Ellis, Betty

Not currently serving individuals with developmental disabilities.
Currently seeking referrals.
Independent Provider

Locations

1031 Valerian Ct.

Toledo, Ohio 43615
Main: 419-973-5017
Adult Day Service Location
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Contacts

Betty Ellis

bettosglobal@att.net
Phone: 419-973-5017

Services

Level One Waiver

Home Maker Personal Care
Informal Respite
HPC-Transportation

Individual Options Waiver

Shared Living
Home Maker Personal Care
HPC - Transportation

References

Name: Timothy Fisher
Phone: 419 574 3843
Address: Toledo, Ohio, 43613
Email: tam@yahoo.com

Documents

DODD Certification

Independant Profile

a) Describe your philosophy of providing services and supports to individuals with disabilities.

My philosophy of providing services and support to individuals with disabilities is first , to ensure that each individual is treated with utmost care and respect in the delivery of services.
Also, to ensure that the rights and privacy of the individuals are protected in the delivery of services and support. Finally, I will endeavor to extend equal protection under the law to individuals with disabilities as to all citizens.

b) Describe yourself and your background/experience with individuals with disabilities.

I began my career with Lucas County Board of Developmental Disabilities as a direct service provider for nearly ten years. Prior to joining LCBDD, I worked for TPS as a para-professional in elementary and high schools throughout the system. Besides, I was a foster parent for Toledo children for another ten or more years. In addition to the above, I am a During my career with Lucas County graduate of Spring Arbor University, with a bachelor's degree in social work.

c) Describe any specialized training or education you have received to prepare you to work with individuals with disabilities. Describe any areas of expertise.

During my career with Lucas County Board o Developmental Disabilities, I attended several professional development classes during my employment. I served as a volunteer chaplain for the American Red-Cross. Also, I worked Wayman D. Palmer YMCA in the same period of time as a chaplain.

d) Are you certified by the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities to provide medication administration?

No

e) Describe your availability and flexibility in scheduling services and supports for individuals with disabilities. (Days and hours available, areas of Lucas County you are willing to provide services, etc)

I will be available for services and support to individuals with disabilities from Monday thru Thursday from noon until evening. Also Saturday.

f) Are you available days?

Yes

g) Are you available evenings?

Yes

h) Are you available weekends?

No

i) How long have you been providing certified homemaker personal care services in Lucas County to individuals with developmental disabilities?

7 or more years

j) How many individuals do you serve in Lucas County?

5 or more

k) Describe how services will be provided in the event of your illness or emergency.

In the case of an illness or family emergency, I will discuss the issue with the individual/family member for whom I am providing services to for approval to get help from another provider. This will be on a temporary basis until I recover/return from the family emergency. The individual/family member will be able to suggest a provider(s) name to receive assistance from. This will be completed with the individual/family member approval.

l) Describe how you would address individual or family concerns.

Any such discussion will be done in consultation with individual case workers and other service professionals whose input and experiences are required for such decisions,

m) Describe specific strategies for increasing community inclusion and involvement for individuals served.

Our goal is to ensure that individuals with disabilities are given no less respect as other members of the community. It is also necessary for the community to know and accept them without preconditions as members of a larger community. Finally, it will improve the self esteem of the consumers to know that they are being treated with respect as members of the larger community who contribute to the economic and social well-being of their community.

n) Include here any information about you that you want shared with an individual, family or guardian that will assist him/her to decide whether you are the best choice of provider.

N/A

- Indicate days & times:

Monday - Thursday and Saturday. 12noon to 10 pm.

- Indicate days & times:

Monday- Thusday- Saturday

- Indicate days & times:

Monday- Thusday- Saturday

- When did you begin providing services in Lucas County (month/year)

From March 2008 till March 2017