Extended Family Homes

An Extended Family Home (EFH) is a safe, loving and structured living environment with a family, couple or individual. Extended Family Homes provide individuals with developmental and/or intellectual disabilities intensive social and independent living skills training in a family setting. Individuals living with an EFH help to determine their own goals for habilitation and independence.

Individuals in EFH’s Need: 

  • A safe place to live with necessary supervision and/or support
  • Life skills training to increase independence
  • Access and introduction to inclusive community activities to enhance and enrich their lives

Ongoing support:

Extended Family Homes through KVC will receive the following services:

  • A designated EFH Specialist to provide 24/7 support and direction
  • On-time monthly reimbursement payments
  • Ongoing training and support