Rivers of Hope is a family oriented, community based organization dedicated to providing the highest quality of services and advocacy for children and adults with intellectual, developmental, and physical disabilities. Our mission is to empower patients to self-advocate for their rights to autonomy. An extension of our mission is to provide financial, educational, and instructional support to family members who will be assisting the individuals. Utilizing a person-centered approach of care maximizes our members independence, rights to beneficence and non-maleficence, fosters inclusion within families, and builds community connections. Rivers of Hope is committed to patient and family advocacy in order to improve the quality of life for individuals and their families.
Rivers of Hope strives to foster confidence within individuals of the community so that they can make decisions with confidence & live with dignity. We do this by offering a plethora of person-centered solutions in ways they understand so that they can advocate for themselves. With self-determination and respect, Rivers of Hope empowers the community with knowledge and resources so that each individual can live their best life.