SECTION .5400 ‑ DAY ACTIVITY FOR INDIVIDUALS OF ALL DISABILITY GROUPS

 

10a NCAC 27g .5401       SCOPE

(a)  Day activity is a day/night facility that provides supervision and an organized program during a substantial part of the day in a group setting to individuals who are mentally ill, developmentally disabled or have substance abuse disorders.

(b)  Participation may be on a scheduled or drop‑in basis.

(c)  The service is designed to support the individual's personal independence and promote social, physical and emotional well‑being through activities such as social skills development, leisure activities, training in daily living skills, improvement of health status, and utilization of community resources.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 122C‑26; 143B‑147;

Eff. May 1, 1996.