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What is a Request for Provider Posting?

A request for a provider posting is a way for families or individuals to seek providers who will meet their needs. This may also be referred to as an RFP or RFP posting. If you are looking to build your client base, be sure to check out the below listings and respond using the email link within the posting.

What do I as a Provider need to do?

If you are interested in a particular request for provider posting, please respond using the email link within the request for provider posting. Be sure to include the details from the request for provider posting in your response and keep in mind that this is your opportunity to make a good impression. Responses will be sent  to the individual/family for them to choose who they wish to call to interview. Remember to reference the RFP# in the subject line of your response- your response cannot be sent to the individual/family without this information.

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Homemaker/Personal Care
  • RFP#06252019- Ireland- 54 year-old Newark male in need of Homemaker/Personal Care Provider (includes transportation) –Level One Waiver

Individual located in Newark is seeking a Homemaker/Personal Care Provider (includes transportation). The individual receiving services is a 54 year-old male who has an outcome focused on improving his health through exercise which allows him to continue working and making money. It is important for him to have a Homemaker/Personal Care provider who can focus on meeting his outcome by helping him make phone calls, prep healthy meals, maintain a clean home, go to doctors’ appointments, and go to the YMCA. Associated transportation for these activities would also need to be provided.  It is important to him to be able to paint his war figurines/ war scenes/ models, be able to study history (including wars), and even has dreams of going to Gettysburg someday. Services are funded by a Level One Waiver. The schedule is flexible requesting that services be provided 2 days a week for 2 to 2.5 hours each day. The best way to communicate with him is by talking to him in person as he can be difficult to understand over the phone. He is patient, will repeat himself or can write down key words/ phrases to express what he means and he asks that providers have the same patience with him as they get to know each other.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Christine Ireland at Christine.Ireland@lcountydd.org  no later than July 9, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider– The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

Please Remember: Your response may be sent directly to the individual/family/guardian, so be sure take this opportunity to make a good impression.

  • RFP#06242019- Yost2- 27 year-old male in Heath in need of Homemaker/Personal Care Provider (includes transportation) –Level One Waiver

An individual in Heath is seeking a Homemaker/Personal Care Provider (includes transportation). The individual receiving services is a 27 year-old male who has an outcome focused on communicating better with others in order to gain more work responsibilities, be more confident with his job, and build his decision making skills. It is important for him to have a Homemaker/Personal Care provider who can focus on meeting his outcome by finding ways to keep him focused on his job while encouraging him to build job skills and getting him to work on time. The desired provider will notify the individual in advance if they are not able to provide transportation to work on any given day with enough notice that the individual is able to find alternate transportation to ensure he arrives/departs from work in a timely fashion.  Transportation may also be needed at times for shopping, errands, or fun outings. He enjoys making people laugh, being around country music, camping, anything with family, going to the mall with friends, going out to eat, and playing video games. Services will be funded by a Level One Waiver. The schedule is somewhat flexible offering 4.5 hours per week (typically on the weekends, but could vary) and from April to September some of those hours are used to get the individual to/from work. The best way to communicate with him is by talking to him and once you become close with him you can text him as well.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Danielle Yost at Danielle. Yost@lcountydd.org  no later than July 9, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

Please Remember: Your response may be sent directly to the individual/family/guardian, so be sure take this opportunity to make a good impression.

  • RFP#06242019- Wilbur5- 36 year-old Thornville male in need of male  Homemaker/Personal Care Provider – Self Empowered Life Funding (SELF) Waiver

The individual receiving services is a 36 year-old male who has an outcome focused on working to save money for community activities. It is important for him to have a male Homemaker/Personal Care Provider who can focus on meeting his outcome by helping him find community events/activities, provide encouragement to stay focused on employment, and help with budgeting to ensure the individual can participate in desired community activities. It is important to him to be able to go to Columbus for movies as he is a movie buff, attend Comic Con, zip line at the Wilds, see the Christmas lights at the zoo, work to earn money for activities, and try new things. In addition he enjoys going out to eat at restaurants a few times a week, bowling, and working out. The individual receiving services has a Self Empowered Life Funding (SELF) Waiver. The schedule will flexible, structured around when the individual works (Tuesday/ Thursday 9-3, Wednesday 9-2), and is projected to offer up to 15 hours per week. The best way to communicate with him is by talking to him and showing him how to do things. Community Resources are in place via event calendars, movie theaters, comic con, fairs or festivals.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Amanda Wilbur at Amanda.Wilbur@lcountydd.org  no later than July 15, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider– The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

Please Remember: Your response may be sent directly to the individual/family/guardian, so be sure take this opportunity to make a good impression.

