The latest news from ResCare Community Living.
These are excerpts from a letter written by Mary Bartosh, sister and guardian of ResCare Community Living client Luann. Choosing a residential care facility for a loved one who has severe disabilities and communication challenges can be a daunting assignment. Fortunately for our family, finding… ResCare for my sister, Luann, (aka “The Princess), has been […]
These are excerpts from a letter written on May 25, 2022, by Maxine Clark, sister and guardian of ResCare Community Living client Catherine Baker. It is very difficult for anyone with a special needs child to face the necessity for eventual placement outside the family home. This is even harder when that family member must […]
These are excerpts from a letter written on September 9, 2022, from Billie Gaines, mother of ResCare Community Living client Matthew. My son has been a client of 24-hour care since 2019. ResCare continues to be our choice of provider. My son started off with ResCare very sick and unstable. He has a diagnosis of […]
Florida Team Member Recognized by the Florida Alliance for Direct Support Professionals
Congratulations to Ana Ramirez who was recognized by the Florida Alliance for Direct Support Professionals and the National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals as a DSP Making a Difference. Ana was selected for her work as a DSP and making a meaningful difference in the lives of the people she supports. Ana has been with […]
“I think ResCare has done my brother a world of good,” shared Tracey Anderson, sister of ResCare Community Living client Wayne Wines. “When Mom and Dad were alive, he ate whatever he wanted, and his sugar would be 400.” After Wayne and Tracey’s parents passed away, Tracey became her brother’s guardian. “Since he came to […]
At ResCare, we assist the people we support in obtaining work in the community through job training, placement and established partnerships with businesses. Job development and matching that fits each individual’s abilities are essential elements of the program. ResCare staff also provides long-term follow-up to ensure both the individual and the business are benefiting from […]
Matt joined the Queenswood ICF (intermediate care facility), in May 2018, after aging out of a youth residential placement. He arrived at the home with many complex behavioral issues, including physical aggression, elopement, and behaviors that threatened his safety. At this time, Matt’s team decided that he would be best served going to the comprehensive […]
When Lynn Gillett came into ResCare Community Living’s program, she did not do her own laundry, clean her own home, cook for herself very much, or take medications as prescribed without help. She was feeling hopeless and out of control of her life. Lynn’s journey with ResCare began with getting to know her and earning […]
In St. Clairsville, Ohio, ResCare Community Living provides a “Youth in Crisis” respite program through a partnership with the local county board of developmental disabilities and the area’s mental health and behavior management agencies. Alexis Moore received respite services through this program upon referral from the local mental health agency and cluster group. At the […]
Michigan DSP of the Year Receives Congressional Certificate
Michigan DSP of the Year Emily Conant was presented with a Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition from Congressman John Moolenaar.