Company History & Services:
Established by Karen Harris in 1992, Integrated Living, Inc. is a non-profit 501-C-3 corporation for the provision of adult foster care homes in community-based residential settings. The agency currently services 100+ children, adults, and seniors with developmental and cognitive impairments. These include Autism Spectrum Disorder, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Muscular Dystrophy, and other mental illnesses and emotional disorders. The agency currently has over 0 locations throughout Macomb and Oakland counties in the state of Michigan. In 2013, Integrated Living, Inc. began providing occupational therapy services to children and adolescents diagnosed with Autism.
Adult Foster Care Services:
Integrated Living, Inc. provides Adult Foster Care (AFC) services to those with developmental disabilities in both Macomb and Oakland Counties. These homes are currently contracted through Macomb Oakland Regional Center and Oakland Community Health Network. Each home have a maximum of six residents and a strong team of caregivers on shift 24/7.
In-Home CLS & Respite Services:
Integrated Living, Inc. provides Community Living Support (CLS) and respite services for those with developmental disabilities living in family homes and personal residences. These services are contracted through Macomb Oakland Regional Center, Oakland Community Health Network, Macomb County Community Mental Health, and Area Agency on Aging 1-B. Personal residences can be set up to accommodate three to four individuals per home with up to 24/7 staffing available as needed.
Integrated Living, Inc. also provides in-home services to the elderly choosing to age in place. These in-home services can range from light housekeeping to hygiene and physical care. These services are contracted through Area Agency on Aging 1-B.
Occupational Therapy Services:
In 2013, through the coordination of the Macomb County Department of Community Mental Health, the agency began providing Occupational Therapy services for children and adolescents diagnosed with autism. These services are provided at Integrated Living Inc.’s Lifestyle Center which has an indoor therapy pool with adapted showers, occupational therapy play room, media room, art room, full kitchen, and adapted bathrooms.
Our mission is to provide assisted living services in community-based settings for children and adults with developmental disabilities, mental illnesses, Autism Spectrum disorder (ASD) and the aging population choosing to age in place. Our goal is to help people achieve positive support, and access to medical and psychiatric care and services.
We believe that each person served is unique in terms of personality, abilities and desires. We seek to enhance the life of those in our care and keep them safe from abuse and exploitation while facilitating the realization of their dreams.
Integrated Living, Inc.’s administrative team has a vast wealth of knowledge and experience that allows for full support of the agency’s employees and persons served. Integrated, Inc. also has a strong team of MORC-certified home/program managers at each location, ensuing the provision of a safe, loving, and respectful environment. Integrated Living, Inc. is dedicated to full compliance and the assurance of each employee remaining current in training, policies, and procedures. The agency’s leadership team and employees are dedicated to the nurturing and steady growth of each individual served.
Integrated Living Inc.’s employees are dedicated to assisting and attending to the needs of the persons served. Our rigorous screening and training procedures ensure that certified personnel attend to the needs of each person served. This is done through numerous background checks, driving record checks, and references. The agency’s management team members are typically promoted from within the organization and mentored by senior managers and administrative personnel.