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SERVICES
 
SERVICES DEFINITIONS

1. Residential Supports (continued)

Family Living
through Su Vida Services is a 24/7 support provided in a private home. Supports can be delivered by a natural family member (father, mother, sister, brother or other non-spouse relative) or by a surrogate provider. Staff is not on a shift basis, but provided by one person who lives with the individual, either in their home or the Providerís home. Typical activities in the program can include:

 •  Training and assistance with activities for personal care;
 •  Training and assistance with home management such as housework, meal preparation;
 •  Residential instruction, adaptive skill development;
 •  Shopping, transportation, social skill development;
 •  Training and assistance with money management, including financial record keeping;
 •  Training and assistance for washing and drying laundry;
 •  Mobility and orientation in community integration;
 •  Training and assistance with hygiene and grooming;
 •  Training and assistance in social, spiritual, cultural and individual relationships;
 •  Recreational and leisure activities;
 •  Assistance to access educational opportunities on self-advocacy and sexuality;
 •  Assistance in developing schedules and planned activities;
 •  Assistance with adaptive equipment, and assistive technology;
 •  Transportation Assistance;
 •  Assisting the individual medical,/dental, therapy, nutritional, nursing, behavioral support consultation
    services and behavioral health services;
 •  Nursing supports;
 •  Medication management supports.

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