Our Mission Statement
Our Mission is to provide services of the highest quality for people with cognitive and developmental disabilities and related disorders including autism that optimize each individual’s independence and capabilities, ensure self-determination and rights and, with partnerships in the community, enhances their opportunities to live healthy, safe and valued lives.
Center for Social Change is a private nonprofit organization that supports children and adults with Intellectual Disabilities including Autism Spectrum Disorder. The Center is a strong advocate for personal choices in community living for individuals who are developmentally, physically, psychologically and emotionally challenged. The Center is a board-driven organization and has a 501(c)3 status under the IRS code. Since 1993, it has been providing various services including residential, vocational, supported employment
Our Vision is to provide programs and services to individuals with developmental disabilities and related disorders including autism to live and work in the community and exercise their rights, choice and freedom and to live independent of institutional life through integrated efforts of change agents who are passionate about changing lives of people with disabilities throughout the world.
ProgramsCenter for Social Change maintains a wide variety of programs to serve our individuals. In Maryland, USA, our programs include residential services for adults and children, vocational and supported employment for adults, day habilitation for adults, medicaid waiver services for autistic, dually diagnosed adults and children, and services for medically fragile and behaviorally challenging individuals.To learn more about our Maryland programs, use the menu on this page.
How we are doing
It is the intent of Center for Social Change to provide the public with timely and precise information relevant to its accredited services or programs. The organization is also prepared to answer specific questions about the performance of its accredited services or programs. All of Center for Social Change’s Programs have the accreditation from Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)