Skills supports people up to 24 hours per day in homes within our local communities. We encourage the people we support to live an everyday life in their community by engaging in all aspects of daily living, and any other community member would.
The people we support may reside in a one, two, three or four bed home depending on their wants and needs. They have access to the following support:
Fully trained Direct Support Professionals and Supervisors are available to provide assistance with personal care, assure health and safety, and support community participation.
All employees are trained in Person Centered Thinking to best support the individual preferences of each program participant.
LPN’s are available for medical care coordination and oversight, as well as staff training and assistance with medical treatments.
Vehicles are provided for transportation needs 24 hours a day, including transportation to and from community employment.
Access to our Representative Payee Services through regional administrative staff which includes assistance to join pooled trusts and establish accounts.
Internal management staff is on call 24/7 to assist with any issues that cannot be handled by onsite staff.
What Community Homes Services does Skills provide?
Direct support for health, safety, and care
Staff training and treatment plans
24/7 internal management support
Services are available in the following counties: