There are a number of community rooms in the Polk Residence Center. An exercise room is available for client use, which includes treadmills, a nautilus machine and stationary bikes. The library is stocked with books in Braille and on tape along with many descriptive movies that clients can access during their training. There is a piano and a guitar in the music room and screen readers and computers in the computer room.
A popular place to relax is the residence staff area, which has several vending machines, a microwave and hot beverages during the day. Residence staff are on site 24/7 to assist clients with any needs that may arise while they are at Leader Dog.