Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
Respite is the provision of “short care and supervision” for children and adults with developmental disabilities, providing relief for the primary caregiver while supporting the emotional, physical, and mental well being of the person with disabilities. When this service is provided regularly, it can keep families and other primary caregivers strong and energized.
Habilitation services are provided to children and adults with developmental disabilities in their homes and in their communities. These services include developmental skill training and may also provide training in cleaning, shopping, washing clothes or working in the yard.
Thereby, this program enables a person to acquire knowledge and skills in order to maintain or increase self-sufficiency.
Attendant care assists a person in maintaining or attaining safe and healthy living, which includes personal cleanliness and activities of daily living. These activities can include assistance with showering, bathing, transferring, and eating.
The house cleaning service is to help keep the clients house clean. This includes housekeeping in every room. When this service is provided regularly, it can keep families and other primary caregivers strong and energized.