Elk Garden Group Home
|Contact Person: Regina Rose,
Location: Rt. 1, Box 185-D, Lebanon, VA 24266 (Elk Garden Area)
Telephone: (276) 889-5173
Application for services: Contact Regina Rose or County Case Manager
Population Served: Adult residents of Russell, Tazewell, and Buchanan Counties with a primary diagnosis of mental retardation who are candidates for independent living.
Catchment Area: Russell, Tazewell, and Buchanan Counties
Purpose: To provide supervision & training as needed to promote independent living.
Program Description: The Elk Garden Group Home residence serves three adult individuals. These individuals receive direct care service each day, but are independent at night. Individuals living at Elk Garden Group Home are transitioning into independent living. Residents must demonstrate the ability to perform daily activities of living independently and must also demonstrate safety at home and in the community. Residents play an active role in planning the activities for leisure which may include unsupervised activities in the community. Residents and families are active in service planning. Payment for residential services is made by the resident and is usually a percentage of the SSI or Social Security benefit.