  • RFP#06242019- Mitchem2- Newark male in need of Respite Provider – Individual Options (IO) Waiver

Individual located in Newark is seeking a Respite Provider. The individual receiving services is a male who has an outcome focused on trying new activities so that have more interests to choose from and participate in. It is important for him to have a respite provider who can focus on meeting his outcome by helping him continue his routine, have sensory objects for calming or chewing, and to help him feel like he has a choice of what he would like to do during the day by using pictures to pick the activity. The desired provider will also assist him during seizure activity, keep him safe in the community, and be patient in handling of any behavioral issues. It is important to him to be outside, go on car rides (especially to Mc Donald’s), smelling new smells (like peoples hair), and going horseback riding, and being around people. Services are funded by an Individual Options (IO) Waiver. The schedule is somewhat flexible and providers will work with the family to establish when services will be provided. The best way to communicate with him is by talking to him while observing his body language as he will use gestures and can tell you what he wants to do if given choices.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Katy Mitchem at Katy.Mitchem@lcountydd.org  no later than July 15, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

Please Remember: Your response may be sent directly to the individual/family/guardian, so be sure take this opportunity to make a good impression.

  • RFP#06242019- Bussey- 63 year-old female and 55 year-old male in Pataskala in need of Transportation Provider –Level One Waiver

Two individuals that reside together in Pataskala are seeking a Transportation Provider. The individuals receiving services are a 63 year-old female and a 55 year-old male who have an outcome focused on getting out into the community to give back and being more independent. It is important for them to have a Transportation provider who can focus on meeting their outcome by providing transportation for doctors’ appointments and to the grocery store as needed. They enjoy learning to cook more diabetic foods, playing video games/ cards, fishing, taking walks, watching action/thriller movies (older Frankenstein, Clint Eastwood), shopping, coloring in adult coloring books, volunteering in the community, meeting new people, doing cross stitch and  watching OSU sports, especially football. Services will be funded by a Level One Waiver. The schedule is dependent on when appointments are scheduled. The best way to communicate with them is by talking to them, allowing them to express themselves, and letting them make their own decisions without interruptions while being respectful.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Robin Bussey at Robin.Bussey@lcountydd.org  no later than July 8, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

Please Remember: Your response may be sent directly to the individual/family/guardian, so be sure take this opportunity to make a good impression.

  • RFP#06142019- McClain2- 20 year-old Newark male in need of Homemaker/Personal Care Provider (includes transportation) –Local Funding

Individual located in Newark is seeking a Homemaker/Personal Care Provider (includes transportation). The individual receiving services is a 20 year-old male who has an outcome focused on participating in activities in order to develop/ improve social skills and physical health. It is important for him to have a Homemaker/Personal Care provider who can focus on meeting his outcome by helping build his self-esteem by finding activities that motivate him to get out into the community where he can improve his life skills (such as patience, hand-eye coordination, taking turn) and be surrounded by friends who are willing to explain directions as necessary to provide reminders, so that he remains safe, well-nourished, healthy and clean. Associated transportation for these activities would also need to be provided.  He likes Big Foot hunting, woodworking, physical activities, laughing with friends, and getting out of his home. Services will be funded by local funds. The schedule is flexible requesting and offers up to 5 hours a week with HPC staff and 30 miles per week for transportation. The best way to communicate with him is by talking to him as he is a great communicator who loves to talk and express his wants/ needs. He is a visual learner hands on learner. Natural supports are in place via his supportive family/friends and Community supports are in place via gyms to work out, the library, community events, and the YMCA.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Tiffany McClain at Tiffany.McClain@lcountydd.org  no later than July 13, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

  • RFP#06112019- Malabehar- 57 year-old Newark female in need of Homemaker/Personal Care Provider (includes transportation) –Level One Waiver

