Lott Industries, Inc.

Doing Business As:
Website: http://www.lottserves.org
Currently serving individuals with developmental disabilities.
Currently seeking referrals.
Agency Provider

Locations

3350 Hill Avenue

Toledo, Ohio 43607
Main: 419-276-4658
Fax: 419-381-3895
Other 419-276-4658
Adult Day Service Location
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Contacts

Dawn Williams
Habilitation Manager
dwilliams@lottserves.org
Phone: 419-381-3831
Cell: 419-309-7250
Adult Day Service Contact
Tim Menke
CEO
tmenke@lottserves.org
Phone: 419-276-4658
Cell: 419-276-4658
Other: 419-276-4658
Adult Day Service Contact
Karen Carmody
Transportation Manager
kcarmody@lottserves.org
Phone: 419-381-5303
Cell: 419-367-7059

Services

Level One Waiver

Group Employment Support
Individual Employment Support
Non Medical Transportation - trip
Non Medical Transportation - mileage

Level One Waiver: Adult Day Services

Adult Day Support
Supported Employment - Community
Supported Employment - Enclave
Vocational Habilitation

Individual Options Waiver

NonMedical Transportation Mileage
Group Employment Support
Individual Employment Support

Individual Options Waiver: Adult Day Services

Adult Day Support
Supported Employment - Community
Supported Employment - Enclave
Vocational Habilitation

Self Empowered Life Funding Waiver (SELF-Waiver)

Group Employment Support
Individual Employment Support
Non Medical Transportation-Trip
Non Medical Transportation - mileage
Supported Employment-Enclave

Self Empowered Life Funding Waiver (SELF-Waiver): Adult Day Services

Adult Day Support
Vocational Habilitation

References

Name: Daryl Farley
Phone: 419-472-8072
Address:
Email:
Name: Ann Krause
Phone: 419-381-5200
Address:
Email:
Name: Donald Singer
Phone: 567-377-3727
Address:
Email:

Documents

DODD Certification

Agency Profile

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

Lott Industries believes that individuals with developmental disabilities can be viable, productive members of the community’s workforce. Lott Industries has been making that statement a reality for over 60 years by providing paid work in the Lucas County area. Lott’s goal is to be the preferred provider of choice for Vocational Habilitation, Transportation and Adult Day Services by providing opportunities within the organization and choices in the community.

Lott Transportation believes in serving our passengers with safe and reliable transportation. Lott Transportation is aware that transportation barriers often lead to barriers to employment. Lott Transportation aims to assist individuals in overcoming these barriers by providing safe, reliable and dependable transportation. At Lott Transportation, our customers become family.

b) Describe your agency’s staff orientation and training process.

Lott Industries’ orientation and training program exceeds the state regulations as an agency provider. Employees obtain 12+ hours of training prior to providing services along with annual training as required. Each new direct service employee is assigned a mentor for the first full year after hire.

Lott Transportation hires professional and courteous drivers that are CPR/FA certified and maintain Department of Transportation standards for safety.

c) How are individuals with disabilities involved in selecting the agency’s staff that work with them?

Every effort is taken to pair individuals with a supervisor that demonstrates desirable service outcomes. Preferences by individuals and their team will be considered and concerns are always addressed in a timely manner. One of Lott's goals is to train our employees to work with a variety of staff. This type of training assists people in the development process toward further community engagement.

d) Describe your agency’s availability and flexibility in scheduling services and supports (days and hours available, areas of Lucas County willing to provide services, etc).

Vocational Habilitation and Adult Day Services are provided Monday thru Friday from 8:00 am until 2:30 pm. Community Work Crews work various shifts depending on the customer needs.

Lott Transportation is flexible and willing to work with the individual's needs within a range of our routes and their timing.

e) Describe how services will be provided in the event of an agency staff illness or emergency.

Lott Industries employs substitute staff to accommodate staff illness and emergencies. Our staff is flexible and able to adapt to a wide variety of situations, as they are cross trained in each other's roles and duties.

f) Describe how your agency would address individual or family concerns.

Satisfaction is always our number one priority. In the event of individual or family concerns, management conducts internal investigations promptly to resolve issues. When necessary, a team meeting will be conducted. All of Lott's efforts are guided by the employee's or team member's ISP and making sure that everyone on the team is focused on each person's desired outcomes.

g) Describe your agency’s specific strategies for increasing community inclusion and involvement for individuals served.

We provide a variety of community engagements that offer each employee or team member the ability to learn and grow toward their desired outcomes. Lott Industries also strives to increase community inclusion and involvement by giving back to the community. This task is completed by volunteering and community outreach within Lucas County.

h) Does your agency offer one to one services?

No

i) Does your agency offer planned group outings or activities?

Yes

j) Identify your agency's areas of expertise.

Lott provides Vocational Habilitation, Adult Day Services, Transportation, and Group Employment Support.

k) How many individuals does your agency serve in Lucas County?

