New Journeys Structured Day Program 

A division of Kee To Independent Growth, Inc.


New Journeys Structured Day Program allows growth and relaxation for individuals age 18 or older, in an environment that provides opportunities for socialization, education and community integration. 


New Journeys offers individually designed services in a comfortable setting that provides specific programming based on each participant’s needs and interests; allowing them to continue strengthening skills necessary for greater independence, improved productivity and increased community inclusion. 

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Program Activities…


  • Meal Preparation - breakfast, lunch and snack.  Staff and participants prepare and eat meals together.

  • Peer Group Discussions


  • Group Counseling/Coping Sessions

  • Art Program

  • Guest speakers


  • Group Outings


  • Brain games, cards, puzzles, trivia


  • Gardening and Hydroponics


  • Reading, Writing and Listening Skills


  • Computer skills


  • Volunteer opportunities


  • Job readiness skills


We accept individuals on the Traumatic Brain Injury Waiver, the Nursing Home Transition and Diversion Waiver, the Veterans Administration and Long Term Care Managed Medicaid Plans such as Fidelis and MVP. Private Pay is also accepted.



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Structured Day Program Staff

Amy Leininger – Director of Day Services

Kelly Hanafin – Manager of Structured Day Program

Elaine Pickett – Day Program Specialist

Donna Nelson – Day Program Specialist

Amy Leininger

Kelly Hanafin

Elaine Pickett

Donna Nelson


Day Program Location and Hours:

425c Eastline Road

Ballston Lake, NY 12020

 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, Monday - Friday + (occasional Saturday outings)


For more information, to schedule a tour, or request an application, please contact:

Kelly Hanafin

Office (518) 309-3557  ext 3310  -  Cell (518)795-8300


Kee to Independent Growth, Inc.

P.O. Box 243

Ballston Spa, NY 12020

Phone: (518) 309-3557  Fax: (518) 309-3558