Mercy Drive Regional Corp. (MDRC) is a human service agency. We provide services to individuals diagnosed with developmental and intellectual disabilities. MDRC is a multi-cultural agency that provides services in several languages taking into consideration the cultural diversity of New Jersey. MDRC recognizes the need for family involvement in the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities, by participating in the planning of services, irrespective of language barriers, thereby honoring/preserving/promoting the individual’s cultural background and diversity. We provide Service Coordination service to assist individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities in gaining access to needed program and state plan services, as well as needed medical, social, educational and other services. We provide Support Coordination Service in the counties of Bergen, Hudson, Morris, Middlesex, Somerset, Sussex and Union Counties. We provide Community Based Supports service to individuals to enhance their independence in daily living and community inclusion. We provide Community Based Supports (CBS) services in the counties of: Camden, Essex, Passaic, Hunterdon, Mercer, Monmouth and warren counties. We have very qualified Direct Support Professional (DSP) and are bilingual who can deliver the service in Spanish, Russian, French Creole, African Dialects, Punjabi, Bengali, Hindi, Urdu, Nepali languages taking in consideration the cultural diversity of New Jersey.
Support Coordination (SC)
Support Coordination (SC) is a service that uses a Person-Centered approach to assist individuals with Developmental and Intellectual disabilities in gaining access to needed program and state plan services, as well as needed medical, social, educational and other services.
Community Based Supports (CBS)
Through Community Based Supports, an Individual can receive direct support and assistance from Direct Support Professionals in or out of their home, with or without their caregiver present, to achieve and maintain the outcomes of increased independence, productivity, enhanced family functioning, and inclusion in the community.
Respite is a service that is provided to Individuals who cannot care for themselves and whose main caregiver is absent or in need of momentary relief of care giving duties. Our Respite service is provided in or out the Individual’s home depending on the need of Individual and family.
Community Inclusion (CI)
we provide Community Inclusion services to Individual’s outside of their home, that supports and assist Individuals in educational, enrichment or recreational activities as outlined in his/her Service Plan that are intended to enhance inclusion in the community.
Cognitive Rehabilitation is a systematic, functionally oriented service of therapeutic cognitive activities. Services are directed to achieve functional changes by reinforcing, strengthening or re-establishing previously learned patterns of behavior or establishing new patterns of cognitive activity or compensatory mechanisms for impaired neurological systems.
Behavioral Supports includes a complete assessment of the challenging behavior(s), development of a structured behavioral modification plan, implementation of the plan, ongoing training and supervision of caregivers and behavioral aides, and periodic reassessment of the plan. Intervention modalities are developed identifying challenging behavioral need of the individual.