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Cedar Lake Family Home Provider Difference

Imagine a place where your loved one is not just a resident but a cherished member of a caring family. Cedar Lake offers exactly that – a warm, loving environment where individuals with IDD find a true sense of belonging and acceptance. One size does not fit all, especially when it comes to caring for individuals with unique needs. Cedar Lake understands this implicitly. Our family home providers offer personalized support, tailored to your loved one’s specific requirements. From daily routines to personal preferences, every aspect of care is designed with your loved one in mind.

Perhaps most importantly, Cedar Lake offers you, as a caregiver, peace of mind. Knowing that your loved one is not just cared for but genuinely loved and valued can alleviate the worries that often accompany caregiving responsibilities. With our family matches, your loved one will be cared for by someone whom most aligns with their needs and goals.

In the vast landscape of options, Cedar Lake stands out as a beacon of hope and possibility. It’s not just a program; it’s a promise of a brighter, more inclusive future for your loved one.

Refer An Individual For Support

Living with a Family Home Provider (FHP) creates the unique opportunity for your loved one to receive truly comprehensive, personalized, and consistent care. Anyone living with an FHP becomes part of a family, celebrating all of life’s moments together. FHP’s and the prospective individual are carefully matched to ensure a successful fit. By genuinely getting to know the provider and the individual, we ensure this connection forever enriches both the individual’s and provider’s lives.

Family Home Provider Stories

Decades of Care at Cedar Lake

Amy and Doug Nelson’s remarkable journey with Cedar Lake traces back to the late ‘80s and early ’90s, a testament to their enduring commitment to the organization and its mission. Doug’s introduction to Cedar Lake began in 1989 when he took on a part-time groundskeeper role at Cedar Lake Lodge during his high school years. … Continue reading “Decades of Care at Cedar Lake”

Ronnie’s Perfect Fit with a Family Home Provider

A Family Home Provider Story Meeting Ronnie is like discovering a treasure trove of warmth and joy. His infectious smile and welcoming demeanor instantly make you feel like you’ve known him for ages. Sarah Hensley, a former Cedar Lake Direct Support Professional (DSP), experienced this firsthand. She vividly recalls Ronnie’s eager greetings, his willingness to … Continue reading “Ronnie’s Perfect Fit with a Family Home Provider”

Family Home Provider – Nurturing Hope at Cedar Lake

Power of the Family Home Provider Program At Cedar Lake, we know life has a knack for offering solace just when it’s needed most. Yolonda and Tony Fakir faced an overwhelming wave of grief when they lost their daughter, Kyra, amid the COVID-19 pandemic. This profound loss prompted Yolonda to make the difficult decision to … Continue reading “Family Home Provider – Nurturing Hope at Cedar Lake”