Disability Resource Association of Jefferson County, Inc.

Address

130 Brandon Wallace Way
Festus, MO 63028

(636) 931-7696 x126

www.disabilityresourceassociation.org

Description:

An Independent Living Center providing living skills training, individual and systems advocacy, information & referral, peer consultation, transition services and additional services.

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

March 2, 2018

Employer ID:

431794017

Year Incorporated:

1996

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

130 Brandon Wallace Way
Festus, MO 63028

Contacts

Agency Email

Lisa Smith

Nancy Pope

Executive Director

(636) 931-7696 x113

nancyp@disabilityresourceassociation.org

Phone Numbers

Main

(636) 931-7696 x126

Fax

(636) 931-4863

TTY/TDD

(636) 937-9016

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

Description

- Respite Care: Maintenance and supervisory services provided to a client in the individual's home to provide temporary relief to the caregiver that normally provides care. - Advanced Respite Care: Maintenance and supervisory services provided to a client with non-skilled needs that require specialized training. - Nurse Respite Care: Maintenance and supervisory services provided to a client with special skilled needs.

Hours

- Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

Required Documents

Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

Eligibility

Caregiver needing relief

Fees

Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

Intake Procedure

Call To Apply

Languages

- American Sign Language - English

Service Area

Jefferson County in Missouri

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

  • Missouri
    • Jefferson County
    Click here to see this service (PH-7000.3300-040) and related services within the Service Tree.

    Description

    Individualized/Educational/General Advocacy Services: Provides direct advocacy assistance utilizing Independent Living Specialists and a variety of trained advocates who will accompany parents and students to IEP (Individualized Educational Plan) and other related meetings upon request. - Individual Advocacy: Helping individuals learn to self-advocate for themselves and their own personal rights in order to best maximize their choices and live an independent life. - Systems Advocacy: Agency staff and consumers partner together to make system changes, including those related to government policies, transportation, public accommodation, and housing. Community Outreach: Helps people with disabilities become their own advocates assuring their rights to all the amenities in their neighborhoods and community.

    Hours

    - Call Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm for details - Closed on state holidays

    Required Documents

    Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

    Eligibility

    - Individualized/Educational/General Advocacy Services: Students who have all types of disabilities and their parents/guardians - Individual Advocacy: Individuals who have all types of disabilities - Systems Advocacy Agency staff and consumers Individuals meeting ADA criteria regardless of age or type of disability

    Fees

    Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

    Intake Procedure

    - Call To Apply - Agency referrals

    Languages

    - American Sign Language - English

    Service Area

    Jefferson County in Missouri

    Geography Served

      If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

    • Missouri
      • Jefferson County
      Click here to see this service (FP-0500) and related services within the Service Tree.

      Description

      Low Vision/Equipment Loan Services: Offers long and short-term equipment loan of a variety of medical and therapeutic items, including electric wheelchairs, home modification materials, magnifying, lighting devices, close circuit television equipment and other disability related items.

      Hours

      - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

      Required Documents

      Proof of Disability

      Eligibility

      Individuals with disability related needs

      Fees

      No Fees

      Intake Procedure

      Call Or Apply In Person

      Languages

      - English - American Sign Language

      Service Area

      Jefferson County in Missouri

      Geography Served

        If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

      • Missouri
        • Jefferson County
        Click here to see this service (LH-0650.0250) and related services within the Service Tree.

        Description

        Home Modification: Will install grab bars and accessible showers. Program is funded by private corporations, some modifications may not always be available or there may be a waiting list.

        Hours

        - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

        Required Documents

        Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

        Eligibility

        Individuals with disability related needs

        Fees

        Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

        Intake Procedure

        Call To Apply

        Languages

        - American Sign Language - English

        Service Area

        Jefferson County in Missouri

        Geography Served

          If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

        • Missouri
          • Jefferson County
          Click here to see this service (BH-3000.3500-100) and related services within the Service Tree.

