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California MENTOR Family Home Agency Program Profiled by Valley News

California MENTOR‘s Inland Empire Family Home Agency (FHA) program was recently profiled by Valley News.

The FHA program matches adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities with nurturing caregivers, who we call Mentors. Living in their Mentor’s home, an adult can develop relationships that help them grow and participate in community life with the help of personalized supports including life skills development, help with daily activities, community integration and clinical supports.

“We want to provide a family living environment that is less restrictive for the individual … (Adults with developmental disabilities) are able to be part of a family, versus being in a home with staff that comes and leaves,” Tammi Simpson, Regional Director for California MENTOR, told Valley News.

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