It is our philosophy that housing for the elderly should reflect the needs and wants of the persons who reside in the homes. The facility should be capable from both design and operational perspectives to accommodate the changing needs of residents.
Family housing in Volunteers of America communities provides much more than just shelter. In addition to larger units with two, three and four bedrooms, we provide special facilities and services that help to address the needs of both children and their parents. Our family housing communities provide services and activities that reflect the particular characteristics, culture, and needs of the residents who live there.
HOUSING FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
It is our philosophy that housing for persons with disabilities should reflect the needs and wants of the persons who reside in the homes. The facility should be capable from both design and operational perspectives to accommodate the changing needs of residents. Our housing is specifically designed for people with physical or mental disabilities.
Transitional housing is part of a holistic approach to treat underlying social problems that have led to homelessness for individuals and families. The path to self-sufficiency, independence and permanent housing begins as caring professionals address obstacles faced by those served in the transitional housing program.
We know how challenging life can be. Our approach to behavioral health care is person-centered, based in best practices, focused on positive outcomes, and nationally accredited. We respect the importance of a self-determined healthy life and have assembled a professional, credentialed team of behavioral health care specialists to serve individuals struggling to regain mental health and a drug-free lifestyle.
Following admission, our participants develop their roadmap to independence. A personalized Life Plan is a living document that chronicles each person’s progression to their goals. With excellence in case management and an interdisciplinary team, our participants are supported by our ministry of service as they realize their goals using the Life Plan. The benefits of this approach are extraordinary! We see it each day in the progress of our participants.
Appropriate auxiliary aids and services are available at no cost to deaf or hard-of-hearing clients and companions. For more information see our Auxiliary Aids Plan.