          Description

          Provides service coordination assistance to those with disabilities. Service coordination provides outreach/identification, eligibility determination, assessment of needs, resource and referral, family support, service plan development and implementation, monitoring and evaluation.

          Hours

          Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm

          Required Documents

          Medicaid Card

          Eligibility

          - Must be age 18 years and older with a physical disability - Medicaid eligible (MO HealthNet eligible) - Able to direct own care - Capable of living independently with the services of Consumer Directed Services - Require at least a nursing facility level of care

          Fees

          Medicaid

          Intake Procedure

          Call To Apply

          Languages

          - American Sign Language - English

          Service Area

          Franklin, Jefferson, St Louis City/County, St. Charles, St. Francois and Washington counties in Missouri

          Geography Served

            If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

          • Missouri
            • Franklin County
              • Jefferson County
                • Saint Charles County
                  • Saint Francois County
                    • Saint Louis County
                      • Saint Louis City County
                        • Washington County
                        Click here to see this service (PH-1000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                        Description

                        Assisting each individual in maintaining an independent lifestyle, while allowing them to reside in their own home.

                        Hours

                        - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                        Required Documents

                        Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                        Eligibility

                        Those with disabilities related needs

                        Fees

                        Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                        Intake Procedure

                        Call To Apply

                        Languages

                        - English - American Sign Language

                        Service Area

                        Jefferson County in Missouri

                        Geography Served

                          If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                        • Missouri
                          • Jefferson County
                          Click here to see this service (LR-1550) and related services within the Service Tree.

                          Description

                          Social Security Disability Supports: Assist consumers who are applying for SSI/SSD with forms that need to be filled out and can attend hearings/appeals as needed.

                          Hours

                          - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                          Required Documents

                          Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                          Eligibility

                          Individuals with disability related needs

                          Fees

                          No Fees

                          Intake Procedure

                          Call Or Apply In Person

                          Languages

                          - American Sign Language - English

                          Service Area

                          Jefferson County in Missouri

                          Geography Served

                            If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                          • Missouri
                            • Jefferson County
                            Click here to see this service (FT-1020) and related services within the Service Tree.

                            Description

                            Workforce Transportation: Door-to door transportation available for individuals needing transportation for employment, interviews, education and training.

                            Hours

                            - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                            Required Documents

                            Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                            Eligibility

                            Individuals with disabilities and low-income individuals

                            Fees

                            Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                            Intake Procedure

                            For more information and any questions please contact Terry at 636-931-7696 ext 117

                            Languages

                            - American Sign Language - English

                            Service Area

                            - Currently transporting from Arnold, Barnhart, Crystal City, Festus, Herculaneum and Imperial - Transporting within Jefferson County and as far as I-55 and Lindbergh

                            Geography Served

                              If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                            • Missouri
                              • Jefferson County
                              Click here to see this service (BT-4500.6500-170) and related services within the Service Tree.

                              Description

                              Equine Assisted Therapy: Equine-assisted activities and therapy offered as a treatment alternative to traditional clinical settings.

                              Hours

                              - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                              Required Documents

                              Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                              Eligibility

                              Those with mental and physical disabilities

                              Fees

                              Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                              Intake Procedure

                              Call To Apply

                              Languages

                              - American Sign Language - English

                              Service Area

                              Jefferson County in Missouri

                              Geography Served

                                If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                              • Missouri
                                • Jefferson County
                                Click here to see this service (RP-8000.1925) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                Description

                                Provides counseling and emotional support to individuals with disabilities who are emotionally distressed to help resolve whatever personal or interpersonal difficulties they are experiencing.

