Interested in becoming Certified Caregiver for Your Disabled Adult Child or disabled Family Member?
If you're a parent of a disabled child, you know that caring for your child is a special privilege. However, as they get older, the level of care may need to change. That's where Shared Living Options in Portland, ME can provide the resources for the care they need.
Certified parents or family members receive a bi-weekly stipend between $1,000-$1,500 for providing care for their loved ones. Plus an additional $500-650 on the first of every month for providing room and board for their adult family member with a disability. All earnings are free from income tax.
We will go over the program details with you
We asist with the application
You must Complete the required certifications
Shared Living Options will cover the cost for the required certification training
Adults in the home must pass the criminal background check
The Person receiving care must have their own room
Parent and/or family member must have their own car
Call us today at 207-835-5280 to learn more about our shared living program for adults.
Let us help you support your disabled adult child
Once your adult disabled child turns 18, many parents want them to remain safely at home. Navigating the transition of your disabled child into adulthood brings a complex set of challenges.
Be assured that when you partner with Shared Living Options, you no longer have to do this alone.