Request for Providers
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A 24 year old female who lives with her family, is looking for HPC to come to her home up to 8 hours a day Monday-Friday. She and family are open to shorter shifts of up to 4hrs-6hrs a day, also. She has a mild intellectual disability, seizure disorder, and a diagnosis of autism. She loves going out in the community and would like to go out in the community at least once a week. She needs someone who is able to go on walks/do laps with her at home indoors. She does not require a modified vehicle. She needs assistance preparing food and maintaining a healthy diet. She is able to do general hygiene care but will need support after a bowel movement and during her monthly cycle. She and family have developed a daily schedule/routine of home care and home recreational activities for staff to follow with her during service hours. The services will be supported through a level one waiver.
Please contact Jill Woods at email@example.com RFP#246JW
HPC Transportation and In Home Supports
Married couple in Wooster area requires a provider who can assist with organizing and cleaning their apartment. They also need support with transportation to and from work 2-3 days per week. Schedules vary so provider should be somewhat flexible as neither has a set schedule for work. Both are verbal and ambulatory. They are both cooperative and easy-going. They do tend to "collect" more than they have room for and provider will need to develop a trusting relationship so they can help them sort through their belongings to decide what to keep. They live on the third floor of their building with no elevator so provider will need to be able to navigate three flights of steps.
Please contact SSA Gretchen Ryan at firstname.lastname@example.org with available dates/times for interviews if interested. RFP#245GR
Family of 13 year old female is looking for in-home supports for after-school, evening and weekends and school holidays. May be requested to provide more hours during school breaks (winter, spring and summer). Female staff preferred. Individual is verbal and ambulatory with no significant behaviors. Staff will provide supervision, assist with after-school snacks or meal and may be asked to assist with personal care such as bathing, hair washing, etc. IO Waiver Funding. Average 20-25 hours/week.
Please contact SSA Gretchen Ryan at email@example.com with available dates/times for interviews if interested. RFP#244GR
Family of 42 year old male in need of PDN nursing services for weekends. Individual is vent dependent and requires periodic suctioning. Receives nutrition via feeding tube. Independent provider is acceptable but should have RN supervision available for support. Agency providers welcome. IO Waiver funding.
Please contact SSA Gretchen Ryan at firstname.lastname@example.org with available dates/times for interviews if interested. RFP#243GR
The family of a seventeen year old home-schooled male is looking for HPC in the home, weekly, for up to four hours at a time. The provider is needed to ensure his safety and possibly assist with some activities while his mother is away for appointments/meetings. This young man is generally pleasant, ambulatory, and has limited verbal communication. The family prefers someone with a quiet demeanor who can establish a positive and trusting relationship with him. Level 1 Wavier funding. Please contact Joan Huba at email@example.com to arrange an interview with the family.
Please contact Joan Huba at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP# 242JH
Seventeen year old female is in need of immediate HPC services, either in the family home or in female congregate setting in Wooster or surrounding area. This youth needs reminders for ADLs, supervision and close monitoring of medications. Diagnoses are: : FSIQ 72, bi-polar disorder, ADHD, mood disorder, and oppositional defiant disorder.
Please contact Joan Huba, SSA, for more information. email@example.com RFP#241JH
Female client in Wooster area seeking payee services. She receives SSI and RSDI. Payee would need to meet with her 1x weekly to do budget support, and work with her HPC provider as needed to support her needs. Individual lives in the community, is her own legal guardian, and wants/likes to be fully involved in all her life decisions.
If you are interested please each out to Jill Woods at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#240JW
Looking for a female staff person to assist an individual who has a seizure disorder. Individual is high functioning, but needs assistance after having a seizure. Individual needs assistance with her evening routine. HPC services would be helpful at meal time, and with decision making. Individual needs transportation to and from grocery store, pharmacy, and to local activities. Individual is a very nice, polite, and well mannered person. The hours are from 5:00pm to 10:00pm, (5 hours per day, 25 hours per week), Monday through Friday.
Please contact Julie DeChiara at email@example.com RFP#239JD
55 year old man is in need of Residential Respite. Person is currently homeless and this is a priority area of need at this time. Person can drive, is ambulatory and able to take care of self-care tasks, but needs occasional reminders. Person has some medical conditions that he takes care of himself, but will need reminders/monitoring. He does have a cell phone and will readily use it for communication with his SSA and staff. He has a payee that assists with bill paying and can manage his own spending and grocery money.
Please contact Debbie Dunlap at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#238DD
46 year old male, living with his father in Wooster, is in need of occasional HPC/transportation, to assist him in planning meals, going to the grocery store, and shopping for groceries. This man is ambulatory, verbal, and able to manage his money. Current need is for 1-2 times a month. HPC needs may increase in the future based on his wants and needs. Funding is through a Level 1 Waiver.