                                Hours

                                Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm

                                Required Documents

                                Medicaid Card

                                Eligibility

                                - Must be age 18 years and older with a physical disability - Medicaid eligible (MO HealthNet eligible) - Able to direct own care - Capable of living independently with the services of Consumer Directed Services - Require at least a nursing facility level of care

                                Fees

                                Medicaid

                                Intake Procedure

                                Call To Apply

                                Languages

                                - English - American Sign Language

                                Service Area

                                Franklin, Jefferson, St Louis City/County, St. Charles, St. Francois and Washington counties in Missouri

                                Geography Served

                                  If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                • Missouri
                                  • Franklin County
                                    • Jefferson County
                                      • Saint Charles County
                                        • Saint Francois County
                                          • Saint Louis County
                                            • Saint Louis City County
                                              • Washington County
                                              Click here to see this service (RP-1400.2500) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                              Description

                                              Health Service Support: Explains in details all programs involving public health.

                                              Hours

                                              - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                              Required Documents

                                              Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                              Eligibility

                                              Individuals with disability related needs

                                              Fees

                                              Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                                              Intake Procedure

                                              Call To Apply

                                              Languages

                                              - English - American Sign Language

                                              Service Area

                                              Jefferson County in Missouri

                                              Geography Served

                                                If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                              • Missouri
                                                • Jefferson County
                                                Click here to see this service (LH-2700.2500) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                Description

                                                Health Services Support: Provide information and advice regarding Medicaid, Medicare and supplement insurance. Also, offer detailed explanations on programs involving public health.

                                                Hours

                                                Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm Closed on state holidays

                                                Required Documents

                                                No Documentation Required

                                                Eligibility

                                                No Restrictions

                                                Fees

                                                No Fees

                                                Intake Procedure

                                                Call To Apply

                                                Languages

                                                - American Sign Language - English

                                                Service Area

                                                Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                Geography Served

                                                  If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                • Missouri
                                                  • Jefferson County
                                                  Click here to see this service (LH-3500.2500) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                  Description

                                                  May be able to help with minor heating and cooling repairs depending on the situation. Program is funded by private corporations, some modifications may not always be available or there may be a waiting list.

                                                  Hours

                                                  - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                  Required Documents

                                                  Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                  Eligibility

                                                  Individuals with disability related needs

                                                  Fees

                                                  Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                                                  Intake Procedure

                                                  Call To Apply

                                                  Languages

                                                  - American Sign Language - English

                                                  Service Area

                                                  Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                  Geography Served

                                                    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                  • Missouri
                                                    • Jefferson County
                                                    Click here to see this service (PH-3300.2750-250) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                    Description

                                                    Jefferson County Health and Education Fair: Qualified pre-registered children will receive haircuts.

                                                    Hours

                                                    - Thursday July 28, 2016 - 9:30am to 1:30pm - The fair will be held at Jefferson College Field House, 1 Viking Drive, Hillsboro, MO 63050

                                                    Required Documents

                                                    Parent or legal guardian must show proof of income

                                                    Eligibility

                                                    - Ages K-12th grade - Income guidelines exist - contact agency for details

                                                    Fees

                                                    No Fees

                                                    Intake Procedure

                                                    Call or come in person to register child, registration ends June 24, 2016

                                                    Languages

                                                    English

                                                    Service Area

                                                    Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                    Geography Served

                                                    None

                                                    Click here to see this service (BM-6500.6500-300) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                    Description

                                                    Support Groups: Sponsors three support groups including Traumatic Brain Injury, Parkinson's and Multiple Sclerosis.

                                                    Hours

                                                    Varies, schedules on website at www.disabilityresourceassociation.org click on calendar

                                                    Required Documents

                                                    No Documentation Required

                                                    Eligibility

                                                    Individuals with disability related needs

                                                    Fees

                                                    No Fees

                                                    Intake Procedure

                                                    Meeting schedules can be found on website at www.disabilityresourceassociation.org click on calendar

                                                    Languages

                                                    - American Sign Language - English

                                                    Service Area

                                                    Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                    Geography Served

                                                      If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                    • Missouri
                                                      • Jefferson County
                                                      Click here to see this service (PN-8100.3000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                      Description

                                                      Jefferson County Health and Education Fair: Qualified pre-registered children will receive health screenings, including hearing and vision screenings.

