Abilities Plus is a not-for-profit organization located in Kewanee, Illinois focused on serving individuals with developmental disabilities. The organization began in 1959 with a class of seven children. Since that time, Abilities Plus has grown and now serves approximately 250 children and adults from Henry, Stark, and western Bureau Counties.
Every day, the Board of Directors and staff of Abilities Plus strive to achieve the agency's mission of "promoting opportunities that result in independence and active decision making for people with disabilities and their families." We do this by providing a variety of services to our clients and their families. Each program can be tailored to meet an individual's needs and goals.
Abilities Plus is a 501(c)(3) organization, a member of the Illinois Association of Rehabilitation Facilities and licensed by the Illinois Department of Human Services. We are also affiliated with the United Way in Kewanee, Colona-Green Rock, and the Quad Cities, as well as the Kewanee and Geneseo Chambers of Commerce and the Geneseo Community Chest.
These partnerships are one way we strive to achieve our
vision of "serving every individual with a developmental
disability in our service area who requests the agency's