Intellectual Disability (ID) Support Coordination assists people with intellectual disabilities. Group coordinators assess and link individuals and families to needed vocational, recreational and residential programs. Services may include:
- Information and referral to appropriate services
- Help in accessing vocational, recreational, residential or other services
- Support and guidance to the consumer and their family
- Facilitating the delivery of service through an interdisciplinary approach
- Assisting clients in the receipt of Waiver or SPO Medicaid
- Coordination of services on behalf of individuals
- Monitoring the ongoing provision of services and satisfaction of the individuals for the services provided
Special Needs Trust
A Special Needs Trust provides people with disabilities the opportunity to have a trust fund that will not jeopardize public entitlement benefits, such as Medicaid and SSI. A Special Needs Trust is established by the family for the benefit of their loved one with a disability. A Pooled Disability Trust is established by the person with a disability who has received a sum of money.
The ARC of Northern Virginia
The Arc of Northern Virginia is a local affiliate of the largest non-profit organization supporting thousands of people and families living with cognitive, intellectual, and developmental disabilities. To learn more about the trust, visit their website
; call (703) 208-1119 Ext 115 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Commonwealth Community Trust (CCT)
CCT is a statewide, nonprofit organization that is governed by a board of advisors. Learn more on their website
, call 888-241-6039 (outside Richmond) or 804-740-6930 or e-mail: email@example.com