State Funded Home Care Services
AVAILABLE IN MISSOURI
Directed Services allow the consumer to be the employer and have the freedom to hire and direct his or her personal care attendants. Consumers are required to meet criteria based on income and level of need. Phoenix serves as a state vendor to provide administrative support services.
4 CORE SERVICES…help in your own home to remain at home
Whenever a consumer runs into barriers because of a disability, whether it is inaccessibility or discrimination, Phoenix Home Care will assist in resolving these issues. Phoenix Home Care’s staff and volunteers are available to conduct disability awareness training for schools, businesses, hospitals, and civic organizations.
Independent Living Skills
If a consumer is in need of skills to become more independent, Phoenix Home Care will provide assistance in your home in acquiring those skills.
Such skills could include preparing meals, shopping, using public transportation or job hunting.
Phoenix Home Care will offer an avenue to a person with a disability who is living independently and is able to share personal experiences and offer empathic support.
They work one-on-one with individuals, helping them adjust their disability, learn problem-solving skills, explore options, and use community services more effectively.
Information and Referral
It is the intent of Phoenix Home Care to provide avenues of information and referral systems to those in need of understanding their disability, learning how to become more independent, or who are in need of additional support and assistance. Those avenues can include… but are not limited to… direct referral via phone, specialized agencies, community support, food pantries, housing information, transportation, home and vehicle modification to promote your independence.