Our Programs

 
 

the ruth e. johnson wonderland Camp scholarship

Day Solutions Foundation is pleased to begin offering the Ruth E. Jonson Wonderland Camp Annual Scholarship as of 2019. This scholarship is being offered by the Johnson Family in memory of their beloved mother, and grandmother, Ruth Johnson, a lifelong supporter of Wonderland Camp.

Please click here, to read the beautiful story behind this scholarship and learn more about the rules and requirements for applying for this generous scholarship fund. Click Sign Up to submit the scholarship application.

Availability

This scholarship application period opens annually on August 8th, and remains open until December 1st. Recipient announcement will be made on February 21st each year.

Location

This scholarship application is good for the cost of a full week at Wonderland Camp.

 

Social Skills Speech Group

We are now enrolling for the Social Skills Speech Group. Our course is taught by licensed speech pathologist Vickie Lyskowski as part of a partnership with Speak-Easy, LLC and DSF. Each 8 week course will consist of various workshops to strengthen social interactions skills, learn appropriate conversations techniques, and develop personal relationships. As part of the class, students will have the opportunity to enjoy a variety of activities aimed at allowing them to practice newly learned skills in a real world setting. 

Availability

Courses to be determined as the need for classes arises.

Location

2725 Merchants Drive, Suite B.
Jefferson City, MO 65109

 

after school tutoring program

We are now accepting applications for our free after school tutoring program for youth with developmental disabilities. Tutoring sessions are being provided by Ms Darian Werdehausen, who will graduate from Lincoln University with a Special Education degree in May, and DSF volunteer, Emily Love. Tutoring sessions for students attending 1 day per week will last 8 weeks, and 2 days per week will last 10 weeks and will be aimed at achieving each students individualized needs and goals.

Availability

Monday and Wednesday
From 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

 

Location

2725 Merchants Drive, Suite B.
Jefferson City, MO 65109

 

special events

Each quarter, Day Solutions Foundation puts on a social engagement event for teens and adults. In the past, some of our events have included dances, music night, community outings, and a talent show. Our events for 2019 have already been scheduled, and can be found here. We are still looking for partners for our July and October events and are always open to suggestions for new and additional events throughout the year. All events are free to participants, supervised, safe and fun. 

 

Availability

We are always looking for new and fun opportunities for social engagements as well as local businesses to partner with to provide these events.

Location

Determined by events.