3808 West Elm Street, Milwaukee, WI 53209 | T: (414) 540-6479 | F: (414) 540-1066‚Äč

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Mt. Castle Community Based Residential Facilty SIL and Adult Family Home

Mt. Castle is committed to providing our residents with quality services in a caring home-like environment. Our programs are designed to maximize individual and community adjustment skills while respecting the personal rights and dignity of each resident.

MCC in Motion

Using real and simulated experiences, residents practice daily maintenace and social skills that promote healthy self esteem, self respect and confidence both individually  and as a group. On site- training is realized on outings to area grocery and department stores, churches, restaurants, the theater, parks and othe cultural and recreational events, after which a staff assessment is reviewed with residents. Developments and enchancement of these skills are essential for all residents and especially for those working toward independent living.

MCC Management and Staff

MCC staff and management are Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) and caregivers, trained and experienced in HFS 83 and/or HFS 88 licensing requirements, fire and safety procedures, and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Training is provided in accordance with HFS and on-going inservice workshops. Staff briefings are conducted to ensure compliance.

MCC Methods

Our program goals are to:

  • Encourage and train each resident at his/her optimal pace

  • Provide exercise to develop fitness, wellness, mobility and endurance

  • Promote indepenence through interpersonal skills training and group interaction and activities

  • Develop work-related maintenance skills trhough placement in sheltered workshop

  • Initiate and encourage participation in recreational, cultural and community activities

  • Enlist consistently the support of family, friends, and significant others in the Mt. Castle residency experience.

Please Contact the Director of Operations at 414-540-6479, ext 222 to inquire about vacancies or if you have any other questions.

 

CBRF = Community-Based Residential Facility (for residents need the highest level of care)

AFH   = Adult Family Home (for residents needing moderate level of care)

SIL   = Supportive Living Apartments (for residents who can be independent with little support in their own apartment)

 

Provided Home Services

Bed Changing/ Making

Dishes

Ironing

Laundry

Light Housekeeping

Meal Preparation

Maintain Food Freshness

Maintain Shopping List

General Shopping

Grocery Shopping

Letter Writing

Sort and Read Mail

Maintain Calendar of Events/ Appointments

Personal Event Reminders

Review Phone Messages

Current Events Awareness

Reading

Assist with Crafts/Recreation

Play Games and Cards

Coordinate Lawn Service

Coordinate Snow Removal

Supervise Home Maintenance

 

 

Provided Personal Services

Appointment Reminder

Assist with Clothes Selection

Assist with Dressing

Assist with Personal Hygience

Basic Grooming

Companionship and Conversation

Monitor Eating and Diet

Monitor Medication usage

Stimulation through Conversation and Activities

Weather Awareness

 

Other Services

Assist with Gardening

Run Errands

Coordinate in-home (Barber/Beauty Services

Escort to Social Functions

Plan Outings/Social Events

Escort to Appointments

Assist with Holiday Decorations

Any other feasible non-medical services desired by the client.

 

MCC Modes

  1. Home Living Residency assists residencts in developing functional living skills such as personal grooming and hygience, appropriate dressing care for possessions, room and common areas, use of money, shopping, food preparation and dining, and group intereaction.

  2. Leisure Time Management has two major focuses:

    1. Expose residents to cultural and community resources like museums, libraries, parks, parades, festivals and sporting events, to develop a lifetime interest.

    2. Assist residents in planning activities that foster personal interest and hobbies. Residents learn to communicate their preferences, negotiate with peers for support and shared resources, prioritize their  schedules, and implement planning. This process develops the proficiencies needed to approprately manage leisure time

  3.   Health and Physical Fitness program allows residents to:

  • Develop and implement a personal fitness program

  • Manage personal wellness issues such as diet restrictions

  • Manage medication, both presciption and over-the-counter

  • Develop basic fisrt aid and sanitation skills

  • Initiate phusician visits and effectively communicate with the physician.

  4.   Individual and Group Counseling:

         Weekly sessions with caregivers help address and resolve sensitive personal issues and conduct that inhibit

         healthy interaction. Each week, residents and staff meet to identify and resolve group issues.