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The Daily Life at Mount Aloysius

Daily Life
We consider our facility a stepping stone to greater responsibility and independence. Residents are encouraged to work to their highest potential, developing the confidence it takes to step toward independent living. We offer a variety of confidence-building programs and activities. Each resident brings his own talents, interests and ultimately, expectations to Mount Aloysius. Some may enjoy cooking, arts and crafts, sports or even gardening. No matter what their interest may be, we foster their abilities to build practical, real-life skills. We provide many opportunities for physical and intellectual development and learning by challenging our residents both mentally and physically.

Some of the opportunities available to residents include:

  • Sporting events and activities are scheduled throughout the year, emphasizing teamwork and strength.
  • Fitness equipment and an outdoor track is available for strength training and cardiovascular exercise, walking and cycling to build self confidence, and promote good health
  • Arts & Crafts- Latch hook, wood crafts, ceramics, seasonal decorations and other stimulating projects are offered year round to improve dexterity and foster creativity.
  • A variety of events are held in a comfortable, spacious auditorium area that seats 150.
  • A new, state of the art indoor swimming pool, complete with a built-in spa, is available for recreational swimming and therapeutic activities.
  • The Green House is used for the therapeutic skills of gardening are practiced including growing fruits, vegetables and a variety of flowers.
  • Residents have the opportunity to plan, prepare and serve well- balanced, nutritious meals in the training kitchen.
  • The Sensory Room provides specialized lighting devices, various sensory items, and calming environment. This room is designed to provide relaxation therapy.

About Mount Aloysius

Mount Aloysius is an equal opportunity provider and employer. If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at program.intake@usda.gov