"Most of all, I value the trust that we have with our son's service coordinator and associates. The people do not change, and it is very important to me to have trust and honesty. PDS continues to do a marvelous job caring for my child.”
"I like my staff, they treat me with respect." –Individual
"PDS has given me the opportunity to gain a greater sense of independence"
"I would like to thank PDS in allowing me to become more self-sufficent"
"Thank you to the staff of PDS for your dedication and commitment to helping those with developmental disabilities accomplish their goals and lead their lives with dignity." –Educator
"I'm able to advocate and get the service I need with respect from my team." –Individual
"I know that when I refer a young adult to PDS for services, I can count on PDS to give that young adult the personal attention, care, and commitment he or she deserves." -Educator
At PDS we offer one-person, two-person, and three-person supervised and supportive apartments in Brooklyn and Manhattan, catering to high-functioning individuals from age 18-70. Our 24-hour residences serve adults with a variety of developmental disabilities, including Congenital Rubella Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, and Autism; and one residence serves consumers who are non-ambulatory. Click here to learn more about our Residential Services.
Our Day Habilitation program provides recreation, socialization and activities to consumers with a variety of developmental disabilities. Opportunities include gardening, bowling, movies, day trips, arts and crafts, working at volunteer sites, and travel training. Click here to learn more about our Day Habilitation.
Medicaid Service Coordination
We offer a well-respected Medicaid Service Coordination program that assists people with developmental disabilities and their families to gain access to the necessary services and supports appropriate to their needs and life goals. Families and individuals work together with one of our experienced Service Coordinators to develop, implement and maintain an Individualized Service Plan (ISP). Click here to learn more about our Medicaid Service Coordination.