PARC, Inc. is offering an Adult Life Skills program for people with developmental disabilities. The class is held on Monday evenings from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at PARC located at 28 E. Maple Street in Plainville. The class includes interactive, engaging activities that teach adults with special needs how to function semi-independently by offering a curriculum that includes phone and social media safety and etiquette, basic shopping transactions, food safety, general housekeeping and hygiene, and much more.

This program runs concurrently with the Plainville Community Schools schedule and requires a fee of $35 per school year. Participants must be over 18, have their own transportation, and be able to work independently without an aide. This program is open to residents of Plainville, Southington, Bristol and Farmington. For more information or to register, contact Erica Donovan, executive director of PARC, at or 860/747-0316.