Each of The Arc of Haywood County’s group homes’ staff strive to make the individuals feel they are part of a family. Each individual’s personal plan is evaluated each year to make sure they are working on reachable goals and to adjust those goals as necessary. We feel it is very important for the individual to experience a feeling of accomplishment as often as possible.
The Arc employs qualified staff who provide services and support to residents in our homes and in the community.
Through our dedicated professionals and support staff, The Arc of Haywood provides comprehensive skill development training in many areas such as:
The programs are designed and implemented based on individualized needs.
By structuring group home training, residents develop new skills to enhance independence. Emphasis is placed on full community participation utilizing local shopping, employment, public transit, banking, restaurants, volunteering and attending recreational and entertainment facilities.