Individual Placement and Support Program

individual placement and support

Individual Placement and Support Program

A few months into the new supported employment pilot program Boone County Family Resources is partnering on with Missouri Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR), there have already been successes, and also lessons learned. The Individual Placement and Support (IPS) program is an evidence-based program that helps put people interested in working into community jobs on […]

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Community Programs Offer Therapies at No Cost

Support Coordinators at Boone County Family Resources work with persons served to create an individual plan of support that best meets their unique needs. The Support Coordinators must be knowledgeable, not only about resources available through BCFR and its providers, but also about community resources that may be beneficial. Two community programs through the University […]

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Ryan Moves In

Ryan recently moved into an apartment in the Supported Living program. He’ll turn 24 in May and says that he really likes living on his own. He and his roommate seem to get along well and are even on the same basketball team. “We live together and we play ball together,” says Ryan. “It’s all […]