This support is provided in an Assisted Family Living setting. The participant lives with an individual or family. They will receive 24/7 care. The individual providing this service is responsible to take the participant to doctor's visit's and any day programs that the participant may go to.
COMMUNITY LIVING AND SUPPORTS
While working with a mentor, a participant will be able to work on new skills that are outlined in the person centered plan. Goals can range from personal care, hygiene skills, learning how to do types of chores around the house, having assistance for daily living, etc.
During this service, the participant is assisted by a mentor in the community. The purpose of this service is to provide the participant a way to make connections in the community by a number of ways: volunteering, having a membership at a place like the YMCA, etc.
Provides periodic relief from caregiver responsibility. We belive your mental health is important too. Respite provides both the care giver and the individual served a mental break which is important for both!