Human Support Services (HSS) is pleased to announce the promotion of Ahnnasheri Reed from a part time direct care worker at the “Bradford sites” to a full time direct care worker at the Hecker group homes. She joined HSS in June 2015. Ahnnasheri enjoys listening to classic rock, watching horror movies and Blues games. She will help developmentally delayed clients live as independent as possible in the community. In this role, she teaches/assists with daily living skills, passes medications, and provides social skills training. Ahnnasheri is supervised by Site Manager Margie Baum. HSS provides 24-hour supervision to around 40 developmentally delayed or mentally ill clients.
The mission of HSS is to provide high quality, comprehensive services to Monroe County residents with mental health or substance abuse needs, or developmental disabilities. HSS is a private, non-profit community resource founded in 1973, providing confidential COA-accredited services. Thanks to the United Way of Greater St. Louis and the local Monroe County Community Mental Health Funding Board (H.B. 708), HSS can set fees that are affordable. For further information, call 618-939-4444, visit www.hss1.org or become a friend on Facebook.