Community Education/Training

We offer various training programs to businesses, schools, service agencies, and individuals covering such topics as disability awareness and prevention. This service is free to the public.

ADA Surveys

We have an ADA Surveyor. Call us if you would like us to survey for accessibility. We also provide surveys for businesses, organizations, and housing.

Telecommunication Access Program

TAP is a resource for persons with hearing disabilities, low vision, mobility issues, and disabilities relating to speech enabling them to obtain assistive telephones. There is no cost to the consumer.

Home Modifications

We aid in the process of modifying consumers’ homes to make them more accessible. There may be a cost for this service depending on income/debt.

Information and Referral

Resource for information regarding housing, transportation, disabilities, personal care at-tendants, interpreters, employment, and many other services.

Independent Living Skills

Training to help persons gain skills that will allow them to live more independently and be an active part of their community including budgeting and personal skills.

Advocacy

Individual for those who may need assistance in obtaining benefits, employment, housing, and other issues and Systems including rallying for changes in the community to enhance the quality of life for all persons.

Peer Support

At least 51% of the staff has a disability. “People with disabilities that help people with disabilities” is a description of peer support.

Consumer Directed Personal Care Services

A Medicaid funded program allowing eligible individuals to hire the attendant of their choice to provide services in the home including: personal care, meal preparation, housekeeping, laundry, and transportation. To qualify for this program, you must have a permanent disability with a need for in-home services, you must be Medicaid active, you must be at least 18 years old, and you must be able to direct your own care. You are the employer. You must hire and monitor your attendants.

Equipment Loan Program

We loan a variety of items such as walkers, crutches, wheelchairs, and more. Subject to availability and need.

Lending Library/Computer Library

We have information regarding housing, disabilities, benefits and a variety of other topics as well as computers with internet access.