Daily Living Skills

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For more information about our Daily Living Skills Program, call

(608) 755-4123

ENCOURAGING INDEPENDENCE

Our person-centered living skills programs help participants increase confidence and gain independence by developing the skills needed to expand their social, emotional, and personal development.

DAILY LIVING SKILLS PROGRAM

Clients in our Daily Living Skills Program look forward to learning critical day-to-day life skills in a safe and nurturing environment. Our caring program managers work with each participant to develop an individualized plan with the goal of creating greater independence in our clients’ daily life.

Clients learn many critical daily skills including:

  • Emergency situation preparedness
  • Food preparation
  • Home maintenance and safety precautions
  • Laundry
  • Maintaining a clean home environment
  • Managing health and stamina
  • Meal planning and grocery shopping
  • Navigating social situations
  • Personal hygiene/grooming
  • Safe use of technology
  • Scheduling appointments and managing a calendar
  • Understanding instructions (ex: doctor’s orders)
  • Utilizing transit options
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Clients in KANDU’s Livin’ & Learnin’ program had a blast at the Janesville Town Square Gran Prix last week 🚴‍♂️Clients even got to ring the bell, a challenge to the cyclists to win a cash prize in the next lap!

The Janesville Town Square Gran Prix is the first stop in ...the Tour of America's Dairyland, a series of bike races throughout Wisconsin that continue through June 23.

A huge thank you to Stephen from Drywater Productions for capturing all the fun and festivities of Grapes & Hops 2024! Check out the new photos 📸

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater hosted the Special Olympics Wisconsin Summer State Games last week, with over 1,500 athletes participating in the event. Clients from Prevoc and the Livin' & Learnin' program went to the games to support four KANDU friends who were competing. ...Congratulations to all the athletes! 🏆

✨Announcing Thrivent as the winner of “Most Fundraised” at Grapes & Hops 2024! Jon Urish - Thrivent & Joel Otto - Thrivent were happy to accept the award: a Yeti cooler full of drinks, just in time for summer! ⛱

Aktion Club members and Livin' and Learnin' clients participated in Community Garden Day at the Janesville Community Center, Inc.. Clients sorted seeds, pruned tomato plants, and painted rocks to decorate the Freedom Garden. Many of our clients haven’t stopped talking about how much ...they enjoyed working with the plants & we look forward to more gardening time this summer! 🍅🌿☀️

Thankful for this community coalition! There are so many people, organizations, and businesses that are dedicated to making Rock County a great place to live, work, and play for all residents, and we're happy to be a part of it 💙

Let's hear it for Stu, Mitch, and David from the Janesville Morning Rotary Club, WINNERS of the Grapes & Hops 2024 Best Booth competition. Their “Camper” themed booth featured a vintage camper with a full cook-out set-up! 🌭🍻