REACH

Referral:

Referral to the appropriate community

resources. Community Support Providers function as

liaisons between members and area service providers.

Education & Employment:

Provide education on immediate issues, such

as communicating through an interpreter,

planning a budget, problem solving, and

the handling of prescription treatment

plans. Assisting deaf individuals in finding

employment in the community.

Advocacy:

Advocate on behalf of clients who need help

getting to doctors’ appointments, writing

letters to service providers, or expressing

personal concerns to agency staff and

members.

Counseling:

Provide supportive counseling for individuals,

couples,and groups.

Housing:

Provide housing for clients and others referred

by either a hospital or the community. Community Support Providers

assess need and place members ingroup homes or apartments with supervision

that varies from 24 hours per day to occasional drop-in support.

 

United Way: #8164

CFC:# 57478