Home and Community Based (HCS) Services
We have been a provider of Texas Home and Community Based Services (HCS) since 2007, serving Brazoria and Galveston Counties. Call us to talk about how we can help you or your loved one receive services, or read on to learn more about what we do.
what is hcs?
Texas Home and Community Based (HCS) Services
Texas Home and Community Based Services (HCS) is a state-wide program that provides services to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in their own homes or in community settings. The program is designed to promote independence, community involvement, and self-determination for individuals with disabilities.
HCS provides a variety of services including:
- Residential Support (consisting of Residential Support Services (RSS), Supervised Living (SL), Host Home/Companion Care (HH/CC), and Own Home/Family Home Support Services)
- Day Habilitation
- Specialized Therapies
- Social Work
- Adaptive Aids
- Home Modifications
HCS Services We Provide
We provide all of the services offered by the HCS program, including:
Residential Support services help people with disabilities live in their own homes or in community settings. Services may include:
- Group homes
- Individual support for individuals living in their own home or family home
- Respite services for individuals both in-home and outside the home. In-Home Respite services provide temporary relief for caregivers of people with disabilities. Services may include in-home support, overnight respite care, and emergency respite care
Day Habilitation services help people with disabilities develop skills and independence. Services include community involvement activities, vocational training, life skills training, and health and wellness education. Services are provided Monday – Friday for 5 hours per day
Nursing services provide support and assessments to help maintain the individual’s health.
Specialized Therapies can include the following services:
- Occupational therapy
- Speech therapy
- Physical therapy
- Dietary services
- Audiology services
- Cognitive rehabilitation services (services for people with brain injury)
- Behavioral Support
Dental services are available to individual’s to maintain good oral care up to $2,000 per year.
Social work is the practice of ensuring individuals have access to all social services to which they are entitled.
An adaptive aid is an item or service that enables an individual to retain or increase the ability to perform activities of daily living, or to control the individual's environment.
A minor home modification is a physical adaptation to an individual's residence that is necessary to address the individual's specific needs, and that enables the individual to function with greater independence in their residence, or to control his or her environment.
*Note that there is a limit of $7,500 lifetime for minor home modification; however, there is a $300 available per year for repair and maintenance of the minor home modification.
areas we service
We've Served Brazoria and Galveston Counties Since 2007
Since 2007 we've provided HCS services to our friends in Brazoria and Galveston Counties, including:
Brazoria County: Alvin, Angleton, Brazoria, Clute, Damon, Danbury, Danciger, Freeport, Lake Jackson, Liverpool, Manvel, Old Ocean, Pearland, Rosharon, Sweeny, West Columbia
Galveston County: Bacliff, Dickinson, Friendswood, Galveston, Gilchrist, High Island, Hitchcock, Kemah, La Marque, League City, Port Bolivar, Santa Fe, Texas City
We want to be your provider
We want to be your provider of choice for Home and Community Based Services (HCS) and Day Habilitation in Brazoria and Galveston Counties.
We have been in business since 2007, and our founder Mary Jenkins has over 25 years of experience in the developmental disabilities field. We are dedicated to providing quality services that promote independence, community integration, and individual growth for the people we serve. We believe in a person-centered approach, and our experienced and compassionate staff will work with you to develop an individualized plan that meets your unique needs and goals.
Our core values are respect, compassion, excellence, teamwork, and safety. These values guide everything we do, from the way we interact with our staff and clients to the care we provide.
If you are looking for a high-quality provider of HCS or Day Habilitation in Brazoria and Galveston Counties, look no further than Above and Beyond Caring. Give us a call today to learn more about how we can help.