Creative Living

Our Residential Services program provides and/or secures intensive services, training, and support to persons who are developmentally disabled and their natural alternate families. This service may range from intermittent to continuous and is designed to promote the highest level of living in the least restrictive environment by fostering independence in daily living, economic self-sufficiency and integration into the community.  We have seven beautiful homes located in Saline and White Counties that are staffed 24 hours a day and are fully accessible.    

It is expected that the residential support services will help maintain individuals in a community based setting and increase their independence through providing assistance in the services listed above.

The Admission Criteria for Residential Services are:

CILA

  • Eighteen years or older
  • In need of supportive living arrangement
  • Referred and screened by PAS
  • May be 24 hours or Intermittent

Home Base

  • Home Based: Must be referred by IL-DHS

Respite:

  • In need of Respite Services
  • Any age level
  • Resident of counties served
Services provided through this program are:
  • Supervision
  • Transportation
  • Future Planning
  • Case Management
  • Life Skills Training
  • Family Education
  • Referral/Follow-up for other services such as Nutrition, Vision, Dental, Medical, etc.
  • Recreation
  • Family Education
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Personal Assistance
  • 24 hour on-call
  • Social Service Resource Linkage
  • Behavior Modification