                                                      Hours

                                                      - Thursday July 27, 2017 - 9:30am to 1:30pm - The fair will be held at Jefferson College Field House, 1 Viking Drive, Hillsboro, MO 63050

                                                      Required Documents

                                                      Parent or legal guardian must show proof of income

                                                      Eligibility

                                                      - Ages K-12th grade - Income guidelines exist - contact agency for details

                                                      Fees

                                                      No Fees

                                                      Intake Procedure

                                                      Call or apply in person to register child, registration ends June 30, 2017

                                                      Languages

                                                      English

                                                      Service Area

                                                      Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                      Geography Served

                                                      None

                                                      Click here to see this service (LH-2700.2900) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                      Description

                                                      Disability Home Ownership Advocates: Designed to help individuals with disabilities, the aged and low income to obtain an affordable house of their own.

                                                      Hours

                                                      - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                      Required Documents

                                                      - Proof of Disability - Proof of Income

                                                      Eligibility

                                                      - Individuals with disabilities, the aged and low income who are interested in home ownership - Must have good credit - Total household income must be at least $1200.00 a month

                                                      Fees

                                                      Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                                                      Intake Procedure

                                                      Call Or Apply In Person

                                                      Languages

                                                      - American Sign Language - English

                                                      Service Area

                                                      Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                      Geography Served

                                                        If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                      • Missouri
                                                        • Jefferson County
                                                        Click here to see this service (BH-3700.3000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                        Description

                                                        Individuals who are unable to manage the home care for themselves are assisted by a trained homemaker who assists with tidying and dusting the home, cleaning kitchen counters, cupboards and appliances, washing dishes, laundering, ironing and mending clothes, sweeping and/or vacuuming and mopping floors, bagging trash inside the home and putting it out for pick up and performing essential errands.

                                                        Hours

                                                        Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm Closed on state holidays

                                                        Required Documents

                                                        Call for details

                                                        Eligibility

                                                        Individuals who are unable to manage the home care for themselves

                                                        Fees

                                                        Call for details

                                                        Intake Procedure

                                                        Call To Apply

                                                        Languages

                                                        - American Sign Language - English

                                                        Service Area

                                                        Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                        Geography Served

                                                          If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                        • Missouri
                                                          • Jefferson County
                                                          Click here to see this service (PH-3300.3000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                          Description

                                                          Authorized Nurse Visits: A registered nurse supervises and trains nurse's assistants to provide skilled nursing services of a maintenance or preventive nature provided to clients with stable chronic conditions.

                                                          Hours

                                                          - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                          Required Documents

                                                          Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                          Eligibility

                                                          Individuals who are unable to care for themselves needing nursing assistance in their homes

                                                          Fees

                                                          Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                                                          Intake Procedure

                                                          Call To Apply

                                                          Languages

                                                          - American Sign Language - English

                                                          Service Area

                                                          Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                          Geography Served

                                                            If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                          • Missouri
                                                            • Jefferson County
                                                            Click here to see this service (LT-2800.3100) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                            Description

                                                            Housing Assistance: Assist disabled individuals in locating accessible or affordable housing within the community.

                                                            Hours

                                                            - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                            Required Documents

                                                            Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                            Eligibility

                                                            Individuals with disability related needs

                                                            Fees

                                                            No Fees

                                                            Intake Procedure

                                                            Call To Apply

                                                            Languages

                                                            - American Sign Language - English

                                                            Service Area

                                                            Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                            Geography Served

                                                              If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                            • Missouri
                                                              • Jefferson County
                                                              Click here to see this service (BH-3900.3100) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                              Description

                                                              Independent Living Skills Training: Provides individuals the opportunity to learn the skills and develop the necessary resources to maximize personal independence. Skill training include, but are not limited to, use of community resources, budgeting, transportation skills, cooking skills, self-advocacy, household management, nutrition, organizational skills, communication skills and stress management.