Individual located in Newark is seeking a Homemaker/Personal Care Provider (includes transportation). The individual receiving services is a 57 year-old female who has an outcome focused on moving. It is important for her to have a Homemaker/Personal Care provider who can focus on meeting her outcome by helping her have assistance in looking for a place that would accommodate her needs/is affordable and have assistance with daily living tasks. Daily tasks may include making/keeping track of/going to doctors’ appointments and going shopping, so associated transportation would also need to be provided.  It is important to her to have a place she is comfortable in/ able to get around in without difficulty and for her mom to be able to come and visit her. She loves to paint, draw, crochet, knit, bead jewelry, collect dolls, donate to Native American schools out West when she has the money, helping out with things that involve Veterans because her dad was a veteran of the US Navy, collecting Native American items as they are important to her family heritage, going to church, spending time with her mom and sister, and her cat that keeps her company. She works 2nd shift on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, which she enjoys. Services are funded by a Level One Waiver. The schedule is flexible with up to 4 hours per week being offered. The best way to communicate with her is by talking to her and getting to know her as she may seem quiet at first, but once she gets to know you she opens up more.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Nicole Malabehar at Nicole.Malabehar@lcountydd.org  no later than July 01, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider– The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

Please Remember: Your response may be sent directly to the individual/family/guardian, so be sure take this opportunity to make a good impression.

  • RFP#06112019- Yost- 53  year-old Newark male in need of Homemaker/Personal Care Provider (includes transportation) –Level One Waiver

Individual located in Newark is seeking a Homemaker/Personal Care Provider (includes transportation). The individual receiving services is a 53 year-old male who has an outcome focused on living near places he wants/needs to go. It is important for him to have a Homemaker/Personal Care provider who can focus on meeting his outcome by helping him with daily living/home care skills, finding activities that will get him out into the community, and providing any associated transportation. Daily living/home care skills may include cleaning, shopping, banking, going to doctors’ appointments, and sharing personal hygiene tips/tricks.  It is important to him to live near places he is familiar with as he likes to have as little change as possible. He loves independent living in his clean warm apartment, things that have to do with cars/trucks/monster trucks/Nascar, gaming, and watching movies (especially ones that have movie soundtracks that he can also listen to). Services are funded by a Level One Waiver. The schedule is flexible with up to 5 hours per week being offered which can be provided all on Tuesdays or split between Tuesday and other days. The best way to communicate with him is by talking to him either in person or by phone as he enjoys getting phone calls, but would rather speak in person. When calling, usually you will need to leave him a message and he will get back with you. He also likes talking and meetings to be in the afternoon.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Danielle Yost at Danielle.Yost@lcountydd.org  no later than June 26, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

Please Remember: Your response may be sent directly to the individual/family/guardian, so be sure take this opportunity to make a good impression.

  • RFP#06062019- Hersman- 44 year-old  Licking County male in need of  Homemaker/Personal Care Provider –Individual Options (IO) Waiver

Individual located in Licking County is seeking a Homemaker/Personal Care Provider. The individual receiving services is a 44 year-old male who has an outcome focused on employment. It is important for him to have a Homemaker/Personal Care provider who can focus on meeting his outcome by assisting with /helping to develop his personal care skills, making sure others do not take advantage of him, and helping him gain/maintain employment. It is important to him to make money, be able to watch WWE Wrestling, and go to the movies. Services are funded by an Individual Options (IO) Waiver. Interested providers should note that the individual does require 24 hour staffing. The best way to communicate with him is by talking to him.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Lynn Hersman at Lynn.Hersman@lcountydd.org  no later than June 30, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

Please Remember: Your response may be sent directly to the individual/family/guardian, so be sure take this opportunity to make a good impression.

