We hope this newsletter finds everyone safe and warming up after a bitter cold month. February brought ice, snow, and frigid temperatures but these challenges did not prevent us from serving our clients and the communities. Even when road conditions proved challenging, we were able to continue operations remotely to ensure our clients and communities still had access to needed services.
Individual Placement and Supports (IPS) earns Exemplary Fidelity score. We are proud to announce that our IPS team again earned an exemplary fidelity score on our most recent fidelity review conducted January 26-27, 2021.
Our IPS program continues our commitment to implement the IPS principles:
- Zero Exclusion
- Competitive Employment
- Rapid Job Search
- Time Unlimited Support
- Individualized Plans and Job Development
- Benefits Planning
- Collaboration w/ Mental Health Treatment Team and Vocational Rehabilitation
IPS is an evidence-based program that assists individual living with a serious and persistent mental illness or co-occurring mental illness and substance use disorder become employed competitively in the community, based on their personal choices and preferences.
Congratulations to our IPS Team!!!