CIP Bloomington Bloomington, Indiana

CIP Bloomington is a specialized transition program in Bloomington, Indiana assisting young adults on the Autism Spectrum, ADHD, and other learning differences to find success in college, employment, and independent living

Welcome to Bloomington, an Eco-Conscious City with World-Class Education and a Healthy Dose of "Hoosier Hospitality"

Discover the charm of Bloomington, nestled in the picturesque rolling hills of Southern Indiana and affectionately known as “B-Town”. As a small town with big university amenities, Bloomington offers a vibrant backdrop for CIP students. Immerse yourself in world-class higher education, partake in exhilarating Big Ten sporting events, explore thriving local businesses, and experience the richness of the local arts scene. 

At CIP, we embrace the unique opportunities this dynamic community provides, ensuring our students receive a well-rounded and enriching experience during their time in Bloomington. Explore our program to see how you might unlock the possibilities awaiting you in this welcoming and vibrant town.


130 Social Activities

20-30 Hours of
Service Weekly

3.5 Cumulative GPA

91% Parent
Satisfaction Rating

95% Average Student
Attendance Rates

20 Hours Community Service Per Student

CIP BLoomington

College Academic Support

At CIP Bloomington, we specialize in providing individualized support and direction to college-age young adults with autism, ADHD, and executive functioning needs as they pursue higher education at local colleges, universities, or vocational programs. 

Our dedicated academic support team, comprised of experienced staff, is committed to assisting our community of young adults with all aspects of their academic journey. From academic coaching and enrollment to accessing accommodations and developing study skills, we provide comprehensive support tailored to each person’s unique needs. Explore how CIP Bloomington can uniquely help support young adults thrive academically and succeed in pursuing their educational goals.

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Meet Our CIP Bloomington Team

CIP Bloomington has an experienced, professional staff with strong educational backgrounds and solid experience working with young adults on the autism spectrum, with ADHD, and with related Learning Differences. CIP staff work as an interdisciplinary team to support each student in pursuing their goals and dreams.

CIP Bloomington Student Life

Downtown Bloomington, Indiana, provides a safe and welcoming small-town environment infused with ‘Hoosier hospitality,’ ideal for young adults seeking a supportive and tight-knit community. At CIP Bloomington, students with autism and other learning differences can thrive in this inclusive atmosphere, fostering independence and social skills.

Our dedicated gaming lounge serves as a hub for social interaction, offering a space for students to connect and unwind. Additionally, we organize a variety of engaging activities throughout the week, blending student-led initiatives with CIP-organized events.

From scheduled social outings like yoga, swimming, and hiking to exploring local fairs and festivals, students have ample opportunities to expand their social horizons. Indiana University further enriches the experience with a plethora of student-led clubs, ranging from gaming and cycling to chess and student government, providing diverse avenues for students to find their tribe and cultivate valuable social connections.

Supported Apartment Living

CIP Bloomington has modern furnished two-bedroom apartments, fostering independent living skills and promoting social skills development for individuals with autism. Conveniently situated directly above CIP’s Center, students enjoy easy access to all that Downtown Bloomington has to offer.

Our ideal location allows students to immerse themselves in the vibrant community, with Indiana University, entertainment venues, banks, restaurants, parks, and shopping destinations just steps away. This proximity not only encourages independence but also provides ample opportunities for students to practice essential life skills in real-world settings.

At CIP Bloomington, we prioritize empowering our students with autism to thrive in all aspects of life, from academics to independent living. Explore how our supportive environment and tailored programs can help you develop the skills needed for success.

Internship, Jobs, and Career Readiness Suppport

CIP Bloomington specializes in preparing young adults with Asperger’s, autism, ADHD, and other learning differences for successful integration into the workforce. Our comprehensive career department offers tailored support, including resume development, job coaching, and job readiness training, to equip students with the skills and confidence needed to pursue their career goals.

With a focus on autism job support and job readiness for autism, as well as job coaching supports for ADHD, CIP Bloomington ensures that each student receives personalized assistance to maximize their potential in the workplace. Whether students are exploring career options, honing their job search skills, or preparing for interviews, our dedicated team is there every step of the way to provide guidance and encouragement.

Meet A Few CIP Bloomington Students

The young adults enrolled at CIP Bloomington come from all over the Midwest including Indiana, Chicago, Kansas City, Louisville, Minneapolis; from across the US; and even internationally. Meet a few CIP Bloomington students below!

Recent News & Updates

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