Virtual Inclusive Learning Academy (VILA) is an online educational hub that is designed to provide academic support and job training to adults with developmental delays and create opportunities for success.
*Must be over 18 to enroll
This course is an introduction to skills required to obtain a job in today’s market. Topics include:
This course will focus on introducing students to various strategies that could be applied when looking for volunteering and job opportunities. Topics include:
This course will provide the skills required to safely use social media to communicate with family and friends. Topics include:
Students will explore different ways for self-expression in a fun and interactive class. Through theatre and music practices, they will be able to share their ideas and create as a group.
An introductory course teaching the fundamentals of coffee and tea preparation. Topics include:
This course is an introduction to skills required to tend to a pet’s needs and is intended for anyone who is interested in adopting or working/volunteering with pets. The course will specifically focus on learning about dogs and cats. Topics include:
Students will learn the necessary hygiene and safety skills for safe food handling. Topics include:
DANI (Developing and Nurturing Independence), a non for profit organization, provides person-centered educational programs and vocational training to adults with intellectual disabilities. DANI has served hundreds of families in the last 15 years and is continuing to develop new ways to nurture, enrich, and educate adults with disabilities. VILA is the online campus of DANI.