Family Home Provider

WHAT IS A FAMILY HOME PROVIDER?

A Family Home Provider is many things to many people. Ultimately, a Family Home Provider is a contracted individual or family who wishes to include an adult with a developmental and/or intellectual disability into their home and family. A Family Home Provider is a compassionate, driven, and dedicated person who believes that there is no limit to what any human can accomplish and will assist in every way to ensure that those goals are achieved. Likewise, Bridges of Kentucky is committed to supporting our Family Home Providers in this passionate endeavor as we build stronger relationships by empowering our Family Home Providers and our individuals.

WANT TO BE A FAMILY HOME PROVIDER?

FAMILY HOME PROVIDER REIMBURSEMENT

 

NUMBER OF CLIENTS DAILY RATE MONTHLY ROOM & BOARD TOTAL MONTHLY INCOME TOTAL ANNUAL INCOME
1 $99.18 $510 $3485 $41,825
2 $198.36 $1020 $6910 $82,930
3 $297.54 $1530 $10,456 $125,474

 

WHO LIVES IN A FAMILY HOME?

Bridges of Kentucky supports individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities who have a wide range of abilities and areas in which they need support. It is our goal to find the perfect home for our individuals; a home in which they can prosper and grow and where they are welcomed as a member of the family.

WHERE ARE FAMILY HOMES LOCATED?

Bridges of Kentucky has family homes in the throughout Kentucky. Each family home offers different areas of specialty, has different layouts and works on meeting individual needs.

WHAT DOES A FAMILY HOME PROVIDER DO?

The responsibilities of a Family Home Provider vary depending on the level of support required by the individual. Examples of support include assistance with bathing, transportation, scheduling and attending appointments, household tasks, behavior supports and other activities of daily living. All Family Home Providers are trained by Bridges of Kentucky to ensure they are competent in completing the daily record keeping required by the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Bridges of Kentucky’s family homes are all monitored closely and we ensure that each consumer is receiving the highest level of care.

WHAT CAN BRIDGES OF KENTUCKY DO FOR YOU AS A FAMILY HOME PROVIDER:

• Personalized 1:1 support from Contract Managers
• 24hr on call service
• Ongoing respite support
• Room and board based on individual social security amounts paid out with no percentage taken out from Bridges of Kentucky