Agnews Developmental Centerhttp://agnewsvolunteers.tripod.com
Agnews Developmental Center (ADC) has been serving people with mental and developmental disabilities since 1888. The center occupies 87 acres in the heart of SiliconValley and provides three levels of licensed care: acute, skilled nursing, and intermediate care for persons who need 24-hour health care, supervision, a structured environment, or habilitation programming. The staff provides training at home and in the community in domestic, vocational, leisure, academic, communication, mobility, and socialization skills. ADC promotes all aspects of growth and development, with emphasis on citizenship, advocacy, rights, decision-making, and independence.