Intellectual / Developmental Disabilities

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Home & Community Based Services for people with Intellectual Disabilities through Pennsylvania’s Consolidated and PFDS Waivers.

DON Services, LINKS to Everyday Lives Program provides the following services under the Consolidated and P/FDS Waivers:

 

Companion Services: Companion services are provided to individuals living in private homes for the limited purposes of providing supervision and assistance that is focused solely on the health and safety of the adult with the intellectual disability.

Home and Community Habilitation: This is a direct service provided in home and community settings to assist individuals in acquiring, maintaining, and improving self help, domestic, socialization, and adaptive skills.  Services consist of support in the general areas of self-care, communication, fine and gross motor skills, mobility, therapeutic activities, personal adjustment, relationship development, socialization, and use of community resources. This service also includes transportation services necessary to enable the individual to participate in the home and community habilitation service, in accordance with the individual’s ISP.

Homemaker/Chore: This service includes household cleaning and maintenance and homemaker activities when a household member is temporarily or permanently absent or unable to manage the home.

Respite: Respite services are direct services that are provided to supervise/support individuals on a short-term basis due to the absence or need for relief of those persons normally providing care. Respite services will take place only in the Individual’s home. 

RN / LPN Nursing services coming soon!

To inquire about getting on a Medicaid Waiver for Intellectual Disabilities call PA Office of Developmental Programs for eligibility details at 1-888-565-9435 or your county MH/DS office.

 

Already on the Consolidated or PFDS Waiver?

For more information or to apply to receive services call us or have your Supports Coordinator call (724)652-5144 for Program Director, Andrea L. Morgan (x162) Email: amorgan@donservices.org