Supported Community Living
At Fast-Trans we help individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain injuries, and chronic mental illness live as independently as possible and enjoy a full and productive life. We provide 24-hour daily supports in residential homes where 3-4 individuals reside. Our staff work with clients to provide service while maintaining dignity and respect. It is our mission to ensure all our clients reach their goals and are active participants in the community.
Daily Living Skills
Medication setup and follow through, communication with providers, and follow through on doctors recommendations.
Utilizing public transportation, community resources, understanding human rights.
Cleaning, organizing, paying bills, grocery shopping, eating, understanding nutrition, laundry.
Bathing, dressing, toileting, transferring, continence, and brushing teeth and hair.
Leisure time interests and skills, development of communication, advocacy, social interactions.
Development of safety plans, emergency preparedness, and community safety and awareness.
Our Direct Support Staff
Assist clients with developing coping skills, identifying patterns of behavior, and self management skills.
Advance clients decision making, productivity and participation in a range of activities.
Works collaboratively with the client to sustain their physical, mental, and emotional health.
Provides clients with encouragement and guidance as needed.
Assists clients with accessing and utilizing community resources and natural supports.
Builds a respectful and trusting relationship with the clients.
IOWA MH/DS of East Central Region
Interested in becoming a Fast-Trans client?
4403 1st Ave SE, Suite 300,
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed