Parents of young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities are frequently stretched beyond their caretaker responsibilities. They also have a concern as to who will care for their child when they pass away.
This website shows the reader how to research to locate an existing home in the area for possible placement. Lacking such a local facility this document attempts to provide information as to how the reader might create and manage a new Home.
Group Homes are non-profit organizations providing residential care for developmentally disabled adults. They are committed to providing a home-like atmosphere where the residents can realize their potential. The goal is to provide acceptance, feelings of belonging, and self- worth.
Group Home Guidebook