41 or more

l) What is the total number of individuals served by your agency Statewide?

250

m) How long has your agency been providing certified homemaker personal care services in Lucas County to individuals with developmental disabilities?

0 to 3 years

n) Which describes your agency:

Non Profit

o) Are your agency staff certified by the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities to provide medication administration?

Yes

p) Is your agency willing to provide Level One services?

Yes

q) How many staff in your agency provide direct support services?

35

r) Does your agency have both male and female staff?

Yes

s) What is the average length of service for your agency’s direct support staff?

15 Years

t) Describe your agency's plan for continuing education and on-going training for agency staff?

Lott conducts weekly meetings to discuss the current best practices in providing vocational and day habilitation services. Lott invites experts in the field to visit our facility and offer the latest training to our employees. Lott provides annual training to educate our employees on the latest rules, regulations, and best practices as described by The Department of Developmental Disabilities. Lott offers continual education on The Employment First Initiative and how we can continue to move our individuals along the path to community employment, based upon their desired outcome.

u) Please describe your agency’s internal system for quality assurance.

Daily monitoring of each individual's desired outcomes and supports. The Lott Team strives to cater our services to each person's ISP in the most efficient, productive, and life changing way.

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

Becoming a member of the Lott Team means you become family. When you choose Lott as your provider, you are joining our rich history of being a part of the Toledo Community for over 60 years. You are also beginning the journey with Lott into our future of providing the highest quality and most life transforming habilitation services in the State of Ohio. The mission of Lott is to change lives and break barriers to employment, growth, and opportunity.

- If yes, describe

- If yes, describe

Planned group outings or activities are developed based on desired outcomes. Examples are: community art classes, exercise classes, cooking lessons, community events, volunteer experiences, and job shadowing.

Adult Day Services

a) Does your agency offer paid employment?

Yes

- Piece Rate

We offer both piece rate and hourly work opportunities for Vocational Habilitation.

- Hourly Rate

Vocational Habilitation at Lott offers hourly paid work opportunities at state minimum wages. Our mobile work crews are paid hourly as well.

- Other

- Describe your paid employment opportunities.

Lott offers a wide variety of opportunities from production assembly, rework and inspection, kitting, sorting, document destruction, shipping and receiving, and janitorial. Our work crews perform lawn maintenance, document imaging, janitorial services, and vehicle wash. Lott also offers the opportunity to create and sell art through our Shared Lives Studio.

b) Does your agency offer community outings?

Yes

- Describe community outings

Community outings are designed to support one's desired outcomes. Lott doesn't approach community integration with a cookie cutter mentality. One size doesn't fit all. Lott strives to be creative and resourceful with our choice of outings in order to have the greatest impact on each person's growth and life outcomes.

c) Does your agency offer recreational/leisure activities?

Yes

- Describe recreational/leisure activities

Recreational and leisure activities will be designed to support one's desired outcomes. Monthly calendars will be distributed and communicated to all. Activities will involve cooking, healthy lifestyles, budgeting, arts, crafts, and sports.

d) Does your agency offer volunteer opportunities?

Yes

- Describe volunteer opportunities

Lott strongly believes in giving back to the community. Service projects will be developed to support one's desired outcomes. Lott partners with other Toledo Community organizations to help be change agents for a greater community. Examples are Habitat for Humanity, Cherry Street Mission, Food for Thought, and Goodwill Industries.

e) Describe other activities offered

To further integrate ourselves into the community Lott offers trips to the Toledo Mudhens, The Walleye, The Toledo Art Museum, The Toledo Zoo, and various other opportunities through local churches such as Cedar Creek and Vision Kitchen.

f) Does your agency have an established day services site that is in operation?

Yes

- Describe current services

Lott offers Vocational Habilitation, Adult Day Services, and Group Employment Support through Mobile Work Crews.

g) Where is your agency’s day service site located?

3350 Hill Avenue, Toledo, Ohio 43607

h) What are the typical hours of your agency’s services/supports?

Vocational Habilitation and Adult Day Services are offered from 8:00AM-2:30PM Monday through Friday. Group Employment hours through our Mobile Work Crews vary based on the community setting and the customer requirements.

i) Describe a typical day for an individual who receives your agency’s day services?

Lott has many options for our individuals and there are no typical days. Vocational Habilitation offers a wide range of work opportunities that change daily. Lott's Adult Day Services are designed to meet one's desired outcomes and are offered in a variety of settings throughout the Toledo Community.

j) Is your day service agency certified by the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities, or licensed by the Ohio Board of Nursing to administer medication?

Yes

k) Does your agency provide non-medical transportation?

Yes

l) How long has your agency been providing day services in Lucas County to individuals with developmental disabilities?

7 or more years

m) Date your agency began providing Adult Day Services (month/year):

1956

n) How many individuals does your day program serve?

41 or more

Does your agency provide Adult Day Services?

Yes