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High Point Village expands with new "Dream Big" program

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High Point Village is expanding with the "dream big" program. 

The organization dedicated to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities will now offer a new program for adults who don't do well in large groups.

It's main program "Reach High" serves about 40 adults.

"The reason why dream big kinda came about was because in the past, we had to turn away a lot of different villagers because they just don't fit for Reach high and that's our main program so they need more of that one on one assistance and we can't really give them that in Reach high," Reach High Coordinator, Jordan Dotson, said. "We're trying to create a place where all people with intellectual disabilities can come and enjoy themselves and feel loved and cared for."

The ratio will be three villagers to one coordinator. 

Villagers will work on sensory integration, task-oriented learning and participate in a variety of activities like art, fitness and bible study. 

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