CARE COORDINATION (Tri-County)
Mercy Drive Inc. have Sub contracted with Tri County Care, Care Coordination Organization Health Home ( CCO/HH) to Provide Care Coordination Services to Individual with Intellectual and Development Disabilities.
CCO/HHs work with individuals with I/DD and their families to bring together health care and developmental disability service providers to develop an integrated, Life Plan that includes developmental disability, medical, behavioral health, community and social supports, and other services.
COMMUNITY HABILITATION PROGRAM (CH)
Community Habilitation (CH) Services provides independent living skills training, socialization skills, and integration into the community. CH assists individuals in acquiring, retaining, and improving adaptive skills and self-help skills needed to live independently at home and in community-based settings.
Participants and families partake in the development and implementation of the Individualized Habilitation plan. The plan focuses on the strengths, needs, and choices of the individuals in order to promote independence, individuality, inclusion, and productivity. Our professionally trained Community Habilitation Specialists assist the individuals on an array of outcomes to develop skills such as travel training, money management, writing, academics, etc.
Young people with disabilities have many abilities! In order to more fully realize their potential and ultimately lead more independent lives, our mission is to help individuals achieve their goals with the highest quality of service.
Our Day Habilitation Without Walls Program stands apart in providing highly individualized programming within a community setting which emphasizes social skills development, independent life skills training, health and fitness support, job readiness training, fine arts and music aspirations, and much more.
The door to door transportation is provided for each participant, who spends the day in the community volunteering, participating and engaging in various activities.
FAMILY EDUCATION AND TRAINING (FET)
For the Boroughs of Manhattan and Bronx
Family Education and Training is a program that services families that have children with developmental disabilities. The purpose of this program is to provide information regarding the impact of the developmental disability and enhance the decision-making capacity of the family, as well as inform them about possible methods to work with their child as well as services available.
IN HOME RESPITE
In-Home Respite service enhances the quality of life for the entire family. Our Respite service strives to create an interactive and safe environment Community Habilitation Services (CH) provides independent living skills training, socialization skills, and integration into the community. CH assists individuals in acquiring, retaining, and improving adaptive skills and self-help skills needed to live independently at home and in community-based settings.