                                                              Hours

                                                              - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                              Required Documents

                                                              Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                              Eligibility

                                                              Adults who meet ADA criteria

                                                              Fees

                                                              No Fees

                                                              Intake Procedure

                                                              - Call To Apply - Agency referrals

                                                              Languages

                                                              - American Sign Language - English

                                                              Service Area

                                                              Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                              Geography Served

                                                                If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                              • Missouri
                                                                • Jefferson County
                                                                Click here to see this service (LR-3200) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                Description

                                                                Educates the community in developing policies and legislation for people with disabilities in education, transportation, housing, employment, personal care, etc.

                                                                Hours

                                                                - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                                Required Documents

                                                                No Documentation Required

                                                                Eligibility

                                                                No Restrictions

                                                                Fees

                                                                No Fees

                                                                Intake Procedure

                                                                Call To Apply

                                                                Languages

                                                                - American Sign Language - English

                                                                Service Area

                                                                Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                Geography Served

                                                                  If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                • Missouri
                                                                  • Jefferson County
                                                                  Click here to see this service (TJ-3200.4500) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                  Description

                                                                  Health Service Support: Provides information regarding Medicaid.

                                                                  Hours

                                                                  - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                                  Required Documents

                                                                  Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                                  Eligibility

                                                                  Individuals with disability related needs

                                                                  Fees

                                                                  Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                                                                  Intake Procedure

                                                                  Call To Apply

                                                                  Languages

                                                                  - English - American Sign Language

                                                                  Service Area

                                                                  Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                  Geography Served

                                                                    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                  • Missouri
                                                                    • Jefferson County
                                                                    Click here to see this service (LH-3500.4900) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                    Description

                                                                    Health Service Support: Provides information regarding Medicare and Supplemental Insurance.

                                                                    Hours

                                                                    - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                                    Required Documents

                                                                    Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                                    Eligibility

                                                                    Individuals with disability related needs

                                                                    Fees

                                                                    Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                                                                    Intake Procedure

                                                                    Call To Apply

                                                                    Languages

                                                                    - English - American Sign Language

                                                                    Service Area

                                                                    Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                    Geography Served

                                                                      If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                    • Missouri
                                                                      • Jefferson County
                                                                      Click here to see this service (LH-3500.5000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                      Description

                                                                      Essential Medical Transportation: Door-to door transportation available to dialysis treatment, X-Ray, minor outpatient surgery or a doctor's appointment.

                                                                      Hours

                                                                      - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                                      Required Documents

                                                                      Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                                      Eligibility

                                                                      Disabled adults and seniors

                                                                      Fees

                                                                      Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                                                                      Intake Procedure

                                                                      For more information and any questions please contact Terry at 636-931-7696 ext 117

                                                                      Languages

                                                                      - American Sign Language - English

                                                                      Service Area

                                                                      Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                      Geography Served

                                                                        If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                      • Missouri
                                                                        • Jefferson County
                                                                        Click here to see this service (BT-4500.6500-500) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                        Description

                                                                        Transitioning: The objective of the program is to move individuals from a nursing or habilitation facility to the community, identify and eliminate barriers that prevent people from being able to move to the community, improve the ability of MO Health Net to provide in-home services and to ensure that there's continuous quality improvement of in-home services provided.

                                                                        Hours

                                                                        - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                                        Required Documents

                                                                        Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                                        Eligibility

                                                                        Those who are aging moving from a nursing or habilitation facility to the community

                                                                        Fees

                                                                        Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                                                                        Intake Procedure

                                                                        Call To Apply

                                                                        Languages

                                                                        - American Sign Language - English

                                                                        Service Area

                                                                        Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                        Geography Served

                                                                          If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                        • Missouri
                                                                          • Jefferson County
                                                                          Click here to see this service (NL-5000.6500) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                          Description

                                                                          Peer Consultation Program: Matches up individuals with similar disabilities to empower each other through encouragement, support and socialization.

