Lifespan – Abilities Illuminated

Mecklenburg County – Creative Campus West

LIFESPAN Creative Campus programs offer a range of services to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities, substance use and mental health disorders. We are committed to helping each individual accomplish skills that may have seemed impossible to some utilizing person-centered plans.

We focus on the interests of each individual we support to ensure their well-being, dignity and right of choice.

Individuals can select to participate in a collection of programs and resources including:

  • Art Programs: painting, pottery, drawing and craft projects
  • Bilingual Services
  • Community Employment Services
  • Culinary Arts Program
  • Health & Wellness Programs: nutrition, exercise and yoga
  • Horticulture Program
  • Indoor/Outdoor Recreation Activities
  • Indoor/Outdoor Sporting Activities
  • Music Therapy
  • Sensory Room to promote relaxation and social interaction

In addition to the Creative Campus, LIFESPAN offers the following services:

Community Living Supports
Provides support and supervision to help the individual  live successfully in the home of his/her family or natural support, and aids the individual in becoming an active member of his/her community.

Personal Assistance Services
Designed to assist an individual with a disability to perform daily living functions to increase the individual’s control in life and ability to perform everyday activities on or off the job. The services must be necessary to the achievement of an employment outcome and may be provided only while the individual is receiving other Vocational Rehabilitation services.

Services to individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Individuals with TBI have the option of experiencing the programs and services of Creative Campus with the assistance of LIFESPAN staff that have been trained to support individuals with TBI.

Respite Services
Offers support to individuals and primary caregivers by providing periodic in-home supports from skilled professionals.

Creative Campus West (Charlotte)
3127 Kalynne Street
Charlotte, NC 28208-3125
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704-393-5916 Phone
704-393-5917 Fax

Hours of Operation:
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Director of Program Services:
Shyluer Holder-Hansen, QP – Email