TMI clients working at Culinary Creations

TOWARD MAXIMUM INDEPENDENCE

TEMECULA OFFICE

Toward Maximum Independence (TMI) proudly provides services for youth and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities such as autism, cerebral palsy and Down syndrome throughout Riverside County. Please review our innovative and trusted programs and feel free to contact us with any questions.

Employment
Solutions
TMI Integrated Work Group

The TMI employment programs for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Riverside County include: Community Integration Training Program, Supported Employment (services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing are available), Paid Internship Program and Tailored Day Services. Our innovative programs seek to assist our clients with finding employment if they desire and/or help them integrate into the community by volunteering at local businesses with the support of a TMI Job Coach. We assist our clients with being contributing members of society. 

Assessment and Intervention Services
Family with a child with a disability

Our Family Support Services program, Assessment and Intervention Services (AIS), is designed to provide person-centered services and supports to participants with intellectual and developmental disabilities within the context of family homes, group homes and independent living arrangements. AIS staff, with input from the Interdisciplinary Planning Team, will provide participants, families, support staff and/or caregivers the tools necessary to help manage, reduce, and/or extinguish targeted behaviors. We promote inclusion in the least restrictive environment. 

Key Staff

Jennifer Arthur

Jennifer Arthur

Supported Employment

Division Manager

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David Cross

Associate Director of

Computer Information Services

Tracy Guzman

Tracy Guzman

FSS Coordinator - Assessment and

Intervention Services

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Melissa Rapoza

Associate Director of IW/CITP/CIS/TDS