Who is eligible for Community NOW?

Individuals are eligible to participate by meeting the following requirements:

  • Have a documented diagnosis of an Intellectual Disability or Developmental Disability
  • Are 21 years of age or older and post-high school
  • Are able to travel independently to the volunteer and community sites to meet the Program Specialist
  • Willing to become involved on a scheduled basis
  • Demonstrate a desire to participate
  • Ability to perform basic Activities of Daily Living Skills (ADL’s) independently

Individuals are referred by Supports Coordination Units and are funded by waiver programs available through the Allegheny County Office of Intellectual Disability (OID). W-5995 Community Participation Service.

Service Availability

Start date determined by availability of openings within the program.

Client Spotlight

Click above to watch a video on how Community NOW! helped Louise to be more confident and get involved in her community.

Who to Contact

April Klein, Aspire Program Facilitator
Phone: 412-632-1805    |    Email: april.klein@goodwillswpa.org