Eaton County Adult Handicap Program

We are designed as a social/recreational outlet for adults with special needs and limitations. The program is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit and all donations are tax-deductible. 

Mission Statement

The mission of the Adult Handicap Program is: To improve the quality of the lives of adults with developmental disabilities* residing in our area by providing regular opportunities for socialization, fellowship, recreation, entertainment and enrichment in a caring atmosphere, that is geared to their special needs.

Board of Directors

Chris Jones - Program Director
Deb Cheeseman - Chairman/President
Jeanette Rooney - Vice President
Brian Kemper - Treasurer
Alan Lentz - Secretary
Angie Partin - Member at Large


Anyone 18 or older with a developmental disability living in the Eaton County area.


Bingo, music nights, table games, potluck dinners, entertainment, party/dances, and bowling. A monthly calendar is available by following the Google link below. Participants are responsible for their own transportation. There is no charge for participation in the program.


Eaton Regional Education Service Agency (1790 E Packard Hwy, Charlotte, MI), It also meets at the Charlotte American Legion Hall and the Char-Lanes bowling alley (on North Lansing Road) – please see monthly calendar of events to verify location for that week.


Tuesday nights, 6:30 - 8:00 pm 


Funding for this program comes from Eaton County & Capital Area United Ways, local churches and service organizations, and private donations.

The program also collects Spartan brand UPC codes for the Spartan label program and is registered with the Meijer Rewards program.

All donations to the program are tax-deductable and may be sent to:

Adult Handicap Program
1790 East Packard Highway
Charlotte, Michigan 48813