One of Imagine!’s Innovations department’s recognition programs is to name staff members each month who have gone above and beyond in providing services. This program was designed to recognize and thank employees and providers in the categories of:
- Health, Safety, and Well-being;
- Effectiveness and Efficiency;
- Respect and Dignity;
- Integrity; and
- Care (HEROIC).
We are very proud to announce that this month’s Innovations “Super Hero of the Month” is Jennifer Carr, who works in our Family Model program as a Site Supervisor II.
Jennifer was nominated by her supervisor because:
Jennifer does a terrific job working to support the individuals accepting services in the Innovations family model residential program. She is dedicated to the people she supports. Jennifer has created comprehensive training plans that are robust and innovative and assist the people she serves to acquire new skills that improve their independence. She tailors supports towards the individual’s preferences and is integral in expanding person-centered-practices. Jennifer is always willing to go the extra mile to advance learning. She is responsive to the needs and family dynamics of the unique people she supports.
Jennifer has been an active member of the Innovations Advocacy Council and assists the Council in projects such as our 2015 Fall Formal. She took the lead towards acquiring a photographer and photo booth for the Fall Formal, as well as helping with setting up the event. Jennifer’s input has been invaluable to the council and her creativity is contagious.
When you see Jennifer, please congratulate her for her hard work and dedication.