Willing to serve people with complex behavioral needs:Yes
Willing to serve people with intensive medical needs:No
How we are commited to a Culture of Gentleness:Arkay demonstrates a commitment to a Culture of Gentleness through trainings provided to staff members on Gentle Teaching and strategies to ensure individuals served are safe and cared for while facing their vocational challenges and meeting their goals and dreams. Our managers have attended the three-day practicum on Gentle Teaching and are mentors to our job coaches.
Languages other than English?:Yes
Languages other than English:American Sign Language
Geographical areas of Macomb and Oakland counties served for Community Living Supports (CLS) and/or Respite (Hourly support):We are able to provide respite and CLS supports in Oakland and Wayne counties. We are located near 8 mile and Farmington Road. We are able to support people in the surrounding communities within about a 15 mile radius of our location.
Will locate homes (rentals) for individuals seeking personal residences:Yes
Unique information about organizaton:Arkay is interested in assisting with Respite and overnight respite care. We are currently not a residential provider, but are open to providing this service if possible.