The MENTOR Network

Janet Johnson Winner, ANCOR 2018 Relationships Award
Direct Support Professional, Illinois MENTOR

Janet has worked tirelessly to help the individuals that she supports build meaningful relationships.  She has helped individuals to call, write and communicate, and helped to transport them as necessary so that important visits and milestones are never missed. She assisted another individual with adopting a kitten, helping to get all of the supplies needed and finding the right veterinarian.

“Janet is a true leader and an example of what it means to be a DSP. She is a tireless advocate for the health and well-being of the individuals she serves and has been able to develop a meaningful connection with everyone.” – Jonathan Sager, Program Director, Illinois MENTOR

Janet has extensive knowledge of public resources in the area and ensures that all individuals in the program have quality fresh food on hand by utilizing her network.