  • RFP#06062019- McClainT- 21 year-old male  in Brownsville in need of male Homemaker/Personal Care Provider–Local Funding (10-hours/week over the course of a 90-day period-Services will be re-evaluated and may be extended beyond the 90-day period)

Individual located Brownsville is seeking a male Homemaker/Personal Care Provider. The individual receiving services is a 21 year-old male who has an outcome focused on learning more social skills in order to become more confident and safe around people outside of his family. It is important for him to have a male Homemaker/Personal Care Provider who can focus on helping to meet his outcome by working on his understanding of social cues, his communication skills, exploring more social settings to meet new people/ develop new friendships, and to increase his awareness of his surroundings. It is important to him to maintain his job at his family’s business as he enjoys it and much of his social interaction, outside of interaction with his family, occurs when on a job site.  He currently resides with his parents and it is important to him to maintain his current living arrangement while increasing his circle of friends through positive connections/interactions.  Safety is paramount at all times due to rising crime in his area.  He would like to attend the YMCA, take martial arts classes, and join Special Olympics.  He enjoys martial arts, working out, and going to the mall. Services are funded through local funds. Services are approved for 10 hours per week over the course of a 90 day period and services will be re-evaluated for a possible extension beyond the 90 day period. The best way to communicate with him is simply by talking to him calmly, remaining patient during times of confusion/annoyance/inappropriate word choices, and be friendly to help him be willing to open up/drop his guard.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Tiffany McClain at Tiffany.McClain@lcountydd.org  no later than August 6, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider– The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

Please Remember: Your response may be sent directly to the individual/family/guardian, so be sure take this opportunity to make a good impression.

  • RFP#06062019-Park-31 year-old male in Newark in need of Homemaker/Personal Care Provider- Individual Options (IO) Waiver

Individual located in Newark is seeking a Homemaker/Personal Care Provider. The individual receiving services is a 31 year-old male who has an outcome focused on transition as he is settling in and getting comfortable with his routine which allows him to make new friends/experience new things. It is important for him to have a Homemaker/Personal Care provider who can focus on meeting his outcome by learning his non-verbal gestures to understand what he wants, taking extra care to really get to know him when he is in a new/unfamiliar environment, and providing assistance as needed with G-Tube feedings or his wheelchair. It is important to note that wheelchair assistance includes reminders to wear his hand glove to help him wheel his wheelchair. It is important to him to have free range of his environment, be outside where he can swing/watch kids play, be able to splash at the side of the pool, go for rides/walks, and watch OSU football. Services are funded by an Individual Options (IO) Waiver. The schedule is somewhat flexible, but interested providers should note that the shift times likely will run 2pm through 9pm during the week and weekend shifts from 9am through 10pm, not to exceed 60 hours weekly. The best way to communicate with him is by talking to him in a reassuring way and remembering that his routine is very important to him, so he asks that it not be varied too much. He does have natural/community supports in place via a day support program, his family, his primary care physician, and his medical team.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Brittany Park at Brittany.Park@lcountydd.org  no later than July 6, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

Please Remember: Your response may be sent directly to the individual/family/guardian, so be sure take this opportunity to make a good impression.

  • RFP#06032019- Landefeld2- 18  year-old Johnstown male in need of Homemaker/Personal Care Provider (includes transportation and delegated nursing)–Individual Options (IO) Waiver

Individual located in Johnstown is seeking a Homemaker/Personal Care Provider (includes transportation and delegated nursing). The individual receiving services is an 18 year-old male who has an outcome focused on calming himself. It is important for him to have a Homemaker/Personal Care Provider who can focus on helping to meet his outcome by establishing a calming order of his home through performing home care activities such as housework/cleaning/meal preparation. The desired Homemaker/Personal Care Provider would also provide a calming influence by staying with him at school in Westerville for the school day which means transportation would need to be provided to/from school. Transportation may also be need to/from appointments/activities. Delegated nursing will help the individual meet his outcome by establishing a routine to monitor his diabetes and monitor his health/safety.  It is important to him to have structure and predictability in his daily life as change/lack of order are hard on him which is demonstrated by outbursts/ anxiety on the weekends or over school holidays when his schedule isn’t as predictable or structured. He enjoys reading, singing, playing with Legos /iPad, attending church, and listening to music or soundtracks such as Lion King/Mary Poppins /Greatest Showman. He also has a new cat at home he helps take care of and he is fairly independent in terms of mobility/most of his personal care needs. There are also 2 friendly dogs that live in the home.  Services are funded through an Individual Options Waiver (IO). Services are dependent on need and can be discussed with the family. Historically the typical schedule during the summer and long school breaks during the school year is 8:00 am to 4/5:00 pm Monday through Friday while his parents are at work, some weekend hours which are negotiable, and there is potential for some weeknight hours. The best way to communicate with the individual is to have a calming influence, talk to him, and understand that he might not look at you while you are talking or might not respond in a way that makes sense to you.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Heather Landefeld at Heather.Landefeld@lcountydd.org no later than July 31, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

Please Remember: Your response may be sent directly to the individual/family/guardian, so be sure take this opportunity to make a good impression.

