Day Services FAQ

Where is Daybreak Independent Services located?

Our programs are located in Yonkers and Woodlawn. We are very close to the Yonkers/Bronx border.

What are your program hours?

Our Day Habilitation Program runs Monday to Friday, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
Our Supplemental Program runs Monday to Friday 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Is transportation provided?

Yes, Daybreak Independent Services offers free transportation to and from an individual’s residence.

Is lunch provided?

Lunch is not provided. However, our individuals have the use of both a microwave and refrigerator and can purchase food in the community. In addition, our Supplemental Program provides snacks.

Does DBIS provide Speech and Counseling services?

Yes, we facilitate Speech therapy and Counseling through article 16 clinics.

Can medication be administered at our programs?

Yes, a nurse is available to monitor medication administration.

How do I refer someone I know to DBIS programs?

Please call one of our offices, or contact Vera Valukas, Intake Coordinator, at (914) 733-3305

What are the main objectives of the Daybreak Independent Services programs?

To support individuals through a continuum of services resulting in an increased level of independence and ultimately job placement.