Finding Abilities, Fostering Community

Enabling individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to progress toward their full potential.

Waves’ News

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    Shop at Belk, Support Waves

    On Saturday, November 7 from 6am-10am, every Belk store will be hosting a Charity Sale. This is a private, four-hour sale dedicated to supporting local non-profit organizations, such as Waves. We will be selling $5 tickets to this event, and will be able to keep 100% of the proceeds from every ticket sold. What does […]
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    Craig Campbell Receives 2015 John Henry Family Award

    Yesterday the Tennessee Community Organizations (TNCO)—a professional trade organization for home and community-based service providers—honored Craig Campbell with the 2015 John Henry Family Award. Craig is the parent of an adult who receives services from Waves, Inc., an organization that has provided possibilities to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Williamson County for over […]
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Looking to start your holiday shopping a little early this year? Belk will be hosting a charity sale on Saturday, November 7th from 6-10am. Purchase your $5 ticket today and receive access to some amazing sales, including an initial $5 off your purchase!

We are selling tickets, with all the proceeds from our ticket sales staying right here to benefit Waves and our programs. Interested? Contact Emily Layton today at


Children’s Program


Early Learning Program

Waves believes that parents and primary caregivers are naturally a child’s first and most important teachers. Our Early Learning Program provide a variety of play-based learning opportunities for babies, toddlers, and preschool aged children of all abilities in the child’s home or daycare/preschool.


Adult Programs


Adult Day Programs

Waves operates two Adult Day Programs; one in Franklin and one in Fairview. The programs encourage continued learning and life-skills training through arts and crafts, exercise clubs, trips into the community and volunteer work.

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Adult Residential Programs

Waves offers residential support for individuals with a broad range of abilities. We currently operate eight homes and four apartments, giving our clients the opportunity to live as independently as possible.


Employment Program

Our Employment Program provides services for job training, placement and monitoring. Employment not only provides independence, it also is another way for our clients to connect to their community.


Get Involved



In order for Waves to continue our work of enabling individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to progress toward their full potential, we need your help.



Waves, Inc. has a variety of volunteer opportunities for individuals and groups.


Waves Office Recycling

The Waves Office Recycling Program is a “green” way to support Waves. Waves has been a leader in the recycling industry in Williamson County since it rolled out its recycling program in 1994. Currently, Waves Office Recycling serves over 80 businesses in Williamson County.