San Antonio Community Resource Directory

We are a network of agencies who support individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). We help our clients remain safe and comfortable with dignity, in their own homes or provide safe, home environments.

The ability to maintain a level of independence, stay in familiar surroundings and engage socially within one’s community promotes physical and mental health and well-being.

San Antonio Waiver has been providing Home & Community-Based Services (HCS) and Community Living and Support Services (CLASS) Waiver Services to the Greater San Antonio area for nearly 30 years.

In HCS, we provide services in

  • three and four-bed group homes
  • Host Homes
  • Supported Home Living 

In CLASS, we have a large network of

  • Specialized Therapists
  • long-term staff 

San Antonio provides ICF services from Seguin to Del Rio, we offer an experienced team that is flexible enough to meet each individual’s needs. Through the use of technology, we can be in every home throughout the day and night, regardless of the distance.

Hours
Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

ResCare’s Adult Foster Care / Host Home Program offers a caring place for adults, no matter their disabilities. The individuals we serve in our program have a wide range of intellectual, developmental, and physical disabilities.

We specialize in matching the people we serve to dedicated and caring Host Home providers. Our Adult Foster Care Program provides a nurturing and family-like environment, community involvement, personal care and support, and close relationships with care providers.

We are always looking for caring people who want to open their homes and become host home providers.

Click here to Become an Adult Foster Care / Host Home Provider

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ResCare offers Day Habilitation programs to help individuals achieve goals and provide connections within their communities while giving them opportunities for social interactions.

A Day Habilitation program is centered around an individual’s needs and interests and helps them develop and/or improve communication skills.

ResCare wants to help individuals with IDD get out of buildings and get into their communities. We help all our participants develop the necessary skills to pursue their interests and blossom within their community.

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Community Living Services – Intermediate Care Facility – Group Home

ResCare’s Group Home setting offers individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) a more personal, home-like atmosphere.

Each resident receives their bedroom with no more than three to four individuals in the house. Each home is staffed 24/7 and helps make the home feel more like a family setting. Meals are served in common areas, providing residents with an opportunity for social interaction and camaraderie.

Individuals in the group home share responsibilities with cooking, cleaning, shopping, and other tasks related to home maintenance. The Group Home setting allows an individual to live their life to the best of their abilities while being cared for and assisted as needed.

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ResCare provides behavioral and intervention services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Our treatment approach is simple – see and treat the individual as a person.

Each individual is provided with a customized program tailored to meet their individual needs. Our goals for the people we serve include:

  • Improving quality of life
  • Increasing independence
  • Reducing pharmacologic interventions
  • Easing caregiver burden

Our evidence-based programming helps ResCare deliver the best quality support for our clients to live more positive, active, and social lives.

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The Home & Community-Based Services that ResCare offers are focused on helping individuals stay in their homes rather than moving to a Group Home or Large ICF for care. We meet the needs of people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) by offering medical and daily living support wherever they choose.

Individuals seeking Home and Community-Based Services can choose which services they need that best fit their unique abilities.

These services can include:

  • skilled nursing care
  • therapies
  • personal care
  • respite care
  • mental health services 
  • much more

Medicaid Waiver Programs, Private Pay

Hours
Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

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ResCare’s Intermediate Care Facilities (ICF) are a great choice for individuals with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities. For the person residing in an ICF, we strive to promote individual independence and provide 24-hour care that may include; nursing care, intensive medical care, as well as opportunities for group development and social interaction. Additionally, we will assist individuals in managing their daily tasks such as taking medications, dressing, cooking, going on outings, and bathing.

Our goal is to help individuals function at the highest level possible while keeping them safe and protected. We focus on delivering quality services while putting the safety of our clients and employees first and foremost. ResCare wants to be the provider of choice as we work to advance the industry through our commitment to continuous quality and safety improvements, investments in people, training, and technology

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ResCare’s Periodic and Supported Living Services are provided to individuals who are living in a home with a caretaker, family member or loved one and requires additional assistance to have needs met.

Our broad range of services can include assistance with daily living activities, participating in community activities, financial assistance and more.

These types of services help individuals make choices and have some control in their daily lives while helping them work toward short and long-range goals. Our full range of services incorporates traditional therapies into community-based skill training.

We focus on areas such as self-care, safety awareness, household tasks, problem solving, community integration and forming relationships.

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Supported Employment is how we assist the people we support in obtaining work in the community through training, job placement, and partnerships with businesses that employ our workers.

Job development is an essential element of our program and includes matching each individual for a job or position that is best suited to their abilities and the needs of the business.

ResCare staff also provides long-term follow-up to ensure both the individual and the business are benefiting from supported employment partnerships.

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Head Start is a federal program that promotes the school readiness of children ages birth to five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development.

Head Start programs provide a learning environment that supports children's growth in the following domains:

  • language and literacy;
  • cognition and general knowledge;
  • physical development and health;
  • social and emotional development; and
  • approaches to learning.

Head Start programs provide comprehensive services to enrolled children and their families, which include health, nutrition, social, and other services determined to be necessary by family needs assessments, in addition to education and cognitive development services.

Head Start services are designed to be responsive to each child and family's ethnic, cultural, and linguistic heritage.

Head Start emphasizes the role of parents as their child's first and most important teacher. Head Start programs build relationships with families that support:

  • family well-being and positive parent-child relationships;
  • families as learners and lifelong educators;
  • family engagement in transitions;
  • family connections to peers and community; and
  • families as advocates and leaders.

Eligibility requirements:

  • Child must be 4 years old on or before September 1 of this year.
  • Child may qualify based on the following criteria: Income-based, active duty military, limited English, special learning needs, CPS involvement/foster child

Head Start is a federally funded program provided at no cost for qualifying families.

Register at Education Service Center, Region 20 Head Start
(210) 370-5625
Somerset Early Childhood Center
(866) 852-9865
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