                                                                          Hours

                                                                          - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                                          Required Documents

                                                                          Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                                          Eligibility

                                                                          Individuals adapting to life with a disability or transitioning through different life stages

                                                                          Fees

                                                                          No Fees

                                                                          Intake Procedure

                                                                          - Call To Apply - Agency referrals

                                                                          Languages

                                                                          - American Sign Language - English

                                                                          Service Area

                                                                          Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                          Geography Served

                                                                            If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                          • Missouri
                                                                            • Jefferson County
                                                                            Click here to see this service (PH-1400.6500) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                            Description

                                                                            - Advanced Personal Care: Assists with routine personal care of clients with ostomies (tracheostomies, gastrostomies, and colostomies.) Personal care of persons with external, in dwelling and suprapubic catheters, administration of perscribed bowel program, application of medicated (prescriptions) lotions, ointments, or dry aseptic dressings to unbroken skin including Stage 1 decubitus ulcers, application of aseptic dressings to superficial skin breaks or abrasions, manual assistance with non-injectable medications, passive range of motion and use of assistive device for transfers. - Personal Care Services: Assists with planning, preparation and clean up of meals, making beds and changing linens, brushing, combing and shampooing cleints hair, brushing teeth and cleaning dentures, cleaning and cutting nails of clients without contradictioning conditions, assisting the client with transfers when the client is weight bearing and shopping for groceries or household items specifically required for the health and maintenance of the client.

                                                                            Hours

                                                                            - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                                            Required Documents

                                                                            Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                                            Eligibility

                                                                            Individuals who are unable to care for themselves in their home

                                                                            Fees

                                                                            Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                                                                            Intake Procedure

                                                                            Call To Apply

                                                                            Languages

                                                                            - American Sign Language - English

                                                                            Service Area

                                                                            Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                            Geography Served

                                                                              If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                            • Missouri
                                                                              • Jefferson County
                                                                              Click here to see this service (PH-3300.6500) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                              Description

                                                                              Prescription Drug Assistance: This program is sponsored by several pharmaceutical companies and provides a supply of specific prescription drugs at no cost to those meeting specific criteria.

                                                                              Hours

                                                                              - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                                              Required Documents

                                                                              Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                                              Eligibility

                                                                              Individuals with disability related needs

                                                                              Fees

                                                                              No Fees

                                                                              Intake Procedure

                                                                              Call To Apply

                                                                              Languages

                                                                              - American Sign Language - English

                                                                              Service Area

                                                                              Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                              Geography Served

                                                                                If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                              • Missouri
                                                                                • Jefferson County
                                                                                Click here to see this service (LH-6700.6300) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                Description

                                                                                Property Tax Credit: Assists individuals with obtaining, preparing and forwarding the necessary forms and documents utilized to determine eligibility.

                                                                                Hours

                                                                                - Call Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm for details - Closed on state holidays

                                                                                Required Documents

                                                                                - Photo ID - Social Security (SSA 1099) or Railroad Retirement Award Letter - W-2's from Employers - 1099s for Dividends, Interest, Pensions - Previous year's PAID Real Estate Receipts/Personal Property Tax Receipts - Disabled Veterans need letter from the Department of Veterans Affairs

                                                                                Eligibility

                                                                                - Homeowners who owned and lived in their Missouri residence for the entire calendar year - Individual or their spouse age 65 years and older - Individual or their spouse under age 65 years and 100% disabled - Individual age 60-64 years and received surviving spouse social security benefits - Gross annual income includes Social Security (SSA 1099) or Railroad Retirement, Wages (W-2's), Dividends, Interest and Pensions (1099s)

                                                                                Fees

                                                                                No Fees

                                                                                Intake Procedure

                                                                                Call To Apply

                                                                                Languages

                                                                                - English - American Sign Language

                                                                                Service Area

                                                                                Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                                Geography Served

                                                                                None

                                                                                Click here to see this service (DT-8700.6500-700) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                Description

                                                                                Ramp Building: Build ramps and assist with wheelchair lift installation. Program is funded by private corporations, some modifications may not always be available or there may be a waiting list.