Please contact Joan Huba, SSA, to schedule an interview at email@example.com RFP#237JH
18 year old male looking for residential respite or shared living which will be funded by Ohio Rise funding. He is currently a senior in high school and the school or Ohio Rise will provide transportation to/from school. He is a very sweet young man but is coming from an verbally/aggressive household and is easily scared and goes into fight or flight mode and usually for him he runs away when he is scared. The team is looking for a laid back and calm environment where he can feel safe and secure while he finishes school.
Please contact Ashley Downey at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#236AD
30 year old female looking for 15-20 hours/week of drop in HPC services. She currently resides with her family but is wanting to gain independent living skills so she can live on her own one day. She is high functioning with no aggressive behavioral concerns. She is very fun and outgoing and enjoys going into the community for fun outings/activities.
Please contact Ashley Downey at email@example.com RFP#235AD
29 year old female resident of Wooster is looking for a female respite provider in Wayne County. Individual has been diagnosed with Down's Syndrome and Asthma. Individual lives at home with parents and minimal HPC supports. Parents are in need of a break and would like to take vacations every once in a while (could be a weekend or a week at a time). She is very sweet, will color for hours at a time, loves to socialize with her friends, and will eat pretty much anything you put in front of her. She has limited communication but is able to say some words and uses gestures. Once you get to know her, she will be easier to understand. She is very kind and caring, but can often become emotional. No behaviors other than big emotions. If placement works well, team could talk about Shared Living.
Please contact Jill Robbins at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#234JR
38 year old female resident of Wooster, Ohio (Triway Local Schools area) searching for an HPC provider to provide up to 5 hours per week. Individual is diagnosed with Down's Syndrome and Moderate ID. She attends an ADS program Monday through Friday and has a Level 1 waiver . She would like someone to take her out into the community for activities, social events, to a park. on a short walk, or stay home with her and assist with some cleaning tasks or play games. Individual lives at home with her mom and sister and mom is her legal guardian of person only. HPC transportation will be authorized.
Please contact Jill Robbins at email@example.com RFP@233JR
Looking for an agency or independent provider to provide drop in HPC services to a 22 year old male in Wayne County. Individual is currently looking for an apartment and is temporarily staying with his mom in Wooster. Individual has a great sense of humor, enjoys sleeping, playing video games, watching football and UFC. He loves to help others, sticks up for people who cannot do so for themselves, and would like to become a rapper someday. Individual has a history of self harm, harm to others, property damage, and elopement. Individual prefers to NOT live in a congregate setting.
Please contact Jill Robbins at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP@232JR
46 year old male resident of Fredericksburg, Ohio with a Level 1 Waiver looking for a respite provider to provide some relief for his natural supports, possibly up to a week at a time. Currently lives with his brother/guardian and his sister-in-law/payee. Individual is deaf, has moderate ID, and epilepsy, however, his epilepsy is controlled with medication. He uses simple sign language and can read lips well. He is able to vocalize some words, and knows how to read and write. Individual is a hard worker, very well mannered, no mobility issues, and does not have behaviors. Basic sign language and medication administration is preferred.
Please contact Jill Robbins at email@example.com RFP@231JR
Looking for an agency or independent provider to provide drop in HPC services to a 44 year old male resident of Orrville, Ohio on IO waiver. Hours are needed Monday – Friday 630a – 745a and/or 4p – 6p. Individual would prefer a male provider but works well with females as well. No behaviors. He is non-verbal, has a great sense of humor, and loves to socialize. He is well mannered and kind. Individual needs assistance in the morning with getting ready for work (showering, toileting, breakfast, etc.). Afternoon HPC is needed 4p – 6p to assist in getting individual off the bus and toileting. This individual requires a wheelchair for mobility and is a 1 person assist pivot transfer. He does have a Hoyer lift track system from his room to the bathroom if needed. Mom is guardian and lives with individual but is unable to physically assist anymore but she is a great help to the providers.
Please contact Jill Robbins at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP@230JR
HPC needed for a 56 year old female with Profound Intellectual Disability. She needs homemaker personal care in the mornings for an hour 7am to 8am Monday through Friday. Services needed, will be assistance with getting transferring in and out of the bathtub, washing, drying off, combing hair, brushing teeth and getting dressed. May need assistance with preparing breakfast and cutting up food.
