MANAGEMENT AND STAFF
Rehabilitation Center is owned and operated by competent management
staff committed to providing effective assisted living residential
services to achieve the mission of the Organization. An Advisory
Board consisting of highly regarded professionals in the community
volunteer their time to serve the Organization.
Mrs. Adetutu O. Balogun is the administrative manager. She is
responsible for overseeing the administrative operations of the
Organization. She is a registered occupational therapist and
licensed to practice in the State of Illinois and New York. She
earned her baccalaureate degree in occupational therapy from the
State University of New York Health Science Center and a Masterís
degree in Guidance Counseling. Mrs. Balogun is recognized by the
State of Illinois as an evaluator in the Early Intervention program.
She provides evaluation, treatment, equipment recommendation and
fabrication for infants, babies and toddlers with physical and
In 1999, Mrs.
Balogun received the Functional Independent Measure (FIM)
certification. She is a member of the American Occupational Therapy
Association, the World Federation of Occupational Therapy. She
recently received an extensive training in autism management from
the Illinois Autism/PDD Training and Technical Assistant Project.
Edna Adams is the Program Director and she is responsible for
the daily operation of the program services in accordance with
applicable standards, policies, procedures, and rules. Ms. Adams was
employed at Rimland Services, Evanston, Illinois where she served
for 11 years in various administrative and service capacities. She
was Associate Executive Director when she left Rimland Services.
Ms. Adams has also worked in the State Department of Human Services
(Madden Mental Health Center, Hines, Illinois) for 32 years. She is
credentialed as a Qualified Mental Retardation Professional (QMRP)
by the IL Department of Human Services, Division of Developmental
We have on our
payroll a registered nurse and psychiatrist consultants.
They are directly responsible for coordinating the health and safety
services provided for our consumers.
Oluwakotanmi, RN Consultant.