Technology can assist and empower people with disabilities to live independently while providing peace of mind to their caregivers and family members. Here are some of the ways they can create an improved quality of life.
Technology empowers individuals while addressing the concerns of caregivers and … [Read more...]
Advancements in technology are paving the way for individuals with disabilities to live more independently. Remote monitoring services are an example of an emerging service that combines technology and direct care to support people with disabilities.
Using two-way communication in real time, including home-based sensors, … [Read more...]
According to the CDC, 1 in 59 children is diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and of those nearly 50-80 percent have sleep problems. Difficulty sleeping is hard for both the person with ASD as well as their caregivers and family.
Why Do People with Autism Have Sleep Problems?
Children with ASD often … [Read more...]
As we reach the mid-point of the 2018 year, I would like to take this opportunity to thank our employees, customers, partners and the people we support throughout the United States for making it possible for Scioto Properties to achieve several milestones in the history of our company. It is our continued focus on providing … [Read more...]
Nineteen years ago, the Supreme Court ruled in Olmstead v. L.C. (Olmstead) that under the Americans with Disabilities Act, people with disabilities cannot be unnecessarily segregated and must receive services in the most integrated setting possible. The Act definitively affirmed the rights of people with disabilities to … [Read more...]
Scioto finds and purchases properties that are safe, convenient and affordable homes for people with developmental disabilities. We work with provider organizations, state agencies, families, and individuals to ensure the homes we purchase are specific to the needs of the people who will be living there.