The Horizons center is designed to encourage independence and community interaction for individuals with special needs who are currently cared for at home or in an assisted living situation. The program provides supportive programming each day by teaching basic life skill lessons, offering a variety of services and providing the opportunity for them to access community facilities and events. We are a medical model program with a full time nurse on staff during scheduled program hours. We are the only adult day program for the developmentally and mentally disabled adult in the Cape Girardeau, Mo. area.
Horizons Enrichment Center is sponsored by the College of Health and Human Services through the Department of Human Environmental Studies at Southeast Missouri State University. Our program is licensed by the Department of Health and Senior Services and certified by the Department of Mental Health.
The Horizons Enrichment Center has a three-fold purpose: