Catholic Social Services

Central Region - Residential 24 Hour Staffed Homes for Adults with Developmental Disabilities

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Description
Provides one on one direct support in a 24 hour staffed residential model.

Service provides:

  • one on one direct support to each individual in a 24 hour staffed residential model in homes in Red Deer, Innisfail, Lacombe, Wainwright, and Wetaskiwin

Includes:

  • bathing and personal hygiene care
  • meals following the Canada Food Guide
  • recreation and leisure activities
  • medication administration
  • support at medical appointments (general practitioner, dentist, psychiatrist, physiotherapist)
  • emotional and / or behavioural support interventions
  • home maintenance support
  • overnight awake or asleep staff (depending on needs of the individuals in the home)
  • liaison with other community programs and support services such as Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH), Seniors benefits, Alberta Aids to Daily Living

Depending on need, some houses can be double staffed to support individuals with complex mental health, behaviours or medical needs.

Affiliation: Funded by Disability Services of the Government of Alberta.Key Provider: community disability workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 18 years and older
  • who receive funding through Disability Services (Government of Alberta - Ministry of Human Services)
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • contact the intake worker to complete the referral application
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be a waiting list based on residential vacancies at time of intake.

Telephone
780-842-6899 (intake)
Web Site
http://www.cssalberta.ca
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services; Contact for available languages.
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Monthly rent payments as well as a monthly cost for groceries, utilities and social activities. Individuals are also charged a fee if they choose to be transported in staff vehicles.

Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
June 28, 2016
Address
1037 2 Avenue
Wainwright, AB, T9W 1K7
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM