Our services are provided to individuals who choose to stay in their homes or those who are under residential services like adult family homes or day programs. The goal of each of our service is to ensure the safety of individuals in a home-like environment and provide them with the support they need to enjoy dignified and independent lives.
Individuals served have the following types of disabilities: Autism, Intellectual disability, and other developmental disabilities.
The services we provide include, but may not be limited to the following:
Personal Support/CSLA: Global Hands Inc. provide Individual Support services. Personal Support offers individual assistance, supervision/support, and training for people living in their own homes or in the family home. Personal Support offers a range of home and community integrated services intended to assist the individual to participate fully in home and community life. Personal support services are also known as Community Supported Living Arrangements and are provided based upon the needs as articulated in the individual plan.
These services are provided to people with a developmental disability who are currently enrolled in the waiver, are in crisis situations; are moving from a state residential center (SRC), nursing facility, or from a mental health facility placement; or are on the waiting list for DDA services and identified as needing services. These services are provided regularly based upon a specified number of hours required weekly.
Personal support may include assistance, supervision, and training in the following:
- Menu planning, food shopping, meal preparation, and eating
- Individual care and assistance with hygiene and grooming
- Any task to ensure health and safety, including nursing services and medication administration
- Engaging in activities to improve social skills
- Managing finances, including money management, banking and tax preparation
Alternative Living Unit (ALU)
ALU is the residential program for individuals with developmental or intellectual disabilities. An ALU is a home or an apartment that accommodates up to 3-4 individuals. 24-hour staff supervision includes assistance with health related appointments, clothing and grocery shopping, social activities, and special events. The Office of Health Care Quality, the licensing and monitoring agency of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene in Maryland, licenses the home. Each home meets the quality standards of State regulations, which determine ongoing residential programs for individuals with disabilities.
Community Integrated Programs
Global Hands Inc recognizes that each individual is unique and as a result Global Hands Inc ensures individuals placed in community integrated programs are in customized programs that help with the development of our individuals’ skills and abilities. Enhance skills related to expressing preferences, choices, and more…
Global Hands Inc creates a systematic individualized program with the collaboration of our individual, the family members, and our team of professionals. Our aim is to facilitate our individuals in their journey of attaining their goals.
Our approach is highly person-centered and person-directed. This means that we highly customize our services to give you the most-fitting program that you need to be most comfortable and most productive at home or in the community.
Services to be provided
- Personal Support Service
- In-home or facility based
- Community Integrated Services and more
- Personal Support Services
- Alternative Living Unit
- Residential Habilitation
- Personal Care Aide & more