Our Life Skills Program addresses specific needs in your home and community to assist Members in managing day to day responsibilities and increase their independence. Goals may be related to household tasks such as meal preparation or money management.
Join us for one of our Art & Creativity groups as we use a variety of art mediums to improve skills in the areas of fine motor, visual perception and creativity. Groups are 60-90 minutes in the length. Families or caregivers of persons with brain injury or stroke are welcome to participate.
This service is for Members who desire a return to work or seek a meaningful volunteer position. Our program assesses strengths, residual impairments and barriers to determine a successful placement. Work Readiness is critical in knowing how to be successful.
Synapse House is a nonprofit, 501c3 organization approved vendor by the State of Illinois Dept. of Rehabilitation Services for Job Coaching and Supported Employment, with a 3-year accreditation for Community Integration by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).
Synapse House staff happily work with members and their families to help them make the most of social services available in their area. Benefits Education consultations are available for a separate fee and reduced rate for Clubhouse Members.
It is part of our mission to support brain injury survivors and their families with the mountains of unfamiliar paperwork that come with a brain injury. We may be aware of programs and benefits to assist you or your loved one. Please inquire or schedule an appointment online.
List of Grants and Insurance Companies we work with: