Diverse Options, Inc., is a private, non-profit, 501c (3) organization that serves the vocational and independent living needs of people with varying abilities in the greater Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Marquette and Waushara Counties. The mission of Diverse Options, Inc. is to support, educate and empower individuals to reach their highest level of independence. We strive to make a difference in the lives of the people we serve through teamwork, flexibility, open communication and dedication to quality in all services and programs. Diverse Options, Inc. (formerly Ripon Area Service Center) began in 1975 serving approximately 40 individuals. Today, the agency serves over 300 people annually in programs ranging from pre-vocational services to supported employment, operation of group homes to living independently in the community, recreation services to transportation programs.