Consumers on the Medicaid waiver program are moved into a residential house in the community, in this setting the Consumer would have 1 to 2 roommates, and consumers have their own bedrooms and share common areas of the dwelling. All bills including rent are divided equally between the roommates. Phoenix Community Services provides direct support professionals in the home 24 hours a day 7 days a week. The Direct Support Professional is present with all consumers at all times and will assist all individuals in daily living skills, and assisting the consumers with any needs they may have including but not limited to : cooking, cleaning, grocery shopping, learning new skills and how to be more independent, hygiene, vitals, and medication administration, Phoenix coordinates all doctor’s appointments to ensure the client is getting to their physicians and Phoenix Community Services Medical Department will assist in carrying out the any Physicians orders as well as and any other needs the consumers may need.
Consumers on the Medicaid waiver program that receive or request CHIO services. This is where Phoenix Community Services will provide a one on one Direct Support Professional to come to the residence and pick up the consumer and take them out into the community, while in the community the Direct Support Professional is there to assist the consumer in becoming more involved and acclimated into society. This includes but is not limited to : learning to shop for needed or wanted items for themselves or their home, gaining needed skills in the community such as pedestrian skills or how to be a productive member of society, meet new people and participate in the community, or experiencing new or fun adventures such as going to the movies a concert or going out to eat or the park.
Consumers on the Medicaid waiver program that receive or request wellness Coordination. This is Where Phoenix Community Services provides a Licensed Practical Nurse and a Registered Nurse, that will come to the Consumers residential dwelling, and will complete a head to toe assessment as well as a overall wellness visit with the consumer ranging from medication review to body systems, vitals and will address any minor to major needed medical attention.
Phoenix Community Services is proud to offer Day Programming to our Consumer who are on the Medicaid waiver program. Day Services is open to the Consumers Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. In this service Clients would be transported from there residential dwelling to the Day Program Facility where they will be greeted at the door by our Trained Direct Support Professionals who are here to assist the Consumer in a fun thriving and educational manner. Here at Day Program we assist the consumers in learning skills at their pace, this includes but is not limited to: arts and crafts, socializing with others, math, science, reading working on exercises or cognitive activities , exercise and strengthening, cooking classes, learning skills that will be beneficial in the community or in the residential setting, playing games, the goal at day program is to run all required programming as well as building basic life skills the consumers would need or could use to live a more fulfilled life.
Pac Services and Family
Pac Services is a service where the consumer does not live in a waiver setting, the consumer lives at home with the family. In this service Phoenix Community Services would provide a Direct Support Professional that would come to your home and work with the consumer, and or take the consumer out into the community. This allows the family time to break and or complete other things the family may need to do, while the Direct Support Professional takes over care for the consumer for a little while.