As part of our treatment facility’s mission to encourage self-confidence and independence, Millcreek of Magee in Mississippi provides Home and Community Supports (HCS) to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities who live in their family’s home. HCS programs provide individuals the opportunity to engage in daily programs in their homes and communities that are essential to their health, safety, and welfare, without being confined to a facility’s institutional setting. Our behavioral disorders treatment facility believes that individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities should be provided the same opportunities in life that others have, we strive to offer as many programs as possible to help these individuals obtain the full, happy quality of life that they deserve.
Our caring, compassionate, and highly qualified staff at our treatment facility provides assistance in daily living skills, as well as offering support and involvement in community programs.
The daily programs that our facility’s staff teach, help with, and encourage include, but are not limited to:
- Household programs
- Meal planning and preparation
- Personal hygiene
- Assisting with self-administrations of medications
Our staff at our treatment facility in Mississippi also help individuals to access community resources that include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Scheduling appointments
- Attending appointments
- Recreational programs
The staff at our facility who works in this program respect the individuality of each person who receives these programs. The staff work diligently to help individuals increase and maintain their independence and sense of self-worth in order to promote each individual’s confidence in their abilities. Additionally, our facility’s staff are able to help teach individuals new skills that can benefit them as they navigate through life, thus enhancing their self-esteem and independence.
At Millcreek of Magee, a treatment facility in Mississippi, we are devoted to erasing the stigma that surrounds individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities by showing communities that they are no different than anyone else. We firmly believe that all individuals deserve to have the same opportunities made available to them and we are dedicated to changing the lives of individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities.