#17 - Special Needs Housing: Host Home / Foster Model
Integrated Life Choices is a premier example of successfully executing the host home model for adults with special needs. One of Shanda McClaren's many roles with the company is to pair adults utilizing this model with a host home. In this episode, Shanda shares with us who is best suited for this model, what guardians do and do not give up when utilizing this housing model, how long placement takes, and how to proceed should this be your housing model of choice.
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Person centered planning philosophy and training by Dr. Tom Pomeranz
Integrated Life Choices utilizes the many benefits of technology including the Therap electronic documentation system for providers. They also have developed an app which is being tested internally. The intention is to release the app, called Quality Improvement Solutions. For more information on this app contact ILC founder Josh Midgett at (402) 742-0311
This show is part of a 12 episode housing series. Listen to other topics in the series via your favorite podcast app or directly on the LOMAH website.