Allamakee - Keystone Area Education Agency
Allamakee - Keystone Area Education Agency

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Allamakee County Services

Key Numbers: (for additional information see below)
  • Central Point of Coordination (CPC): 563-568-6227
  • Targeted Case Management (TCM): 563-568-6227
  • Department of Human Services (DHS): 800-611-7781
  • Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Services (IVRS): 563-382-9634
 

Transitioning Child to Adult Services

Legal Issues

  • Legal Settlement-determines which county will coordinate & pay for adult services.
  • Guardianship-see your personal attorney; should be completed before child turns 18.
 

Social Security (317 Washington St. Decorah 383-2924)

  • Apply 3-6 months before child turns 18.
  • Will need current & past diagnostic information. This may not be in school files.
  • Eligibility for many adult programs dependent on having Social Security Disability determined.
 

County Information

  • Need to have a MR, DD, or CMI diagnosis to access most services.
  • Allamakee County CPC
    (Jan Heikes)
 Allamakee County Case Management (Kim Waters)
    110 Allamakee St.
    Waukon, IA 52172  

    563-568-6227

Services
  • MR Waiver-can apply while still a child; will insure a "slot" in the adult system. See the DHS Income Maintenance worker to apply (563-382-2928).
  • Residential--ranges from own home or apartment to residential care facility.
    • Full Circle Services (Alice Murray)

      563-422-3555

      SCL
    • Howard Residential Care Facility (Jim Ott)

      563-547-2398
      Larger RCF facility.
    • Makee Manor (Jan Ellingson)
      563-568-4251

      RCF
    • Mosaic (Rich Wicks)

      563-568-3992

      MR waiver homes in Waukon
    • Opportunity Homes (Shanna Hale)
      563-382-8140

      Supported Community Living (SCL) services in Howard and Winneshiek counties
    • TASC (Mary Ament)

      563-568-4060

      Supported Community Living (SCL) services in Waukon
    • Wellington Place

      563-382-9691
      Larger RCF & NF; SCL apartments and in own homes
  • Vocational
    • CHOICE Employment Services
      563-419-8278
      Decorah
    • Employment for Everyone (Bev Fredrick)

      563-245-3635
      Supported Employment
    • Goodwill Industries (Teresa Klobassa)

      563-382-0457, Ext. 109
      Supported Employment
    • Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Services

      305 Montgomery Ave.

      Decorah, IA 52101

      563-382-9634
    • The Spectrum Network (Toni Smith)
      563-382-8401

      Workshop and Work Services in Decorah & Cresco
    • TASC (Mary Ament)

      563-568-4060

      Workshop & supported employment in Decorah & Cresco
 

 

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