This program is designed to provide in-home services to persons who need assistance but who want to maintain the independence of a home setting and to be integrated in the community.
The HCS program provides individualized services and supports to persons with intellectual disabilities who are living with their family, in their own home or in other community settings, such as small group homes. Services provided are in areas such as residential assistance in the home or group home, case management, respite, day activity, speech therapy, physical and occupational therapy, dietary services, psychology, audiology, social work, nursing, dental, supported employment and assistance in finding competitive employment, adaptive aids and minor home modifications.
Types of housing available:
• Group Home
• Personal Apartment
• Family home with supports
• Foster / companion care
Criteria for qualifying:
• Have a developmental disability
(for example, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, autism, cerebral palsy)
• Receive funding after being on waiting list
• Leigh Dunson: Administrator – Bachelors in Psychology
Mary Lee Foundation Southpointe – Home and Community-Based Services
Post Office Box 3174
Austin, Texas 78764
E-mail: southpointe (at) maryleefoundation.org
Business hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.