Day Programs


Provided in Jefferson and at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, the Excel program assists persons to develop appropriate personal-social, daily living and pre-vocational skills, as appropriate that are necessary for the participants to become independent, responsible, valued and contributing members of the community. They provide a person-centered approach to create meaningful and enjoyable activities. The Excel Program serves people with a broad range of intellectual and other disabilities.

Program participants are engaged in various activities in the areas of:

  • Health and Wellness
  • Recreation/ Leisure
  • Community Access
  • Spirituality
  • Functional Academics
  • Socialization

All of these activities are experienced in a variety of settings. Emphasis is placed upon providing program participants with the tools they need to be independent, productive and happy adults.