                                                                                Hours

                                                                                - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                                                Required Documents

                                                                                Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                                                Eligibility

                                                                                Individuals with disability related needs

                                                                                Fees

                                                                                Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                                                                                Intake Procedure

                                                                                Call To Apply

                                                                                Languages

                                                                                - American Sign Language - English

                                                                                Service Area

                                                                                Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                                Geography Served

                                                                                  If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                • Missouri
                                                                                  • Jefferson County
                                                                                  Click here to see this service (BH-3000.3500-700) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                  Description

                                                                                  Assistance in preparing Circuit Breaker (partial rebate on rent paid during the year) forms.

                                                                                  Hours

                                                                                  - Call Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm for details - Closed on state holidays

                                                                                  Required Documents

                                                                                  - Photo ID - Social Security (SSA 1099) or Railroad Retirement Award Letter - W-2's from Employers - 1099s for Dividends, Interest, Pensions - Rent receipts/landlord statement of rent paid for the year - Disabled Veterans need letter from the Department of Veterans Affairs

                                                                                  Eligibility

                                                                                  - Renters who lived and paid rent in Missouri for the entire calendar - Individual or their spouse age 65 years and older - Individual or their spouse under age 65 years and 100% disabled - Individual ages 60-64 years and received surviving spouse social security benefits - 100% disabled veteran - Household income must be less than $54,000 in 2016 - If rent from a facility that DOES NOT pay property taxes, person is not eligible for a Circuit Breaker

                                                                                  Fees

                                                                                  No Fees

                                                                                  Intake Procedure

                                                                                  Call To Apply

                                                                                  Languages

                                                                                  - English - American Sign Language

                                                                                  Service Area

                                                                                  Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                                  Geography Served

                                                                                  None

                                                                                  Click here to see this service (DT-8700.7000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                  Description

                                                                                  Provides backpacks filled with school supplies to children grades K-12 who did not receive one from the back to school event.

                                                                                  Hours

                                                                                  Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm

                                                                                  Required Documents

                                                                                  Parent or legal guardian must show proof of income

                                                                                  Eligibility

                                                                                  - Children K-12th grade - Income guidelines exist - contact agency for details

                                                                                  Fees

                                                                                  No Fees

                                                                                  Intake Procedure

                                                                                  Call or apply in person to register child, registration ends June 30, 2017

                                                                                  Languages

                                                                                  English

                                                                                  Service Area

                                                                                  Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                                  Geography Served

                                                                                  None

                                                                                  Click here to see this service (HL-8120.7800) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                  Description

                                                                                  - Social Group: Designed as an opportunity for disabled adults to get together, meet new people and enjoy various activities. Group meets throughout the year for various activities. - Youth Group: Designed as an opportunity for young people to get together, meet new people, talk about their futures and have fun. Group members have the opportunity to attend job fairs, educational training and gain access to many more valuable resources.

                                                                                  Hours

                                                                                  - Call Mon-Fri - 8:00am to to 5:00pm for details - Closed on state holidays

                                                                                  Required Documents

                                                                                  Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                                                  Eligibility

                                                                                  Disabled adults

                                                                                  Fees

                                                                                  No Fees

                                                                                  Intake Procedure

                                                                                  Call To Apply

                                                                                  Languages

                                                                                  - American Sign Language - English

                                                                                  Service Area

                                                                                  Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                                  Geography Served

                                                                                    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                  • Missouri
                                                                                    • Jefferson County
                                                                                    Click here to see this service (PS-8000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                    Description

                                                                                    Information and Referral: Provides information and referrals to individuals and families on disability related topics, such as personal issues and concerns, accessibility, education, employment, equipment, housing, personal care, etc.

