Details of Our Programs at Milne
Each resident participates and is evaluated by a team of qualified professionals, to include medical, psycho-social, intellectual and adaptive behavior. This team of professionals identifies the resident’s current level of function. They also identify strengths and weaknesses. Based on all this information, the team develops a comprehensive individual service plan. The plan includes measurable goals and objectives that will further the development of the resident through comprehensive programs. Plans will typically include the following:
Individuality Goals at Milne
Milne’s leadership and staff are dedicated to their responsibility to our residents. They are around virtually 24/7, FOREVER! It is everyone’s responsibility to ensure each resident achieves the optimum level of independence, self-determination, pursuit of individual freedom consistent with their abilities. We want them to live in the least restrictive environment possible and also freely exercise their rights granted under the Constitution of the United States of America. It is of up most importance to fully include everyone in the Milneburg community.
Customized Residences at Milne
Every home is customized to the needs of individual residents. In addition to just the basics, every home offers interior decor to match the furniture, flooring, and other decorative elements of the home. Each and every single homes offers a unique color scheme and fun designs to offer a pleasant aesthetic to really make the residents feel as if they’ve arrived home. For another unique touch, we allow every resident to personally select the wall color scheme of their private bedroom.
All of the residents have each of their meals in their residence with many of them assisting in the preparation of their meal. They enjoy washing and drying the dishes by hand at times and forgoing the usage of the dishwasher. All of the residents truly enjoy the comforts their homes. These home really are identical to any single family homes elsewhere, and we’ve gone out of our way to make these houses feel like homes.
Every quarter all residents create and document their service programs objectives and goals. Each task may require varying levels of skill-set acquisition elements. This does present initial challenges, but we love when our residents strive to develop.
Each service plan is customized to monitor their growth and overall quarterly improvement. Each resident’s service plan is reviewed every 90 days and re-evaluated annually. Lifelong learning and development is the essence of the process enabling the developmentally challenged adults to live their lives to the fullest within the context of their skill-set.