Catholic Social Services

Central Region - Approved Home Program


Description
Provides support services for adults with disabilities in private homes under the supervision of an Approved Home Proprietor.

Service provides:

  • a support home that encourages independence

Supports include:

  • problem solving
  • crisis intervention
  • medical appointments and medication compliance
  • emotional support, spiritual support
  • respite (if this is part of the individuals support plan and funding is provided)
  • Community Disability Workers (depending on the needs of the individual and if funding is approved)
  • connecting adults to community agencies such as Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH), Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD), Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Assessment, employment programs, Red Deer College Transitional Vocational Program
Affiliation: Funded by Disability Services of the Government of Alberta.Key Provider: proprietors, community disability workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 18 years and older
  • who require minimal assistance living in a family - supported environment
  • and receive funding through Disability Services (Government of Alberta - Ministry of Human Services) or are Opportunity Fund students of the Transitional Vocational Program at Red Deer College
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • contact the intake worker to complete the referral application
Referral Process: N/A

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-347-8844 (intake)
Web Site
http://www.cssalberta.ca
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Fees for room and board, recreation events, and transportation fee if individuals wish to be driven in staff vehicle. Personal hygiene items not provided.

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
5104 48 Avenue
Red Deer, AB, T4N 3T8
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM