Judevine established the Springfield Hub, it’s first, in Southwest Missouri to serve a largely rural, twenty-three (23) county region. With funding from the Southwest Missouri Autism Project services began. It’s Director, Sarah Hanners, Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst, has seen dramatic growth serving over 60 individuals every month.
Through Autism Project funding many services are provided which include parent training, behavior specific training, behavior analytic services, respite care, social skills groups, community inclusion, and family resources services along with pre-employment services.
More individuals are being enjoying their own homes with the cooperation of DMH and Children’s Division.
Additionally, individuals are receiving DMH funded behavior analytic services and personal assistant services/behavioral.