Potential members must meet the following criteria:

  1. Individual must be 18 years of age or older.

  2. Individual must have a primary diagnosis of Intellectual Developmental Disability.

  3. Individual must not have any violent behaviors including (but not limited to)   documented history of yelling, screaming, hitting, kicking, biting, scratching, pinching, destruction of property.

  4. Individual must not require skilled nursing care or care that must be signed off on by a nurse.

  5. Individual must be a North Carolina resident.

  6. Individual must be able to pass a criminal background check.

  7. All intake documentation must be completed and submitted.

Potential members who meet this criteria, should call and make an intake appointment with the Director and/or Assistant Director.


Please bring the following documents when applying for entrance: 

  • Birth Certificate

  • Guardianship or Power of Attorney (if applicable)

  • Social Security Card

  • Medicaid Card

  • Other Insurance (if applicable)

  • IEP (if applicable)

  • Psychological Evaluation

  • Current Medication List from Physician (if applicable)

  • Diagnosis from Physician

  • Legally Recognized Photo Identification

  • Vaya’s Person Centered Plan (if applicable)