AFL (Alternative Family Living)- Contractor- Asheville

Open your home to provide an individual with intellectual and developmental disabilities a unique opportunity to live with a family unit.  AFL living enables a person to live in a private home with a family and receive 24-hour supports and habilitation.

Easterseals PORT Health is seeking people interested in becoming Alternative Family Living (AFL) Providers in Asheville and surrounding areas.

As an AFL provider, you will have an individual come to live with you who possesses intellectual developmental disabilities and/or possibly mental health challenges. Our supported individuals each have their own identities with varying levels of needs and we pride ourselves on connecting people with the “right fit”. As an AFL provider, you will offer a stable and caring home where they can live, grow and integrate into the community working toward goals of daily living skills/independence. Depending on the supported individual, he/she may attend a day program or receive other services in addition to what the AFL will be providing with residential services.

Pay Range $44,200 Annually

This is an opportunity for an independent contractor and is not an employment position.

If you would like additional information on how to become an AFL Provider in the Asheville and surrounding areas please contact Amani Alsberry via email at amani.alsberry@eastersealsucp.com.

About Easterseals PORT Health

Easterseals PORT Health is a trustworthy, compassionate partner providing disability, behavioral health and addiction treatment services to help our neighbors live their best lives. Our diverse 2,600 team members provide meaningful support to 40,200 kids, adults and families in 11,000 home, facility and community locations across North Carolina and Virginia.

 

Our working environment supports employee & client health with a ‘no tobacco’ use policy (tobacco free and smoke free) in all offices, client facilities, properties, and agency vehicles.

 

We believe that by leveraging the unique strengths and perspectives of our workforce, we can advance our just cause, while building a healthy, sustainable organization. That’s why we listen, seek to understand & act to make ESPH an Inclusive, Diverse, Equitable, Authentic & Learning (IDEAL) organization.

 

Applicants of all abilities are encouraged to apply!

 

We believe in a diverse and inclusive culture that leverages unique strengths, perspectives and viewpoints of its workforce can and will advance our just cause, while building a healthy, sustainable organization. That’s why we listen, seek to understand and act to make our organization a safe place for individuals to be their authentic selves.

Applicants of all abilities are encouraged to apply!