The Association for Individual Development

Basic Information

Address: 309 New Indian Trail Ct. Aurora, IL 60506
Phone Number: 630-966-4020
Fax Number: 630-844-1753

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Additional Information

Causes Served: Adults with Developmental, Physical or Behavioral Health Challenges
Clearances Required: Yes
Background Check: Yes
Population Served: Adults with Developmental, Physical or Behavioral Health Challenges
Ages for Volunteer: 16 years or over
Hours of Service: From one time to ongoing, day programs are Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Minimum Hours Required: It can vary, depending upon the volunteer's availability
Days of Service: Most opportunities are Monday-Friday during the day, Crisis Line volunteer opportunities are available 7 days a week, from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Mission Statement:

To empower people with physical, developmental, intellectual and mental health challenges to enjoy lives of dignity and purpose

Philosophy/Belief Statement:

Recognized leader providing best quality outcomes for individuals served in areas of housing, employment, community integration, health promotion, recovery and crisis prevention

Program History:

For 54 years the Association for Individual Development (AID) has provided services to individuals who have developmental, physical and/or mental disabilities, those who have suffered a trauma or those at risk.

All clients have access to vital, life enriching services including: early intervention; developmental therapy; autism programs; audiology; respite care; permanent, affordable housing; developmental and vocational training; job placement and on-the-job coaching services; crisis intervention; victims services; mental health treatment; health and wellness; behavioral intervention; community education and advocacy.

Additional Information:

Empower adults with disabilities and special needs in one of our adult day programs. A variety of volunteer opportunities are available including: assistance with lunch time activities, arts & craft activities, coaching on computers, cooking, exercise/fitness and gardening. Most of our volunteer opportunities are weekday, during the day, but we do have special events on the weekends at times - contact us for more information. You must be 16 years of age to volunteer. Group and one day opportunities are available, as are ongoing opportunities. Contact volunteer coordinator Maureen, at 630-966-4020 for more information.