Please contact Melanie Gebbie at email@example.com RFP#229MG
Forty-six year old Amish man who lives near Fredericksburg is looking for a HPC provider to take him on some community outings. The individual enjoys playing whiffle ball, Frisbee, watching birds and baseball games, going out for ice cream and dinner. He needs some assistance in the restroom at times. Please contact Sara Berrey at firstname.lastname@example.org. RFP#228SB
25 year old female residing in Wooster and who works part-time in the community is looking for a female HPC provider on Fridays during the day. She is an active person and she would like to do some fun HPC activities such as walking, shopping, going to the movies, etc. The individual is a very pleasant person and she is fun to be around. She is independent in her personal care, has no mobility issues and no behavioral issues. Level one waiver. Please contact Sara Berrey email@example.com RFP#226SB
22 year old female who works part-time and lives in Wooster is looking for some HPC services who can help her access community activities, and provide support at home for a couple of household chores. (mainly verbal reminders). Individual is ambulatory and she does all self-care tasks. She has a payee that assists with bill paying and she can manage her own spending and grocery money. Up to 10 -15 hours of services per week is preferred. All day Monday, Friday or T,W, Th afternoons during daytimes hours are preferred. Female staff preferred.
Please contact Sara Berrey firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#225SB
32 year old female who lives in an OrrVilla apartment in Orrville by herself is looking for a substitute female HPC provider. The individual receives services M-F from 9am-1 pm. Provider assists her with light housekeeping and with transportation to doctor's appointments, errands for food, personal items, etc. Her current provider goes on a vacation for a week every three months.
Please contact Sara Berrey at email@example.com RFP#224SB
15 year old female high school student with autism is looking for some HPC services in her Wooster family's home. She needs some minimal personal care assistance (mainly reminders.). The hours would be after school/on the weekends during the school year. Her parents are looking for female staff, non-smokers who like golden retrievers. Level one waiver.
Please contact Sara Berrey at firstname.lastname@example.org. RFP#223SB
Looking for Independent Providers and/or Agency Providers to cover multiple shifts every week. There are full time and part time openings. Primary times needed are as follows:• 8am-8pm 4 days/week - on Weds, Sat, Sun, and 1 additional rotating day per week• 130-8pm - 3 days/week, typically on Mon, Tues, and Thurs. This could also include 2 additional days, same times (Weds and Fri) if this young man is unable to attend his adult day program for some reason. This is an immediate need for provider supports and we are searching for a provider(s) to join the team of supports for this young man. There is opportunity to work extra hours if you are able to cover shifts when another provider would like to schedule time off from work. (The HPC Services are funded through an IO Waiver and will be for a 30 year old male who lives in his family home which is located in the Mt. Eaton area of Wayne County. This young man is a delightful, sweet, and very observant person and his smile will melt your heart! This young man qualiﬁes for the medical assistance rate modiﬁcation and also the complex care rate modiﬁcation. All hours are 1:1 HPC awake staﬀ. This young man typically attends day program 2-3 days/week and is home the other days. Agency HPC staﬀ will need to be certiﬁed/authorized for medication administration, g-tube (MicKey type), and several health related activities for his medical needs (Med Cert 1 and 2). Independent providers can be family delegated. This young man is completely dependent upon staﬀ or family for all of his daily care needs and uses a wheelchair and/or tracking system in his home for his mobility and transfer needs. This young man’s parent is willing and able to provide training needed for his care needs to new staﬀ wanting to join this support team! If you are interested in being considered for this opportunity, please respond in writing to the SSA indicated ASAP.
Please contact Debbie Dunlap at email@example.com RFP#177DD
54 year old man who lives independently in an apartment in Wooster is looking for an HPC provider who can help him access community activities, provide support at home for various household chores, accompany for medical appointment and provide guidance for how best to interact with neighbors, landlords, etc. Individual can drive, is ambulatory and does all self-care tasks. He does have a cell phone and will readily use it for communication with his SSA and staff. He has a payee that assists with bill paying and can manage his own spending and grocery money. Up to 10-15 hours per week of services needed. Weekdays daytime hours preferred. Female staff preferred.
Please contact Debbie Dunlap firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#192DD
53 year old male resident of Wooster, Ohio is looking for an agency or independent provider to provide HPC/HPC Transportation services to and from social outings. Individual lives in a 24/7 group home with two roommates. Current HPC provider is not able to provide 1:1 services at this time due to staffing shortage. Individual would like a provider to accompany him to fairs, Cedar Point, and other social activities that he would like to do. Individual has an IO waiver and has been diagnosed with severe ID, Cerebral Palsy, PKD (kidney disease), and Impulse Control Disorder with OCD traits. Individual is able to communicate verbally but requires simple statements/questions to understand. Individual also has some hearing loss and needs others to speak louder and very clear. Medication administration certified is preferred.
