The mission of Imagine! is to create and offer innovative supports to people of all ages with cognitive, developmental, physical, and health related needs so they may livefulfilling lives of independence and quality in their homes and communities.
In 2012, Imagine! . . .provided comprehensivemental health services to236 individuals with dual(mental illness /developmental disability)diagnoses, provided abroad range of behavioralhealth services to 105individuals, and educatedtheir parents andcaregivers about ways tobuild cooperative behavior
In2012, Imagine! . .. provided jobtraining, placement, coaching, and supervision for 104 adults with developmental disabilities
In 2012, Imagine! . . . helped caregivers of 211 individuals with developmental disabilities living at home to pay for the services and supports that were mostimportant to their families, such as respite care, medical or dental care, therapies, or devices to help the individual with special needs function better at school or work
In 2012, Imagine! . . .managed foster placements for 43children whose special needscould not be met by their birthparents, managed host homeplacements for 90 adults withdevelopmentaldisabilities, provided support andsupervision to 10 adults withdevelopmental disabilities living intheir own apartments, and provided24-hour comprehensive care to 22adults with developmentaldisabilities, including seniors andmedically fragile individuals
In 2012, Imagine! . . . helped 65 school-aged children withdevelopmental disabilitiesto learn vital socialization skills to help them to participate more fully in society, while affordingtheir parents the peace ofmind that comes with safeand appropriate childcare during work hours
In 2012, Imagine! . . .was able to assisttangentially in the healthcare treatment of morethan 5,000 individualsserved by 22 providers andnine pharmacies in sevenstates through a web-basedmedication administrationand tracking system ithelped to design, nowadministered by CaraSolvaand called MedSupport®
In AppreciationWe are very grateful to: Republic National DistributingCompany for providing the red, white, and sparkling winesfor tonight’s event, Left Hand Brewing Co. for donating thebeer, Liquor Mart for arranging for all beveragedonations, Morrell Printing Solutions for discounting theinvitation and program printing, Frasca for the Heads andTails prize, and Sturtz and Copeland for the beautifulflower arrangements. Special thanks to Mark Schroder atPurple Sage for creating the Imagine! Celebration designused since 2006, for updating the invitation and sponsorpage layouts every year since, and for creating the 50thanniversary logo – all pro bono.