The mission of Panther LIFE Summer Residential Program is to teach and foster the development of independent living skills in the community, further self-determination, and promote social skills.
The Panther LIFE Summer Residential Program is an opportunity for young adults with intellectual disabilities to experience life away from their family's home and to learn daily life skills to enhance the possibilities of independent living. This unique program is designed to be a bridge between living at the family home and the ideal end-goal of living independently with minimal supports (semi-supported living).
During the Summer Residential Program students will be participating in the following life skills activities:
Students will also be partaking in off-campus social activities with the program staff such as: