Host Home/Family Model/Family Home Providers support and assist individuals with daily living skills and other individual needs in a manner similar to the residential program, however, this service is provided in the caregiver’s personal home.
Living with a family is a good choice for many people with developmental disabilities and can be a rewarding and meaningful experience for all those involved. A warm and caring family environment not only allows more relaxed schedules and increased independence, but also develops close bonds and establishes valuable relationships that will last a lifetime.
D&S is committed to individuals in Host Home/Family Model/Family Home by always providing:
- The utmost respect and courtesy regarding individual needs to create compatible placement options
- Pre-screened and trained Providers selected by the individual or his/her guardian/conservator
- A dedicated team of local professionals to provide guidance and facilitate the provision of all supports needed
- Scheduled activities for individuals and their host families