Section .0200 ‑ Adult Developmental Vocational Programs (Advp) For Individuals With Developmental Disabilities

Link to law: 10a - health and human services/chapter 27 - mental health, community facilities and services/subchapter b/10a ncac 27b .0201.html
Published: 2015

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(ADVP) FOR INDIVIDUALS with developmental disabilities



(a)  Definition.

(1)           Primary Service.  An adult developmental

vocational program (ADVP) is a day program which provides organized

developmental activities for adults with developmental disabilities to prepare

the individual to live as independently as possible.  An ADVP provides

opportunities for the client's enjoyment of leisure activities and the development

of community living skills, vocational adjustment, work activity training, and

personal skill development.  Support services to families, and consultation

with other involved agencies, is important to the client's continuing

adjustment and his ability to move to other programs oriented towards higher

levels of functioning.

(2)           Components.  None;

(3)           Resource Items.  None;

(4)           Target Population:

(A)          individuals who are substantially mentally retarded;

(B)          individuals who are severely physically disabled.

(C)          Individuals who have been in an ADVP continuously

from a date prior to January 1, 1975 and are currently receiving ADVP grant‑in‑aid.

(b)  This service may be directed toward the goals of:

(1)           personal self‑sufficiency;

(2)           preventing or remedying abuse, neglect, or

exploitation of children or adults unable to protect their own interests;

(3)           preventing or reducing inappropriate

institutional care.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143B‑10; 143B‑147;

Eff. March 1, 1983;

Transferred from T10.43D .0241 Eff. July 1, 1983;

Amended Eff. July 1, 1984.