Marc Community Resources, Inc. Freestone Campus
Day Program Services and Senior Center
Marc Community Resources, Inc. celebrated the opening of its doors to the Freestone Day Program Services and Senior Center with the cutting of the ribbon by retired Chairman of the Board of Supervisors Tom Freestone. The day program provides activities to over 65 adults currently, with a capacity of 100, in the east valley using state of the art technology.
Freestone’s Day program services feature Smartboards with more than 35,000 software learning applications, media center with 8 foot theater screen with surround sound, music therapy, pet therapy, recreational activity, health and wellness curriculum, professional chef-like kitchen, new computer lab and stimulating skill development.
Freestone Day Program services are provided to adults who have disabilities in facility-based and community settings to provide opportunities for community inclusion, the use of naturally occurring community supports and to facilitate skill development.
Maricopa County’s has a 35 year relationship with Marc Community Resources, Inc. and assisted in construction of Freestone with two $100,000 grants from the Industrial Development Authority and from the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community. More than $600,000 was donated to make this 1.2 million dollar Freestone Day Program a reality.
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