Real Life Choices
What is Real Life Choices?
Real Life Choices is New
Jersey Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) new program
to give support to people who live in their own homes. With
Real Life Choices, individuals and their families are given
budgets based on their needs and with the help of a plan coordinator
they choose the services and supports that best fit their unique
of Real Life Choices is to create a system where individuals
with developmental disabilities and their families are empowered
to make their own choices about where they want to go, what they
want to do and how best to utilize the services necessary to
get them there. Success is determined on the attainment
of personal outcomes that are important to the individual.
Our Real Life Solutions:
Personalized Community Based Day Activities
Practical Life Skills Development
to cook, clean up and do laundry in a real home setting.
tutoring in math, reading, check writing/bill paying.
Overnight and Weekend Respite/Hotel Respite
Leisure and Entertainment
and a movie, trips to the mall, sporting events, casino shows,
concerts, parks, boardwalk, shopping and more.
Real Life Choices House
Our three bedroom Real Life Choices
House is wheelchair accessible and has a kitchen, bathroom,
and a laundry room for real-life living, learning and leisure. Located
two blocks from a school in a quiet neighborhood, this house
has a large rear deck and a fenced yard for outdoor recreation
too. Our focus in on community involvement and making
friends with common interests.
We encourage community connections and use community resources
to support improving each individual's personal quality of life.
more information call Rodney Finx at 609-485-0800 ext. 185