This is a very flexible form of support, based on the needs and age of the person and their family. A support worker may provide support in the home or take the person out in the community. This service is provided by IDEA Services family/whanau services.
This service is designed to support people with intellectual disability living with their family or caregivers. The service is flexible and can be tailored to meet the specific needs of the person and their family.
One of the goals is that the person learns skills and enjoys new experiences with guidance from the support worker.
People are supported to live at home with the appropriate support for as long as they can.