                                                                                    Hours

                                                                                    - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                                                    Required Documents

                                                                                    No Documentation Required

                                                                                    Eligibility

                                                                                    No Restrictions

                                                                                    Fees

                                                                                    No Fees

                                                                                    Intake Procedure

                                                                                    Call For Service

                                                                                    Languages

                                                                                    - American Sign Language - English

                                                                                    Service Area

                                                                                    Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                                    Geography Served

                                                                                      If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                    • Missouri
                                                                                      • Jefferson County
                                                                                      Click here to see this service (TJ-3000.8000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                      Description

                                                                                      Assistive Telephone Technology: Assistive telephone equipment is made available to individuals with disability related needs. Equipment includes voice activated, touch activated, large number keypad, amplified and TTY equipment for those with hearing loss. Will assist individuals with choosing the correct phone for their needs.

                                                                                      Hours

                                                                                      - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                                                      Required Documents

                                                                                      Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                                                      Eligibility

                                                                                      Individuals with disability related needs

                                                                                      Fees

                                                                                      Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                                                                                      Intake Procedure

                                                                                      Call Or Apply In Person

                                                                                      Languages

                                                                                      - American Sign Language - English

                                                                                      Service Area

                                                                                      Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                                      Geography Served

                                                                                        If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                      • Missouri
                                                                                        • Jefferson County
                                                                                        Click here to see this service (LH-0600.8180) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                        Description

                                                                                        Consumer Directed Service: A Medicaid based program which provides attendant services to individuals with disabilities, enabling them to live independently in their home. Participants hire their own attendants to assist them with daily tasks, such as bathing, toileting, obtaining medication, meal preparation/cleanup, housekeeping, laundry and essential tranportation.

                                                                                        Hours

                                                                                        - Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm - Closed on state holidays

                                                                                        Required Documents

                                                                                        Medicaid Card

                                                                                        Eligibility

                                                                                        - Must be age 18 years and older with a physical disability - Medicaid eligible (MO HealthNet eligible) - Able to direct own care - Capable of living independently with the services of Consumer Directed Services - Require at least a nursing facility level of care

                                                                                        Fees

                                                                                        Medicaid

                                                                                        Intake Procedure

                                                                                        Call To Apply

                                                                                        Languages

                                                                                        - American Sign Language - English

                                                                                        Service Area

                                                                                        Franklin, Jefferson, St Louis City/County, St. Charles, St. Francois and Washington counties in Missouri

                                                                                        Geography Served

                                                                                          If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                        • Missouri
                                                                                          • Franklin County
                                                                                            • Jefferson County
                                                                                              • Saint Charles County
                                                                                                • Saint Francois County
                                                                                                  • Saint Louis County
                                                                                                    • Saint Louis City County
                                                                                                      • Washington County
                                                                                                      Click here to see this service (PH-3300.8030) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                                      Description

                                                                                                      - Transitioning Program: Support youth on an IEP (Individualized Education Program) that are transitioning from secondary education to postsecondary life. Trainings offered to youth are pre employment skills, financial skills, nutrition information and communication skills. - Transition Training Services Program (Transitions Program): Provides direct instruction within current participating school district classrooms preparing students to transition from school-to-work or school-to-high education or vocational training. The program teaches students vital independent living and career planning which are necessary to succeed in the next real life steps.

                                                                                                      Hours

                                                                                                      Call Mon-Fri - 8:00am to 5:00pm for details

                                                                                                      Required Documents

                                                                                                      Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                                                                      Eligibility

                                                                                                      - Transitioning Program: Students with disabilities on an IEP (Individualized Education Program) that are transitioning from secondary education to postsecondary life - Transition Training Services Program (Transitions Program): Students with disabilities ages 14-21 years

                                                                                                      Fees

                                                                                                      Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

                                                                                                      Intake Procedure

                                                                                                      Call To Apply

                                                                                                      Languages

                                                                                                      - American Sign Language - English

                                                                                                      Service Area

                                                                                                      Jefferson County in Missouri

                                                                                                      Geography Served

                                                                                                        If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                                      • Missouri
                                                                                                        • Jefferson County
                                                                                                        Click here to see this service (HH-8000.8500) and related services within the Service Tree.

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