Day Programs


Saguaro Foundation specializes in a wide range of Day Treatment Programs for Adults (DTA'S) with a variety of motivating and individualized program options that are available for each individual attending. Services are performed by professional staff, that are well trained by certified instructors. Our day programs are designed to fit our clientele's needs by providing a diversity of activities, that have been deliberated to enhance and improve their quality of life. Saguaro offers our clientele exploration programs in conjunction with other Yuma area agencies to meet goals in terms of work theory in a practical work environment. This work exploration allows participants to develop marketable skills that may lead to competitive employment in the community. The day program does volunteer work during the week at the Yuma Community Food Bank, Precious Treasures and Salvation Army.

SAND

Saguaro's-A-New-Day (SAND) Offers a day program for developmentally disabled adults. The program engages individuals in a supportive services designed to meet the need of adults with special needs who have difficulty performing activities of daily living. Individuals remain active throughout the day performing social and recreational activities such as: art projects, gardening, table games, kick ball, basketball, air hockey, etc. Saguaro created individual work exploration programs in conjunction with other Yuma area agencies to meet goals in terms of work theory in a practical work environment. This work exploration allows participants to develop marketable skills projects, that may lead to competitive employment in the community. The day program does volunteer work during the week at the Yuma Community Food Bank, Precious Treasures Organization, and Salvation Army.

SAND is located at 274 N. Ave B Suit B Somerton, Arizona. The SAND facility is 5,000 square feet and sit on 5 acres of land. SAND has been operating since 2013. SAND is a state of the art facility designed for developmental disabilities, it includes: swimming pool, kitchen, T.V. room, SAND operates Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm. Individuals have the opportunity to choose to attend one day per week, all week or as coordinated by the individuals plan. These programs are also designed to give members with developmental disabilities to have the opportunity to have personal time for themselves. Transportation is provided to all our clientele and specials arrangements may be done.

DAY-BY-DAY

Day-By-Day Offers a day program for developmentally disabled adults. The program engages individuals in a supportive services designed to meet the need of adults with special needs who have difficulty performing activities of daily living. Individuals remain active throughout the day performing social and recreational activities such as: art projects, gardening, table games, kick ball, basketball, air hockey, etc. Saguaro created individual work exploration programs in conjunction with other Yuma area agencies to meet goals in terms of work theory in a practical work environment. This work exploration allows participants to develop marketable skills projects, that may lead to competitive employment in the community. The day program does volunteer work during the week at the Yuma Community Food Bank, Precious Treasures Organization, and Salvation Army.

Day-By-Day is located at 2301 w. County 18th Somerton, Arizona. Day-By-Day has been operating since 1995. This facility currently sits on 2 acres of land, within the facility it is surrounded by welcoming farm animals such as: peacocks, chickens, goats, ducks and birds. This farm setting gives our clientele an opportunity to participate in feeding the animals and helps to develop responsibility. Day-By-Day operates Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm. Individuals have the opportunity to choose to attend one day per week, all week or as coordinated by the individuals plan. These programs are also designed to give members with developmental disabilities to have the opportunity to have personal time for themselves. Transportation is provided to all our clientele and specials arrangements may be done.

Our DTA programs operate Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm. Individuals have the opportunity to choose to attend one day per week, all week or as coordinated by the individuals plan. These programs are also designed to give members with developmental disabilities to have the opportunity to have personal time for themselves. Transportation is provided to all our clientele and specials arrangements can be made.

SAGUARO AFTER SCHOOL TRANSITIONAL PROGRAM (SASTP)

The after school SASTP provides a diversity of activities for individuals who are currently still attending high school, but are 18 years of age and do not qualify any longer for a regular DTA program. Transportation is also provided and individuals may choose to attend once a week, all week or as recommended by the individuals plan. Hours of operation are as follow: Monday 1:00pm-6pm, Tuesday-Friday 2:30pm7:30pm.

CASPER

The Children After School Program is made for Educational and Recreational (CASPER) activities, it was developed for the age groups of 12 years of age to 17 years. CASPER provides a wide range of actives for children who attend. Children participate in activities such as: arts and crafts, community outings for social development, and life skills. The service operates 4 hours a day and requires of at least one objective. Service operates 365 days a year, but hours of operations on holidays and vacations are from 8:00am-12:00pm. Transportation is provided to all clients and specials arrangements can be made.