Please contact Jill Robbins at email@example.com RFP#222JR
23 year old male with an I/O waiver needs Homemaker Personal Care (HPC) services including residency and some HPC transportation in a non-modified vehicle, because he does not drive. This individual has mild cerebral palsy but is fairly independent and ambulatory. Individual has worked in the past and does well in an Adult Day Support (ADS) setting. He needs placement in a congregate home setting with 24/7 staffing or a residence where he can receive the services and supports that will allow him to be healthy and independent. He is able to have alone time in the community in familiar settings and can check in hourly by phone due to seizures. He relies on general and auditory supervision when at home or in an ADS setting with 30 minute to 1 hour checks. He does not need overnight support. Individual cannot self-administer medication. He must take his medications and see his doctors on a regular basis due to seizures. He cannot cook but is learning. He is helpful with household chores. Individual needs some reminders to care for his personal hygiene but is physically capable of performing those tasks without assistance. Individual is tidy and keeps his room in order.
Please contact Tim VanArsdale at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#221TV
Sweet eight-year old child needs after school care to help him off the bus and provide supervision until his parent arrives home from work. Hours would generally be from 3 pm to 4:30 or 5 pm on weekdays. Duties would include ensuring that he is safely off the bus, personal care needs and engaging him in activities such as playing with sensory objects, possibly assisting with snacks. HPC provider is also needed for days off of school and school breaks, including summer 2024. This young man is non-verbal with no behavioral concern. IO Waiver funding.
Please contact Joan Huba at email@example.com RFP#220JH
57 year old Amish female client is seeking a female HPC staff to help her with setting up and taking her to all her medical appointments throughout the year. This typically equates to about 10 appointments a year, which take about 2hrs per appointment sometimes more due to follow up. Sometimes her sister who she lives with might go along for some of the appointments. Individual uses a specialized manual wheelchair. Individual is able to bear weight and participate with staff assistance for transfers from wheelchair to a regular vehicle or van. A wheelchair vehicle is ideal, but not required. The provider can make the appointments at times that are convenient for the transportation. Individual is verbal, her own guardian but decisions are made with family consultation. Individual would need support with restrooming while out in the community, and support with understanding information being shared with her, and assuring all necessary medical follow up is completed/communicated to family. In addition to HPC hours/units, mileage will be included in authorization.
Please contact Cheryl Gooch firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#219CG
A 60 year old female lives at Wayne Metro Housing Cottages by herself. She has an agency assisting her with hours. They need additional staff to assist with covering shifts. Currently, she uses SARTA transportation for day program, medical appointments and community outings. If you have a wheelchair accessible van that would be helpful. She is very intelligent and understand most concepts well. She is typically very warm, friendly and enjoyable person to be around. She enjoys people and socializing. She will show genuine concern for others (with whom she's close to) in their times of difficulties. She's very strong willed, knows her personal likes, dislikes and will express them without hesitation. She loves animals. She loves getting out into her community and doing things that she enjoys. She utilizes a communication device to express her thoughts and ideas on a regular basis. She also use vocalizations to indicate she has a need. She needs physical assistance with all transfers in and out of her wheelchair, bed, recliner and vehicles. These through the use of a Hoyer lift or ceiling track system.
Please contact Kara Smith email@example.com RFP#215KS
21 year old female moving into an apartment with a roommate in Medina. She is seeking HPC/drop in supports Monday-Friday 6am-8:30am and 3:00pm-10:00pm Saturday 8:00am-3:00pm. She will be with family on Saturday after 3:00pm then return on Sunday after 5:00pm. She may require additional hours. She will need assistance with housekeeping, laundry, household shopping, meal preparation and transportation to community activities. She is able to communicate verbally and is easy to understand. She has no mobility issues. She needs guidance and support to help her make smart choices and decisions and not act on impulse. She needs structure and a routine to stay on track. She enjoys going to church, attending her day program, going shopping on the weekends, crocheting, and mowing the grass.
Please contact Kara Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org. RFP#214KS
A 38 year old female is seeking a HPC Provider for placement into a congregate setting or possible staffing in an apartment. She is currently receiving services at a Developmental Center and future planning for her discharge Her team is exploring all residential options. Staffing ratio needs would be determined closer to discharge from the DC. This individual has strong family support, she is independent with many tasks, has a good sense of humor, fun to be around, bright and loves arts/crafts. This individual is dual diagnosed and requires a provider with experience serving individuals with intensive mental health needs. She thrives best on routine and structured settings where expectations are clear and consistent. Historical behaviors include verbal or physical aggression, suicide ideation, and damaging property. Various behavior strategies are in place through her service plan to help best support this individual. If interested in learning more and interviewing with her guardian, please contact Sarah Carter at email@example.com. RFP#188SC
A 38 year old female is seeking an ICF placement. She is currently receiving services at a Developmental Center and future planning for her discharge. Her team is exploring all residential options. This individual has strong family support, she is independent with many tasks, has a good sense of humor, fun to be around, bright and loves arts/crafts. This individual is dual diagnosed and requires a provider with experience serving individuals with intensive mental health needs. She thrives best on routine and structured settings where expectations are clear and consistent. Historical behaviors include verbal or physical aggression, suicide ideation, and damaging property. Various behavior strategies are in place through her service plan to help best support this individual.
