Are you compassionate and caring? Do you have space in your home and life for an individual that needs support? You might be a good match for our Host Home Program.
As a host home provider, you would open your home to support individuals diagnosed with intellectual or developmental disabilities. Through CIP’s comprehensive and personalized matching program, Host Home providers can take in one or two hosted individuals. CIP will provide you the support and oversight necessary to assist the person(s) in your home achieve their goals and maintain their health and safety.
Host Home families are expected to be home during normal sleeping hours. The level of care and time needed aside from that varies depending on the needs of the people we support. We will always match a person whose support needs match your availability and lifestyle. Providers are expected to include the hosted individual in the daily activities of family life, special family events, and outings in the community whenever possible. In many ways, a hosted individual becomes one of the family.
- At least 21 years old
- Must be able to provide the hosted individual with their own bedroom and access to shared family spaces
- Your home must be licensed as an adult foster care home in Hennepin County, CIP’s Host Home Coordinators will guide you through this process
Host Home providers receive monthly payment for providing services. The average daily rate for Host Home services in $114.00. Providers are paid monthly based on the number of days the hosted individual is in the home.
- People Skills
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Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 21
- Orientation or Training