Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Consulting & Technical Assistance Boley Centers is the state affiliate of the Southeast ADA Centers. This federally funded effort focuses on fostering voluntary compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act through training, technical assistance, public speaking and information dissemination. Additionally, on-site consultation services are available to help employers, government agencies and private businesses comply with the ADA. You can reach the Southeast ADA Center at http://www.adasoutheast.org/index.php.
Supported Housing Program
• focuses services around community-based rehabilitative principles. Team members provide service and support to consumers that are designed to enhance the consumer’s ability to acquire the skills and develop the support networks necessary to live independently in a setting of their choosing. This includes-
- establishing community integration
- skill attainment
- restoration of functional ability
Team members work closely with consumers and their family members to identify their individual areas of need. The team members then develop individual treatment plans designed to help the individuals acquire or restore skills and/or supports required to obtain their identified goals.
Florida Assertive Community Treatment (FACT) Team is a multi-disciplinary treatment team made up of registered nurses, case managers, vocational specialists, recovery coaches and a psychiatrist. The team works closely with people who have been severely affected by mental illness, resulting in frequent or prolonged hospitalization or incarceration. Services are provided seven days a week in each person’s living, learning or working environment. The FACT Team’s objective is to provide any and all rehabilitation services, treatment and support necessary to assist individuals in reaching their individual recovery goals.