If interested in learning more and interviewing with her guardian please contact Sarah Carter at firstname.lastname@example.org. RFP#189SC
Family of a fourteen year old male, currently living with his parents, is in need of Respite. Needs are reminders for ADLs, support in de-escalation of agitation and behaviors, ensuring that he takes his medications, and support in school work. Behaviors include verbal and physical aggression, and stealing. Respite would be funded through Wayne County FCFC Diversion and/or Ohio Rise.
Please contact SSA Joan Huba at email@example.com RFP#210JH
13year old male functioning in the moderate intellectual category, ambulatory, verbal is in need of full time placement with other under 18 year old kids or in his own apartment with 24hr staffing He is currently completed all his programming in a residential treatment facility in Southern Ohio and is ready to return to a less restrictive setting in the community. His favorite activity is video games and favorite food is pizza. He needs a provider who has training in trauma informed care, and who is able to set boundaries and be consistent about the boundaries set. He will be attending school year round, and his school setting will have his counseling and psychiatric services. He is in CSB Custody and will continue to be in their custody indefinitely, and does have family who will visit him from time to time, or who with approval he can go with from time to time. The provider will be expected to work collaboratively with several agencies, to support this individual. Please have inquiries in by August 21, 2023.
Please contact Cheryl Gooch at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP# 209CG
27 year old female resident of Orrville, Ohio looking for 7.5 hours of HPC services per week. Individual lives in her family home with her father/guardian, step-mom, and sister. Family is in need of HPC coverage from 630a - 8a Monday through Friday to assist her with getting ready for work. She attends an ADS/VH program Monday through Friday. She can perform most of her personal hygiene tasks independently except she requires assistance with washing her hair. Individual also may need assistance entering or exiting the shower as she can be a bit shaky at times. This young lady has a great personality and has an extremely amusing sense of humor. She loves boys bands from the 90s (Backstreet Boys and One Direction are two of her favorites). She learns more efficiently with music. She can sometimes be moody and become upset but this usually only happens with members of her family. Individual is on a SELF waiver.
Please contact Jill Robbins at email@example.com RFP#208JR
HPC provider needed for HPC and transportation for a 40 year old male from his home to activities in the community. This would include shopping, eating out, and meeting his girlfriend in the Canton area. This gentleman lives in the Marshallville area. HPC could be 2-3 times a month on evenings and weekends as needed. A modified vehicle is needed due to his use of a wheelchair in the community.
Please contact Joan Huba, SSA at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#207JH
HPC Services/Modified Vehicle
48 year old lady who lives in her own apartment in Wooster is looking for transportation to/from medical appointments and for other outings/activities she may want to attend in Wooster and sometimes out of Wooster. She is willing to work with the transportation provider to schedule appointments when they are convenient for transportation provider. She will need a wheelchair accessible vehicle for transportation that can accommodate a POWER WHEELCHAIR. Her diagnosis includes cerebral palsy, but she is very capable of communicating her wants and needs in a manner that is easy to understand, and can make decisions on her own.
Please contact Jill Woods at email@example.com RFP#206JW
A 14 year-old male is seeking HPC services in the home and Respite services at a provider's home or facility. Services will be funded through alternative sources at waiver rates. This young man with moderate ID and expressive communication deficits, needs support in the home with getting off to school in the morning (2-3 mornings per week, and/or accessing social/recreational opportunities in the community in the evenings (2 evenings per week). Respite weekends @1x per month would be very beneficial to the family.
Please contact Chris Yurick at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#201CY
Seeking quotes for a raised toilet seat and repairs/replacement to a wheelchair ramp.
Please contact Kara Smith at email@example.com RFP#198KS
Family of sweet and happy 14 year old female with a Level 1 Waiver is seeking an HPC provider for her in the home, weekdays, after school, and during school breaks. Hours would generally be weekdays from 3 to 5 pm. Provider is needed to assist this young ladies' parents in getting her off the school bus, changing her clothes, doing activities in the home such as riding her adapted bicycle, reading books, and possibly outings in the community. G-Tube certification would be helpful, but not required.
