Individually Designed Living Arrangements (IDLA)
Room & Board with IDLA
We provide supported living services to individuals functioning in the mild to moderate range of intellectual disability. Focus is on skill attainment and independent living skills as well as a strong emphasis on community integration. Concentration is also placed on eliminating maladaptive behaviors.
The Individually Designed Living Arrangement (IDLA) can be designed to support and assist the individual while teaching and allowing independence in decision making and day to day living skills.
These services occur in a variety of settings: In-home sites supported in the community without roommates/housemates.
Services provided include oversight, monitoring, training, education, demonstration, or support to assist with:
Behavioral Support Plans and Behavior Management/Intervention
Acquisition, improvement and retention of life skills, including personal and clothing care
Medication administration and/or self-administration of medications
Medical and dental appointments
Running errands and shopping
Household care/chores and maintaining a home environment
Leisure time activities and community exploration
Safety skills and social/emotional support
Health maintenance and specialized health care needs
Enhancement of communication and social relationships
Personal budgeting and banking, including the use of checking and savings accounts and bill paying