Salvador’s Success Story

Mari, Salvador’s mother, contacted Easterseals Nevada’s Independent Living Program for resources regarding his self care needs. Mari and the Independent Living Specialist worked hand in hand to find the most appropriate source of funding and all the right resources that will allow Salvador to be more independent. After working alongside with ESN, the most appropriate funding source was establish which allowed Salvador and his family to remove the barriers the physical limitations he experienced. He is now able to have safe and reliable transportation with the assurance of having his parents by his side. Mari and the IL Specialist found the most appropriate source of funding and helped Salvador obtain home modifications  that now allow him to care for all his self care needs.  Salvador is now able to be transported in his power chair to all his medical appointments in a modified vehicle. Salvador is now able to be more independent, his mother and his caregiver are now able to shower him and provide for all his self care needs.  Salvador’s mother stated he  is physically and mentally restored as he is now able to shower, have access to his bathroom and be out in his community.

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