Please contact Joan Huba at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#191JH
Looking for a provider to work 30 hours per week. The schedule would be: 7:30am to 8:30am M-F, HPC in Shreve. However, from 11:00am to 1:00pm, you would go to an alternate worksite in Wooster. The individual is an 18 year old male. He is on a IO Waiver.
Please contact Julie DeChiara at email@example.com RFP#186JD
A 21 year-old male in Rittman receives Shared Living services. His current Shared Living provider is seeking back-up for planned time off as well as for unexpected emergencies. Services can be provided in the Rittman Shared-Living home, or the individual may be willing to spend time at another Shared Living or Residential Respite location. The individual has cognitive deficits. He needs intensive monitoring in the community, but is largely independent in the home setting. If you are a Shared Living or Residential Respite provider with an interest in this assignment, please contact Chris Yurick at firstname.lastname@example.org. RFP#183CY
20 year old female living with family, looking for HPC services Monday-Friday 7am-9am and 2pm-4pm. Individual attends day program during the day but needs assistance in the morning (7a-9a) and afternoon (2p-4p) while mom is at work. Individual can be a flight risk and needs assistance getting in and out of transportation van for work. Individual needs help with meal prep (breakfast and snack after work). She can be verbal but her words are sporadic and quiet.
Please contact Ashley Downey at email@example.com RFP# 181AD
42 year old male living with family in Dalton is looking for temporary PDN nursing for the next 90 days or more. He currently received 70 hours per week so will likely need 2 nurses. He has a primary diagnosis of Spastic Cerebral Palsy; Seizure Disorder; Hydrocephalus; Scoliosis; Cytomegalovirus (CMV); Profound Intellectual Disability; GI Reflux; High Risk for pneumonia, asthma septic shock causing respiratory failure. He requires tracheotomy suctioning and a variety of other medical monitoring procedures through the day. He receives all nourishment through a g-tube. The individual require total care in all areas of daily living.
Please contact Gretchen Ryan at firstname.lastname@example.org. RFP#178GR
Looking for a HPC provider, who can work 2 hours in the morning, 7:00am to 9:00am; M-F. Individual is 19 years old and female. Individual will be attending a Day Program, and just needs assistance in the morning, due to her parents working.
Please contact Julie DeChiara at email@example.com RFP#176JD
A family is seeking an agency or independent provider for PD- HPC services for their 22 year old daughter who has a SELF waiver. Services would be completed at the home and in the community. The individual is social, loves people, music, dancing, reading books and is a helper. The family resides in the Shreve area of Wayne Co. Hours are flexible and can vary throughout the week during the daytime. Staff must be non-smoking due to medical needs. Individual has some g/tube hydration needs.
Please email Sarah Carter at firstname.lastname@example.org. RFP#171SC
A 19 year-old individual with a SELF Waiver is seeking HPC services 4 days per week, 2 hours per day from 3:15 pm - 5:15 pm after his summer work experience finishes each day, for 5 weeks in the month of June and the first week of July. This individual has autism, is pleasant and friendly, but needs a fair amount of engagement and monitoring. Services may be home or community-based per individual choice and preference. Parents would like to see individual engage in activities that are enriching and not just passive entertainment. Establishing a good rapport during this period may potentially lead to a long-term HPC assignment, perhaps 1-2x per week.
Please contact Chris Yurick email@example.com. RFP#169CY
A 62 year old male is seeking Participant Directed HPC services through his SELF waiver. Services would primarily be completed in his home and occasional "on behalf of" needs in the community. Individual lives independently in the community in an apartment in Wooster with his wife. He primarily gets around his environments with an electric wheelchair that he maneuvers independently. Primary focus for PD HPC would include assistance with cleaning/deep cleaning his apartment, cooking, and laundry. Service hours are flexible/TBD, but likely will all being during day time hours. Please contact Sarah Carter at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#161SC
Intermediate Care Facility
Individual is a 23 year old male client who has been living in a developmental center, is seeking placement in an ICFDD based upon his assessed needs. He functions in the moderate to severe intellectual range, he is primarily non-verbal with a few self developed signs that he likes to use. He is able to help with all his ADLs with verbal prompts and some hand over hand support. He takes a variety of medications for his mental health and health needs. His joys center around being in the outdoors, wading in shallow swimming pools, and swinging on swings. He also likes to watch Disney animation and game shows on tv, he is able to do sequential tasks with assistance. Behaviorally, he thrives on a schedule of activities, and food is a major reinforcer for him, he does well with the "if then, this first then that" principle. He tends to communicate through his behaviors: physical aggression toward others (staff, because they can't figure out with him what he wants); SIB (hitting self, banging head, scratching self) because he's not feeling well, he's frustrated; disrobing (when he's hot, or he just seems to have sensory issues that particular day). Behaviors appear to be linked to his health: when he has allergies, constipated, ear infection, tooth aches. If he is a possible fit in your ICFDD please contact SSA for further information.
