Wisconsin

The services and supports an individual receives is tailored to meet that person’s own hopes, dreams, desires and needs.

Dungarvin Wisconsin, LLC has been a provider since 1994 and currently provides services to 234 individuals throughout the state. The services and level of support vary according to each individual’s requirements. Residential and/or day services are currently provided under contract in the following counties:

  • Brown
  • Columbia
  • Dane
  • Juneau
  • La Crosse
  • Marinette
  • Milwaukee
  • Rock
  • Sauk
  • Sheboygan
  • Wood

At Dungarvin Wisconsin, we are committed to our mission of “respecting and responding to the choices of people with developmental disabilities”. Many people with developmental disabilities require some assistance in order to live a full, productive and rich life. This assistance may be required whether a person lives with family, in a group home or in his/her own apartment or home. The services and support a person receives through Dungarvin can include assistance with personal hygiene, maintaining a healthy lifestyle, accessing the community, learning to cook, and budgeting finances as well as many other services. Dungarvin Wisconsin works cooperatively with each individual, his/her family, support team and county/state/family care entities to ensure quality services.

Dungarvin Wisconsin has a reputation for supporting people who have complicated medical and/or behavioral support needs. Through extensive training of our staff and expertise at all levels of the agency, Dungarvin has proven to be successful in providing supports to those individuals who have complicated needs.

If you are interested in services from Dungarvin, or need more information about current openings or future placements, please contact us!

For more information on supports for people with developmental disabilities in Wisconsin, contact the Community Alliance of Providers of Wisconsin or the Wisconsin Department of Health.

Sengistix

Dungarvin Wisconsin partners with Sengistix in a number of locations. Sengistix utilizes a wide variety of coordinated sensors and other technology to provide a “complete package” of custom monitorying tailored to meet unique individual needs. This automated sensing and technology support improves safety, enhances the quality of life, and increases options for greater independence for all individuals requring support. For more information Sengistix, please visit our Partners.

Each person is unique and no support model meets the needs of everyone. Therefore, Dungarvin provides many different types of support. Please contact us for more details and/or to discuss any additional needs.

Services Offered by Wisconsin

Day Services

Our Day Services programs offer a variety of supports for people with Intellectual and Development Disabilities. Depending on the location, services available may include a combination of supports such as community integration, base site programming, employment opportunities, problem-solving and decision-making in everyday living, participating in community events and leisure activities, or assisting people to prepare for a vocational, recreational, or other community based programs.

When a typical day service model does not meet the needs of a person, Dungarvin will design individualized services and supports. The staffing ratio is one staff for each individual or one staff for two individuals. The support generally focuses on assisting the person in transit to community events and activities.

Dungarvin Wisconsin offers Day Services for these core areas:
Traumatic/ Acquired Brain Injury
Behavioral Challenges
Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

In-Home Services

In-Home services are developed to provide supports to a child, adolescent or adult living with his or her family or in their own living environment. We serve individuals with a broad range of abilities and needs and our in-home services vary. The person and the family design the level of support and service that is needed.

Dungarvin Wisconsin offers In-Home Services for these core areas:
Traumatic/ Acquired Brain Injury
Children & Their Families

Vocational Services

Vocational services provide individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities assistance with the initial stages of the employment assessment period, job searching and development, job coaching, and working independently.

Supportive Employment

Dungarvin provides a gamut of supportive employment services. We can assist an individual with the initial stages of the assessment period, job searching and development, job coaching, and working independently.

Dungarvin Wisconsin offers Vocational Services for these core areas:
Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

Hourly Supports

Dungarvin's hourly supports provide staffing only when a person needs assistance. Staff are scheduled to be on-site to assist an individual according to his or her personal needs and goals. In some instances, staff may only drop by to assist with medication needs or financial assistance. In others, staff may be scheduled for longer time periods to assist with additional daily living skills.

Dungarvin Wisconsin offers Hourly Supports for these core areas:
Traumatic/ Acquired Brain Injury

Residential Services

Residential services are provided to an individual living in his or her own home or apartment with or without roommates, depending on the location. These sites serve individuals of various need levels, including individuals with significant medical, physical, or behavioral challenges. Staffing levels vary by the needs of the people being served. The focus of these services is to enhance independence and quality of life. Dungarvin's residential services are very flexible and easily modified to meet changing abilities, interests, choices, and needs of individuals.

Adult Family Homes (AFH 1-2):

These are 1-2 person homes that are usually certified by the county. Typically, Dungarvin Wisconsin either owns or rents the home. Dungarvin provides 24-hour support in daily living skills, money management, health maintenance and community integration.

Adult Family Homes (AFH 3-4):

These are 3-4 person homes licensed by the state of Wisconsin. Typically, Dungarvin Wisconsin either owns or rents the home. Dungarvin provides 24-hour support in daily living skills, money management, health maintenance and community integration.

Clustered Apartment Setting:

These are apartments available for rent by the general public. Generally the apartments are clustered next to or across the hall from each other in an apartment complex. Typically each individual rents his or her own apartment. Dungarvin Wisconsin provides 24 hour staff support including budgeting, cooking and assistance with maintaining their living situation within the community.

Community Based Residential Facilities:

These are 5-8 person homes licensed by the state of Wisconsin. Typically, Dungarvin either owns or rents the home. Dungarvin provides 24-hour support in daily living skills, money management, health maintenance and community interaction.

Drop-By:

Individuals who receive drop -by supports live in apartments available for rent by the general public. Depending on his or her financial status, a person shares an apartment or lives alone. Dungarvin Wisconsin provides as little as 1 hour a week to 16+ hours a day. The level of service and support depends on the needs of the individual. Typical supports include money management and access to community services.

Dungarvin Wisconsin offers Residential Services for these core areas:
Traumatic/ Acquired Brain Injury
Significant Medical Challenges
Behavioral Challenges
Mental Health
Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities