Exceptional Care & Training Center would not be successful without the support of our incredible staff. We would like to recognize our EXCEPTIONAL group of Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professionals (QIDP) - Deb, Erin and Amanda!
In Renae's 33 years at ECTC, she has seen a lot of changes and provided care to almost 200 residents. She has gone from writing care plans in paper and ink to electronic records. Yet, despite all the changes in her career, her compassion to the residents and her relaxing, open personality has not waivered. Read More
Please congratulate our 2018 Royalty - Jeff and Lanie AKA Mr. and Ms. Valentine, as well as their Court Paul, Allen and the adorable Miss Katie. If you weren’t able to join us for the Valentine Party, you missed a lot of smiles, great music, fun games and a whole lot of laughs. Our Activity Department rocked it! Read More
Many of us go to great lengths to stay healthy and avoid illness and infections. However, many people neglect the easiest way to limit the transfer of bacteria and viruses and it’s practically free—proper hand washing. Read More
"Together we can achieve more"... This adage holds true to any organization. You might say it is a simple phrase, but there is so much more to it. Let me tell you how we achieve success at Exceptional Care and Training Center... Read More
By all accounts, our Friends and Family Day was another success! Our residents shared happy moments during our annual Family & Friends Day; participating in various activities such as the cake walk, basket raffles, dancing, enjoying good food and just being together. Read More
In April 2017, Velinda “Kim” Agravante was promoted to Activity Director. Kim joined our facility in 2015 when she came to the U.S. from the Philippines with her family. Kim holds a bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology, an American Medical Technologists certification, is an Illinois DSP and a Certified Activities Director. Kim has a demonstrated background and sound knowledge base in program development, organization, and activities implementation through her 25 years of work experience. She is creative, resourceful and we look forward to her invaluable contributions to our facility. Read More