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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
you allow smoking and pets in the residential home?
Smoking and pets
are not allowed within the residential homes operated by Joseph
Rehabilitation Center. Smoking is allowed in designated areas
outside the residential homes. This policy is designed to protect
the safety, privacy and health of all its consumers. The
organization considers the policy necessary because of the following
Smoking is a known
Smoking is also
scientifically documented to be injuries to health, both direct and
second hand smoke.
Many individuals are
allergic to smoking.
Many individuals are
allergic to fur and pets in general.
Will I continue
to receive my social security check(s)?
Once Consumer are
enrolled in the CILA program and receive funding from the DHS,
Consumer will no longer receive Consumer monthly social security
(SS) checks. The Organization will receive the social security
checks. The Organization is mandated by the state to report every
month, all third party payments (including SS) and they are deducted
from the base reimbursement for the individual consumer.
responsible for providing my accommodation and food?
Rehabilitation Center is responsible for providing consumer
accommodation and feeding. Breakfast are provided in the morning
before leaving for day program. Consumer lunch and drink is also
provided in a pack that consumer carry to the day program. Dinner is
also served in the evening.
Do I get an
Rehabilitation Center provides each consumer an allowance of $40 per
month. The consumer is free to use the money as they find fit.
Do I get paid
when I work in the day program?
If Consumer is
working on production in the day program, consumer will receive a
paycheck from the day program. Consumer is paid for subcontract work
based on the consumer work performance. Questions about any benefits
can be answered by the staff at the day program.
Do I have
opportunity to go out into the community?
encouraged to participate in community events such as Special
Olympics, bowing, movie nights, plays, concerts, field trips,
shopping and banking. These events are usually stipulated in the
individual consumerís plan of care (ISP).
Do you allow
visitors in the residential homes?
welcome in the home. Visitors must depart latest by 8 PM. No visitor
is allowed in the home to stay with consumer overnight.
Do I have
opportunity to go home?
Consumer is free
to go home with the approval of Consumer parents/guardian. Paperwork
granting consent and approval will be completed prior to leaving and
on return. The consumerís medication will be provided to the
parents/guardian and directions on when and how to use the
medication provided prior to leaving.
Do you close
during the year?
Rehabilitation Center is always open for business. We are opened all
year round; however, the day programs are closed on the following
New Yearís Day
Thanksgiving Day (and following Friday)
New Yearís Eve
Martin Luther King Birthday
Spring Break (Good Friday)