HOPE Services provides support and programs for individuals who have developmental disabilities.
HOPE Services is committed to "creatively working in partnership with eligible individuals and their families to discover, pursue, and achieve what is important to them."
This is one of the many Help Me Grow
components that make up the county's collaborative approach to
year round early intervention services to families and their
children ages birth to three with delays in developmental
Preschool: After 30 years of
providing Preschool Special Education Services for children ages
three- five, the Local School districts are now providing this
service in their own district. The Board will continue to
provide supports to preschool children and their families
through other agency programs including FSS and SSA services.
Residential & Waiver Services:
These services include coordinating, funding, and providing
supports chosen by individuals and families in residential and
Special Olympics: Opportunities are offered for year-round training and competition in a variety of sports for individuals that have a developmental disability.
Service and Support Administration:
Staff in this department, known as SSAs, assists individuals to
reach their life goals. SSAs coordinate and monitor services
while promoting choice, independence, and community
Family Support Services: This program provides services to eligible children
and adults living at home, such as respite care, home modifications and other needs.
Therapeutic Recreation: In partnership with HARC, Inc., evening and weekend opportunities for planned leisure activities are coordinated in the community.
Supported Employment Services: This program provides services to individuals to assist them in obtaining
and maintaining competitive employment in a community setting.
Senior and Adult Service and Support Program: This program enhances the quality of life for mature adults by meeting their specific needs.
Transportation: The Board along
with a contractual agreement with the Henry County
Transportation Network provides year round transportation.
Your Continued Support Helps Us Succeed
For additional information, please call either of the HOPE Services locations