Support Services

We provide a variety of support services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.


We offer both day and residential camps. Camps are located in Colorada, Indiana, Wisconsin and Texas.

Case Management

Case managers help people with disabilities and their families locate and access community services, such as medical, dental, education and in-home supports. This is offered in some regions independent of Bethesda's support services.

Contact the local Regional Director to learn more about Case Management availability.

Faith Supports

Supporting the faith of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities is the cornerstone of our ministry. Faith supports are offered through Bible classes, materials, congregational support and in the homes of the people we serve.

  • Share the Good News of Jesus Christ
  • Locate a church in their community
  • Provide Bible studies
  • Train people and congregations about the spiritual needs of people with developmental disabilities.

Learn more about Faith Supports

Residential Services

Residential services are offered in a variety of different service types throughout the corporation.

Read our Parent Handbook for more information.

Short-Term Care

Short-term supports are available in some of our regions. Whether you need assistance for a few hours or several days, our services can help you.

The types and availability of services vary by region. Please contact the region where you are seeking services for more information.

Supported Employment and Day Services

Develops individual supports that fit the employment or daytime activity goal of each person.

Supported Living

Supported Living offers the person seeking services the option to define what type of services they desire as well as where those services are provided.  It is about helping the person define what they want their life to be like and then helping them obtain it through services and support. To learn about the supported living services available in each of our states, please contact us.

The services Bethesda offers have impacted countless lives of people with disabilities.  You can read about them in Success Stories.

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