Substitute Care

What is Substitute Care?

Omni serves individuals of all ages with a variety of medical, emotional, and behavioral health needs. These programs support those needing a home due to family conflict, developmental disabilities, a history of trauma, or mental illness.  When you participate in substitute care services, Omni will provide you with a specialist to assist with accessing resources and 24/7 support. Omni hosts regular trainings, encouraging participation and access to a community network of others providers. In addition, individuals have access to a licensed mental health therapist and psychologist to offer clinical guidance.

Who can become a Substitute Care Provider?

  • An adult aged 21 and older willing to commit his/her time and energy to a child or adult with significant needs
  • Married or Single
  • Adults who meet the regulation requirements for background checks and have sufficient housing
  • Residing in Omaha, Lincoln, and surrounding areas

What is the process?

  1. Visit our Substitute Care Program pages by clicking on them, below:
  1. Complete Omni trainings
  2. Schedule a tour of your home
  3. Meet and greet with your team