Inspiration House Care providers

Office Address

1820 Franklin Street Suite 34 Gretna, LA 70053

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The New Opportunities Waiver (NOW) began in April 2003, replacing the Mentally Retarded and Developmentally Disabled Waiver (MRDD Waiver). The mission of the NOW is to utilize the principles of self determination to supplement the family and/or community supports while supporting dignity, quality of life, and security in the everyday lives of people while maintaining the Recipient in the community.

NOW Waiver Services

The NOW includes an array of services aimed at assisting people to live as independently as possible. NOW services include the following:

  • Center-Based Respite
  • Community Integration and Development
  • Day Habilitation and Transportation
  • Prevocational Services
  • Environmental Accessibilities Adaptations
  • Housing Stabilization Services
  • Housing Stabilization Transition Services
  • Individualized and Family Support (IFS) Service Day & Night
  • One-Time Transitional Services
  • Personal Emergency Response System
  • Adult Companion Care
  • Professional Services
  • Self-Direction Option
  • Skilled Nursing Services
  • Specialized Medical Equipment and Supplies
  • Substitute Family Care
  • Supported Employment and Transportation
  • Supported Living