide variety of professions across various sectors.
Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) have many untapped skills that help contribute to the workforce in unique ways. One of these strengths of people with ASD is pattern recognition. By developing pattern recognition skills, we can help members join the world of marketing, data collection, data analytics, and more!
Digital Content Day Programs
The world of digital content is nothing without automation. We’ve discovered that many of our members have a knack for the work that goes into content management.
Take advantage of the incredible technology resources at JoyDew to learn about digital content creation, marketing, and more, in a hands-on way. We will give you all the skills you need to join one of the many digital contents and digital marketing companies that have come to dominate the media that we consume every day.
Join Us for Our Cutting-Edge Adult Support Programs
With a wide range of educational programs for adults with autism, we have something for everyone. Our services for adults with autism are specially tailored to meet the learning requirements of each individual. With personalized teaching and cutting-edge programs, JoyDew is one of the most innovative services around.
Call us now to learn more.