Rosenbloom’s Farm

Website: www.rosenbloomsfarm.weebly.com
Not currently serving individuals with developmental disabilities.
Currently seeking referrals.
Agency Provider

Locations

2738 Shetland Rd

Toledo, Ohio 43617
Main: 419-346-1363
Adult Day Service Location
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Contacts

Jeff Rosenbloom
President/owner/supervisor
jrsvertigo@bex.net
Phone: 419-346-1363
Cell: 419-346-1364
Other: 419-841-3320
Adult Day Service Contact

Services

Level One Waiver

Group Employment Support
Individual Employment Support

Level One Waiver: Adult Day Services

Adult Day Support
Vocational Habilitation

Individual Options Waiver

Group Employment Support
Individual Employment Support

Individual Options Waiver: Adult Day Services

Adult Day Support
Vocational Habilitation

Self Empowered Life Funding Waiver (SELF-Waiver)

Community Inclusion Transportation
Community Inclusion-Personal Assistance
Group Employment Support
Individual Employment Support

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

Adult Day Support
Vocational Habilitation

References

No References Provided

Documents

DODD Certification

Agency Profile

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

We believe in building on each individual's strengths by providing an enriching and wholesome environment. We like to utilize our therapeutic animals and a variety of artistic and nature related elements to support individuals with disabilities.

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

Currently we are a small agency which we prefer as we have the ability to individualize the program around the consumer. We have a thorough orientation program and training process which includes years of working with a diverse population of people, children and adults. Our CEO has a degree in Social Work and we have many credentials we bring to our program including a background in therapeutic riding, teaching experience and we are linked to numerous local resources.

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

As we currently are a small agency the options in choosing staff is limited, however we strive to meet every individual's needs in a caring and compassionate manner.

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).

We are very flexible in providing services and supports throughout the week.

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

We will make every effort to provide on-going services in the event that there is an illness or emergency as we do have additional staff as potential back up.

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

We are very open and encourage family involvement and input. We strive to meet the needs of the individual and feel that is best met through a team approach with the family. We are thoughtful listeners and value family suggestions and comments through an ongoing and honest dialogue.

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

We have been an active participant in our community for numerous years and are able to access local resources. We plan on taking part in community activities such as local plant swaps, art shows, nature related experiences as well as utilizing local entertainment. We like involving the individual in projects that will involve community outings.

h) Does your agency offer one to one services?

Yes

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

Yes

j) Identify your agency's areas of expertise.

Our agency is unlike any other agency in that we have a variety of areas of expertise. We are a working farm and have a whole host of wonderful animals that are either registered as therapeutic or are specially selected to be able to work with a diverse population. Individuals can help in a myriad of ways from helping with chores to showering the animals with love and affection. We have horses, llamas, miniature donkeys, bunnies, goats, chickens and more. We foster kittens for the Humane Society who need care and lots of cuddling. We also have an extensive arts and crafts backgrounds and can offer woodworking, papermaking, gardening and a variety of other creative activities. Along with that we have a background in cooking and can enhance skills in cooking and food preparation. The CEO has a degree in social work and we are linked with support staff who have degrees in Special Education and Animal Sciences. We are also well connected in the community which affords us opportunities to be involved in local activities.

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

0-20

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

We are currently seeking individuals

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

n) Which describes your agency:

Non Profit

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

No

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

Yes

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

At this time 2

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?

We are a new agency however we have been providing services on our farm for over 17 years as a non-profit working with individuals with varying abilities.

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

We believe continuing education is necessary for all staff involved. We are linked with professionals in the community that can provide additional trainings when needed along with the mandatory trainings the state requires.

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

The CEO will be closely monitoring Rosenblom's Farm's activities and programming on a daily basis. We adhere to rigorous standards set by the state and we feel compelled to provide a quality program that enriches the lives of our consumers. The CEO will not only be monitoring the policies, procedures and the financial aspect but will also be monitoring that safety is a priority and that the ISP is the guiding force in the services we provide.

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.

Rosenbloom's Farm is a new provider however we have been working in our community with a broad spectrum of individuals for over 17 years. All of the employees have significant history working with individuals with varying abilities and we have made this our life's mission. We can provide for a creative variety of services on our farm and are open to thinking outside of the box. Our long term goals are to have a commercial kitchen where we can utilize our own garden produce to teach cooking and life skills. We currently have a wood working studio that can help individuals make bird houses, cutting boards and a variety of items suited to the individuals abilities. On our farm we also have numerous animals that are therapeutic and we offer animals care as an option to our consumers along with gardening, working with nature, arts and crafts and landscaping. We are a caring and compassionate facility that embraces the individual in a wholesome, tranquil and therapeutic setting.

- If yes, describe

Currently we are seeking consumers and initially we will be offering one on one services and will continue to evaluate our ability to meet the individual's needs effectively.

- If yes, describe

We will access numerous local resources relating to the consumers' interests. We are open to offering a variety of outings and activities from apple picking to bowling to selling hand made items at local farmer's markets. We also would like to involve the individuals in food preparation and gaining cooking skills which will involve shopping at local markets, meal preparation planning as well as utilizing our gardens.

Adult Day Services

a) Does your agency offer paid employment?

Yes

- Piece Rate

n/a at this time

- Hourly Rate

To be determined based on job requirements.

- Other

- Describe your paid employment opportunities.

As our agency grows we hope to have more employment opportunities. We currently have employment opportunities working in the barn and on the grounds. Additionally we will actively seek employment opportunities in the community.

b) Does your agency offer community outings?

Yes

- Describe community outings

We are open to offering community outings per our consumers' preferences. We are familiar with local events and opportunities and will offer weekly options for outings both recreational and goal specific.

c) Does your agency offer recreational/leisure activities?

Yes

- Describe recreational/leisure activities

We are happy to provide recreational activities on our farm. We have a well equipped game room and art studio on site. We will be having opportunities for socialization by offering seasonal parties and social events such as holiday parties and theme related activities. We love to find reason's to celebrate with food, music and fun!

d) Does your agency offer volunteer opportunities?

Yes

- Describe volunteer opportunities

e) Describe other activities offered

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

Yes

- Describe current services

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

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

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

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?

k) Does your agency provide non-medical transportation?

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

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

n) How many individuals does your day program serve?

Does your agency provide Adult Day Services?

Yes