Independent Facilitator  

Do you feel that you or your loved one’s resources do not reflect the goals you desire? For those looking for a new approach, and a team to drive your family forward, Guiding Gems is the answer that can make your dreams a reality. As your Independent Facilitator, our mission is to help put your dreams into actions by building your plan your way. As Person Centered Planners, we are here to help you take control of your life by guiding you with many services such as: 

  • Help define the needs and life dreams 

  • Provides information about resources

  • Identifies potential providers (regardless of funding source)

  • Arranges contracts for services

  • Evaluates the effectiveness of the services and supports

  • Person Center Plan

  • Personal Shopper

  • Budget Developer

  • Liaison to the FMS

  • Advocate for presenting your IPP

  • Management Consultant

  • Ongoing Supporter


"The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be."

-Ralph Waldo Emerson