Please contact Cheryl Gooch email@example.com RFP#159CG
The family of a18 year old male is seeking a congregate setting with a need for 24/7 supervision. The individual is often is smiling, friendly, social, task oriented, and is described as eternally optimistic with a positive demeanor. Her verbally communicates and enjoys constant interactions with others. Historical behavioral concerns include obsessive compulsive thoughts, occasional physical aggression, leaving feces in areas of his room if unsupervised, and impulsivity. He has high sensory needs and a high threshold for pain. Individual has a supportive, involved family along with a wraparound team for mental health needs. If interested in interviewing with this family.
Please contact Sarah Carter at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 5/29/23. RFP#157SC
Family of 19 year old, with diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder and Diabetes, is seeking a respite provider for occasional in-home respite. This young man needs support to ensure his safety, participate in activities and monitor his health conditions. Funding will be through Parent to Parent. Please contact Joan Huba email@example.com RFP#151JH
HPC Services40 year old gentleman who lives at home with his parents in Wooster OH is seeking HPC services for up to 40hrs per week a combination of second and third shifts on weekdays, or all shifts on Saturdays and Sundays. He is diagnosed with cerebral palsy, Severe to profound Intellectual disabilities; high risk for aspiration, recurrent pneumonia , Dsyphagia, Anemia, Brady cardia, hypotension, ventilator dependent and requires total physical supports in ALL life areas - COMPLEX CARE level of need/care. Staff must be comfortable with independently completing all personal care needs for an adult male (bathing, regular changing of attends, keeping client's frequently used areas of the home clean, laundry completed), gtube care, colostomy care and be able to monitor his vital signs. The home is fully equipped with ceiling track lift systems so that staff do NOT have to lift the client, family will provide training on how to use the system safely. He also uses a non-powered wheelchair and a variety of other life supporting equipment for his daily living, health and safety. Family would like staff with experience in the home care field, and who are reliable to fill their shifts. Family is willing to delegate the delegable tasks to independent providers. Family prefers non-smokers due to his breathing issues.
Please contact Cheryl Gooch firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#150CG
40 year old male client who lives with his parents in Wooster is seeking up to 112hrs of private duty nursing (PDN) care in his home. This client has complex medical needs, he requires total physical supports with all life areas/ADL. He requires close supervision due to his complex medical needs. Primary Diagnosis: Acute & chronic respiratory failure with hypoxia. Client is ventilator dependent. Other Diagnoses: spastic quadriplegic cerebral palsy; dysphagia unspecified; severe-profound Intellectual disabilities; Anemia, Bradycardia, Hypotension, unspecified convulsions; ulcer of esophagus w/ bleeding; recurrent pneumonia; attention to gastrostomy; ventilator care dependent; attention to colostomy; dependence on supplemental oxygen. Client is at high risk for emergency department visits and/or other hospital readmission. Client is a FULL CODE.
Please contact Cheryl Gooch email@example.com RFP#149CG
The family of a 45 year old man is seeking a HPC provider for weekdays. The individual is a friendly, caring easy going man that resides in his family home and services are funded through an IO waiver. The individual needs assistance through use of a gait belt and Hoyer lift to transfer to locations in his home. He needs assistance for all ADL's. Hours will likely be around 2-3 days per week from around 9 AM to 3:30 PM, but the schedule is not final yet. Please note that the family is open to having multiple providers if a provider could only do some of these hours. Services will primarily occur in the home and occasionally in the community. The family resides in Rittman.
Please contact Sarah Carter firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Friday, 5/15/23. RPF#148SC
Seeking EMERGENCY placement with "AGENCY" provider with an opening in a congregate setting. The setting must have plenty of room for the individual to roam about, and agency willing to have audible sensors on all exit doors.. 20 year old male who functions in the severe ID range, non-verbal, requires total support for all ADL functions (uses attends/diapers, needs help with bathing, oral care etc..), needs total support with all household activities (laundry, cooking, housekeeping, grocery shopping etc..). He has sensory needs that he copes with through constantly moving, and requires close supervision due to complete lack of self direction to be safe in all life settings. I/O waiver will be authorizing 1:1 HPC staffing 24hrs per day for the first 90days of placement, to be further negotiated per UIRs and assessed needs beyond that point. Waiver will authorize assistive technology for secondary supervision supports eg: audible sensors on all exit doors. Restrictions can be added to the OISP once data collection of restrictive measures is completed. His family needs him to move out as soon as possible due to their own medical needs. They are open to him living in a safe setting that can support his needs, ANYWHERE in Ohio.
