Athelas Institute, Inc.

Providing Opportunities for Achievement and Growth

College Program

Athelas Institute, Inc., in partnership with The Community College of Baltimore County’s (CCBC) Center for A.C.C.E.S.S., provides a program for adult individuals with intellectual, emotional, and physical disabilities. The program provides these individuals with basic education courses as well as vocational preparation, life skills training, and creative arts experience.  Courses are offered at Athelas and on CCBC’s campus with college instructors who are subject matter experts and who have the knowledge about differential learning techniques to reach all audiences.

Course offerings include:


  •  Academic Skills Enhancement
  •  Analyzing and Evaluating Current


  • Anger Management
  • Art and Music
  • Assertiveness Training
  • Basic Math
  • Basic Reading
  • Computer Literacy
  • Critical Reading
  • Decision Making
  • GED Preparation
  • Gross Motor Skills
  • Health and Wellness
  • Independent Living Skills
  • Interpersonal Skills

Athelas provides services without limit to race, color, national origin, sex, or handicapping condition.