  • RFP#05292019-Landefeld- 21-year-old Granville male seeking a Homemaker/Personal Care provider with transportation- Individual Options waiver

An individual located in Granville is seeking a Homemaker/Personal Care provider who can provide transportation. The individual requesting services is a 21-year-old male who has an outcome of pursuing education. He is taking classes at Columbus State with the goal of becoming a professor, and wants to get a volunteer position while he is working toward that goal. It is important to him to have the support he needs to attend college classes and feel like he is helping other students on campus. Assistance is needed with transportation twice a week to his internship in Columbus, twice a week to appointments and to his grandparents’ house two to four times a month. He also needs some Homemaker/Personal Care services at home, coordinated by his mother. He enjoys technology and animals. Services are funded by an Individual Options waiver. The schedule for services could possibly be flexible. He attends PALS for their Columbus State program. His mother is a natural support.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Heather Landefeld at Heather.Landefeld@lcountydd.org no later than August 1, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

Please Remember: Your response may be sent directly to the individual/family/guardian, so be sure take this opportunity to make a good impression.

  • RFP#05022019- Burley- 21 year-old male in Thornville in need of Homemaker/Personal Care Provider-Level One Waiver

Individual located in Thornville is seeking a Homemaker/Personal Care Provider. The individual receiving services is a 21 year-old male who has an outcome focused on working and making money. It is important for him to have a Homemaker/Personal Care provider who can focus on meeting his outcome by helping him be active, develop daily living/home care skills, and do activities in the community. Daily living/home care skills may include laundry, cleaning, meal planning, grocery shopping, meal prep, budgeting, and hygiene tips/tricks. It is important to him to be in nature and to stay busy. Services are funded by a Level One Waiver. The schedule is flexible, may include some evenings or weekends, and will be up to 5 hours per week. The provider and the family can work together to fulfill the hours of need as this will give the family assistance to meet the individuals every day needs.  The best way to communicate with him is simply by talking to him.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Dorinda Burley at Dorinda.Burley@lcountydd.org no later than July 1, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

Please Remember: Your response may be sent directly to the individual/family/guardian, so be sure take this opportunity to make a good impression..

  • RFP04192019-Harper- 16-year-old Newark female seeking a female Homemaker/Personal Care Provider (with transportation)- Level One waiver

A family located in Newark is seeking a female Homemaker/Personal Care Provider who can provide transportation. The person receiving services is a 16-year-old female who has an outcome of expressing herself to greet new people. She is a very friendly person who enjoys meeting new people, but uses the same greeting with everyone she meets. A provider can support her by assisting her to learn the differences between familiar and unfamiliar people, as well as what types of interactions are socially appropriate for each type of person. It is important for her to continue to work on her communication and expressive skills. Assistance is needed with personal care and  transportation into the community. The provider is requested to research and attend social activities with her in the community. She needs reminders about maintaining personal boundaries and needs assistance purchasing items. Her provider will have to monitor her body language and behavior to determine if she is ill. She enjoys listening to books on tape, watching TV and “Barney” movies, taking walks, swinging and doing adapted aquatics. Her family is looking for a reliable provider who will be consistent. Services are funded with a Level One waiver. Services are needed five hours a week, typically on weekends, especially Sundays. The schedule is flexible. The best way to communicate with her is to use short sentences and check for understanding. Her family and tutor provide natural supports.

If you are interested in being interviewed, please contact Rachel Harper at Rachel.Harper@lcountydd.org no later than August 1, 2019.

Free Choice of Provider– The Individual/family/guardian will be provided with the names of the providers who respond to this request. The Individual/family/guardian will then review the providers who responded and will choose who they interview.

Please Remember: Your response may be sent directly to the individual/family/guardian, so be sure take this opportunity to make a good impression.

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Please note: Postings on the Licking County Board of DD’s website for people residing in other counties are added by request due to their proximity to the county border.  Please contact that county’s Board of Developmental Disabilities for a comprehensive list of people requesting supports in that area.

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