Mission & Goals
...That social involvement is linked to successful employment, independence, self-confidence and inclusion.
... Friends are the sunshine of life.
...Learning is a life long process and the knowledge empowers.
...Community involvement creates a higher quality of life and opens new doors.
...People with intellectual disabilities who …
continue to learn new skills
develop supportive social networks
are integrated into their communities
have a greater chance of successfully living in a supported or independent setting.
...A community of individuals with intellectual disabilities can be an inclusive part of the community-at-large and add to the fabric of society.
Who we serve
The Sunshine Social Club serves adults with intellectual disabilities who have the goal for supported and/or independent living in the greater Central Indiana area.
We are self-sustaining and funded by
We have no affiliation with United Way.
We will create educational opportunities for adults with intellectual disabilities that….
Nurtures greater independence
Develops skills that aid employment
Teaches skills necessary for supported and/or independent living
We will find meaningful volunteer opportunities for our members.
We will create small group programming and large group social activities.
We will create Independent Living Retreats that will provide opportunities for communal living, learning & volunteering.
We will partner with local and national universities and organizations to promote our goals.
We will pursue small business opportunities for our members.
We will build a community for adults with intellectual disabilities in Boone County.