Please contact Cheryl Gooch email@example.com
A 18 year-old male with a Level One waiver lives in an apartment in Wooster and needs assistance approx. 10 hours/week with HPC drop-in supports to make sure he is on track with taking care of his household including cleaning, paying bills, pet care, planning meals, managing medication, and helping him make and attend medical appointments.
Please contact Chris Yurick at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#146CY
Sixty-five year old male with Level 1 Waiver funding is in need of in-home HPC supports. He currently lives with his sister and is not attending a day program. HPC is needed to assist with hygiene tasks (toileting, bathing) and to support him during meals and with in-home activities. HPC staff will need to monitor him to ensure his safety, mostly while his sister is also in the home. Weekday hours are needed, up to three hours a day, with more hours potentially needed in the future. Male staff is preferred.
Please contact Joan Huba email@example.com RFP#140JH
An individual is seeking immediate placement in a congregate setting preferably with 1-2 other male housemates. He currently resides in the Wooster area of Wayne Co, but location into another county would be an option. He is in his 50's and verbally communicates/no mobility needs. He is safe to have a few hours of unsupervised time each day. He is dual diagnosed with ID and mental health requiring the support of a psychiatrist. He loves cars, mechanics, tools, hunting and the outdoors. He has an APSI guardian. If you are interested in learning more or interviewing with this individual/guardian.
Please contact Sarah Carter at firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#139SC
A family is seeking back-up HPC or residential respite out of the home for their 24 year old daughter. This will be funded through her IO waiver and respite will be for planned respite breaks each month likely over a time period of 2 days. Individual is very talkative, easy to get along with and very independent. No mobility needs. The individual does have historical risk for suicide attempts and elopement.
Please contact Sarah Carter email@example.com RFP#137SC
Looking for a HPC Provider to assist individual with HPC services from 3:00pm to 7:00pm every day, 5 days a week. One week the provider will work at the individual's residence in Shreve, and the following week, the provider will meet individual at his father's home in Wooster. The hours will be steady, but the location will rotate every other week. The individual uses an electric wheelchair and will need transported to his fathers every other week. If can do one or both reach out.
Please contact Julie DeChiara firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#130JD
22 year old female, living in the Rittman area is seeking a provider to provide services at the family home Monday through Friday 8:00am-4:00pm.She has limited verbal communication but can communicate and make her thoughts, wants and needs known by the use of some sign language and gesturing. She has high behavioral needs, PICA, risk elopement, attention seeking and needs lots of supervision; she uses positive coping techniques to manage stress and frustration. She thrives best with a structured routine. She is a delight to be around, she is curious, and is good at memorization; she’s also loving and has a good sense of humor. She is a “social butterfly.”
Please contact Kara Smith email@example.com RFP#128KS
31 year old female in Doylestown is seeking a HPC provider to assist her with accessing the community on occasion to shop or visit a salon (hair/nails). Individual is in a powered wheel chair so a modified vehicle is required. Provider is also needed to assist with home personal care including accessing the shower, the restroom via a Hoyer Lift, and assist in daily living activities. Total service time to be 10 to 15 hours a week for 2 to 3 hours at a time. Please contact Tim Van Arsdale firstname.lastname@example.org RFP#119TV
See below for non-medical transportation (NMT) opportunities:
- 1/21: Individual in Wooster in need of NMT provider for trips to employment in Wooster and back home, Fridays and Sunday late evenings. Interested providers please respond by 1/28. REF#229CECG
- 1/3: Individual in Wooster in need of NMT for trips to employment in Smithville, 3 days per week including every other weekend – typically 12 to 8pm. Interested providers please respond by January 10th. REF#228CEAG
- 1/2: Individual in Orrville in need of NMT provider for trips to day services in Canton up to 5 days per week. Interested providers please express respond by January 9th.
- 12/20: Individual in Wooster in need of NMT provider for trips to day services in Wooster up to five days per week. Interested providers please respond by Jan 10. REF#225DSCG
- 12/20: Individual in Wooster in need of NMT provider for trips to day services in downtown Wooster up to 5 days per week. Individual needs assistance entering and exiting the vehicle. Interested providers please respond by Jan 10. REF#226DSCG
- 12/20: Individual in Wooster in need to wheelchair capable NMT provider for trips to day services in downtown Wooster up to 5 days per week. Interested providers please respond by Jan 10. REF#227DSCG
- 12/9: Individual in Orrville in need of NMT provider for trips to employment in Orrville. Current schedule is Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday from 4pm to 7 or 8pm. Interested providers please respond by 12/16. REF#224CEKH
- 11/21: Individual in Orrville in need of NMT provider for trips to day services in Wadsworth five days per week. Interested providers please respond by 11/15. REF#217DSDD