Human Services

Avenues to Independence

Quick Facts

aka Avenues to Independence

Park Ridge, IL

Mission

Avenues to Independence is dedicated to putting aside old ideas about what is possible.  We work in partnership with the community to support and encourage people with disabilities to lead the lives they choose.  Our success will eventually be measured by how little we are needed

Ruling Year

1954

Executive Director

Mr. Robert Okazaki

Vice President

Ms. Catherine Kerr

Main Address

515 Busse Hwy

Park Ridge, IL 60068 USA

Keywords

developmental disability, mental retardation, autism, cerebral palsy, housing, employment

EIN

36-6008710

 Number

1270832274

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Developmentally Disabled Services/Centers (P82)

Group Home (Long Term (P73)

Human Service Organizations (P20)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Programs + Results

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Our programs

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

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Residential group homes

Job Placement

Day programs

Home Based Support

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Financials

Avenues to Independence

Fiscal year: Jul 01-Jun 30

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Operations

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Board Leadership Practices

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

Not Applicable

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

Not Applicable

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

Not Applicable

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

Not Applicable

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

Not Applicable