Join Us in Making a Difference: Foster Care for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

Welcome to an opportunity that goes beyond the ordinary—a chance to make a profound impact on lives. We are actively seeking a compassionate and dedicated Christian couple to join our mission as foster care parents for individuals with developmental disabilities.

Your New Home

Olivete Place

While working with DEC, your housing will be provided at Olivete Place. Your on-site casita  is thoughtfully adorned with tasteful furnishings for your living needs. From the carefully selected furniture to the modern appliances and decor, our fully furnished casitas offer a haven of convenience and elegance.  Experience the joy of living in a space where every corner is curated for your comfort.

As an Independent Contractor (IC), you will assist an individual with a disability. Your role as an IC involves supporting the individual, who will live as your neighbors, by offering a safe and nurturing home environment that encourages personal growth and independence. Duties may range from minimal support, such as budgeting, to more comprehensive assistance based on individual needs. Join us in making a positive impact and building a supportive home environment for those in need.

Duties

  • Duties vary for each individual (i.e., budgeting, medication, transportation, activities of daily living or ADL’s) As an Independent Contractor, our organization will identify the individual that will live at Olivete Place
  • Provide support for tasks such as cooking, cleaning, laundry, budgeting, decision making, etc
  • Skill acquisition
  • Medication administration
  • Medical appointments
  • Support with overall health and well-being
  • Daily documentation via web-based case management application (THERAP)
  • Provide fun and leisure experiences to the individual by providing opportunities of community inclusion, integration and socialization
  • Compliance with all state/agency policy and procedures
  • Communicate effectively with team members as needed
  • Support physical needs of individual served
  • Provide transportation
  • Provide support for medical protocols

Sound like the job for you?

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