From social opportunities and residential options like community-based group living, we work to make our community inclusive and accessible for all.
Services include home-based waiver for children and adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities, respite support and relief, specialized recreational camps, Sibshops©; social and recreational activities for Jewish adults with disabilities; support, assistance and training for independent living, legal advocacy and educational and support groups covering a variety of topics of interest to people with disabilities, family members and professionals.
Encompass uses person-centered planning to facilitate a full array of financially sustainable, community-based, best-practice services and supports to achieve independent, satisfying lives for Jewish adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities. As of July 1, Encompass is officially part of the Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago (JUF). For more information, contact Jodi Newmark at 312.357.4959.