Adult Day Support Services

Murray Ridge Center provides eligible participants with a variety of services and supports to enhance quality of life and promote individual self-determination. Our services include:



·        School to Work Transition

·        Assistance to develop community access skills

·        Community-based services that foster relationship building with community members

·        Community-based volunteer opportunities

·        Self Advocacy

·        Medication administration, health monitoring and supports under the supervision of a registered nurse

·        Speech and swallowing evaluations, language and communication therapy, and training in augmentative communication devices by our licensed Speech and Language Pathologists

·        Physical and Occupational therapy services and evaluations. Training in sensory integration services. Assistance with ordering adaptive equipment through Medicaid.

·     Young at Heart community-based Seniors program

·     Adaptive technology assessment and development for vocational, self-care, communication, and other identified needs

·     Community-based physical fitness and Special Olympics

·     Supportive Home Services for medically fragile individuals unable to attend day programs



Our trained, certified staff provide assistance and training in our Opportunity/Vocational Centers (OVCs) and other community sites to develop the following skills:


·        Community access, relationship building, interpersonal and social development, and community safety

·        Personal safety via training in Abuse Violence Educational Recognition Training (AVERT)

·        Emotional and behavioral adjustment and assistance with Behavior Supports

·        Personal care, meal assistance, positioning, ambulation, mobility, communication and use of adaptive equipment

·     Use of electronic technology (computers, iPads) and social media safety

·        Arts and music and appreciation, including singing/karaoke, dancing, painting, and crafting; we have a Bell Choir, Choraleer Group, and the Cheerleading Squad

·        Functional academics (math, money management, writing) in groups and/or individual study, games, educational movies

·     Health and physical fitness (walking, bowling, swimming, exercise)



Murray Ridge Center
Lorain County Board of Developmental Disabilities Offices
1091 Infirmary Road
Elyria, OH 44035
(440) 329-3734
(440) 322-2683 fax