Real Life Quality Standards - Person Centered/Directed Planning with outcomes based on universal human aspirations: relationships, community membership, health & safety, generation of income, and control of transportation (PDF)
Guaranteeing the Promise of Freedom: Creative Individual Budgeting - Individual Allocations and Personal Budgets that allow the person to purchase the supports they want and need to assist them in achieving the life they desire (PDF)
The Rewarding Work Website
This website provides a comprehensive and current list of people in Rhode Island who are ready to provide direct care in a person's home or in the community. There is a small monthly fee, or larger annual fee to access the listing.
If you are a youth under age 21 and a member of a CEDARR Family Center, you can get a code for free access to RewardingWork.org from your CEDARR Family Center. There is no fee to post your information on Rewardingwork.org if you are a support staff person looking for a position.
This website also provides an interactive registry for in home and community care providers (child care, nannies, special needs, senior care). You can post your open positions and/or review profiles of individuals looking for work. This website also charges a small monthly fee, or larger annual fee to post a position or review the profiles.