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Abriendo Puertas Al Futuro Inc

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Causes: Developmentally Disabled Centers, Disabilities, Human Services

Mission: Abriendo puertas al futuro, inc. Was organized on april 29, 2009 and began operations in bayamon, pr in june 2012 to provide a better quality of life for significantly disabled adults between the ages of 21 to 59. Apfi is the first day service in pr to help eligible individuals remain in the community or return to the community, rather than be cared for in a nursing facility or a hospital setting. It strives to meet the individual's physical, social and emotional needs in a safe, homelike setting. This "center" is based with programs that provide varieties of social, recreational, therapeutic activities, support services, and an independent living program.

Programs: We provided the following: (a) therapy(physical, occupational, speech) (b) the integration of recreational services within the community for the adult disabled population served.

independent living tasks was provided to all participants to allow the development of increased self confidence in their individual lives.

art was continued as a medium of communication: (a) leading to a higher degree of expression in communication of the participants (b) which allowed the participants to achieve more inclusion in their daily lives.

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Abriendo Puertas al Futuro Inc operates a Day Service Center for adults with intellectual and/or physical disabilities. It is located on Carr 830 interior in Barrio Cerro Gordo Bayamon PR. It provides a variety of services including but limited to nutrician, wellness, speech , physical/aquatics at its facility and/or other facilities in the San Juan Metro area. You may contact Ramona Febo Boarman at 787-963-0608 or abriendoprts@aol.com