Abilities provides individuals with the opportunities to work on skills that are necessary to manage and live the best quality of life possible. These skill areas can include but are not limited to:

Communication skills: attentive listening; informational listening; critical listening; oral communication; augmentative communication
Interpersonal skills: starting a conversation; asking for help; following instructions; expressing feelings appropriately; apologizing; sharing with others
Independent Living Skills: personal hygiene; preparing, planning and serving food; operating appliances; household maintenance
Leisure skills: exercise; arts and crafts; music appreciation; sports; community activities; computer technology
Pre-Vocational Skills: concept of time; personal appearance; appropriate social skills; motivation; task oriented; health & safety