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Adult Care Services

Residential Habilitation involves 24 hour residential services having individualized services and supports that enable an enrollee to acquire, retain or improve skills necessary to reside in a community-based setting including direct assistance with activities of daily living (e.g., bathing, dressing, personal hygiene, eating, meal preparation, household chores) essential to the health and safety of the enrollee, budget management as specified in the ISP, attending appointments and interpersonal and social skills building to enable the enrollee to live in a home in the community.

Family Model Residential Support shall mean a type of residential service having individualized services and supports that enable an enrollee to acquire, retain or improve skills necessary to reside successfully in a family environment in the home of trained caregivers other than the family of origin. The service includes direct assistance as needed with activities of daily living (e.g., bathing, dressing, personal hygiene, eating, meal preparation excluding the cost of food), household chores essential to the health and safety of the enrollee, budget management as specified in the ISP, attending appointments and interpersonal and social skills building to enable the enrollee to live in a home in the community.

Supported Living is another type of residential service that provides individualized services and supports that enable an enrollee to acquire, retain, or improve skills necessary to reside in a home. This service includes direct assistance as needed with activities of daily living (e.g., bathing, dressing, personal hygiene, eating, meal preparation), and building interpersonal and social skills that will enable the enrollee to live in a home in the community.

Day Services shall mean individualized services and supports that enable an enrollee to acquire, retain or improve skills necessary to reside in a community-based setting; to participate in community activities and utilize community resources; to acquire and maintain employment; and to participate in retirement activities. ISP goals and objectives shall be required for enrollees receiving Day Services.

Community-Based Day Services: Community-based day services enable the service recipient to participate in meaningful and productive activities in integrated settings with other community members who may or may not have disabilities. Supports provided may facilitate job exploration activities, volunteer work, educational activities and other meaningful, measurable community activities that promote developing relationships and maintaining ongoing relationships with friends and family members.

Personal Assistance: Personal Assistance shall mean the provision of direct assistance with activities of daily living (e.g., bathing, dressing, personal hygiene, eating, meal preparation excluding cost of food), household chores essential to the health and safety of the enrollee, budget management, attending appointments and interpersonal and social skills building to enable the enrollee to live in a home in the community.

Employment-Based Day Services: Employment-based day services facilitate access and support activities such as competitive employment, self-employment, enclaves and work crews.

Elderly and Disabled Waiver: Provides support to people to continue living successfully in their own homes. This service gives families another option of living at home instead of nursing home placement.

Companion Model: A person lives with a family or roommate who provides support to the person to be a part of a family unit.














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