Independent Support Coordination / TN Strong Families
Independent Support Coordination
113 Eaglette Way, Suite B
Shelbyville, TN 37160
MISSION AND VISION
Making the difference in the lives of persons with disabilities by helping them reach their potential and fulfill dreams.
WHO IS SERVED
The ISC program coordinates services for individuals, primarily adults, with intellectual and developmental disabilities who are enrolled in the Medicaid Waiver. Individuals supported by the ISC of CDC include those living in seventeen counties throughout South Central Middle Tennessee.
ISCs provide case management services in the TN Strong Families program. This program helps children who have an intellectual or developmental disability (IDD) and are currently in Tennessee state custody by providing flexible funding so families can pay for needed services and supports.
The ISC will be a friend and a personal support to the person served.
The ISC will value listening to the person served as well as observing the whole situation.
The ISC will discuss and explain the consequences of choices.
The ISC will look at the "big picture? with the individual and promote independence.
The ISC will befriend the person served while serving as advocate.
The ISC will make every effort to find appropriate resources while educating the community in providing natural supports.
The ISC will assemble, coordinate and mediate for services.
The ISC program staffs 13 professionals and is serving 250 individuals in Middle Tennessee.