Easterseals MORC lets you decide the living situation that is best for you among a variety of options including residing with family, group homes, independent living and shared supports.
Choosing the living arrangement that is right for you is one of the first and most important decisions you will make upon receiving services from Easterseals MORC. We offer a wide variety of living options and are here to guide you every step of the way. Comfort, choice, geographic area, physical and emotional needs and level of supports required are all key factors in determining the living option that is right for you.
Some of the living options available include:
Family Home: Individuals can choose to live in their family home and we can assist in coordinating supports and adaptations.
Independent Living: Individuals can choose to live independently by renting an apartment or house or purchasing a home. We can work with individuals to coordinate services to support their independence. Independent living can be done with or without a roommate based on preference.
Group Home: Individuals can choose to reside in a licensed or unlicensed group home with 2-5 other individuals. We work with a large network of residential providers to help families choose the best living environment for them.
Transitioning to a New Home
Transitioning to a new living situation requires a lot of planning and can be very stressful. Easterseals MORC is here to help you every step of the way.
These services are available to individuals with an intellectual disability who are on Medicaid and eligible for public mental health services.