Our Story

Venture Forthe was started in 1997 when Founder and President, John Dziewit along with his wife Jean (Hogan), saw a tremendous need in the community for individuals who had sustained traumatic brain injuries (TBIs).  Their belief that this group had the right to remain independent in the community aligned with The Home and Community Based Services Medicaid Waiver for Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury.  John and Jean's passion for the TBI Waiver created an opportunity to become a providing agency.  Since then, the TBI Waiver has changed the lives of countless brain injury survivors.  Offering home care and clinical services to the the TBI population has helped them stay out of nursing homes and other skilled facilities.  

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Our Mission

Venture Forthe, Inc. is dedicated to providing quality, compassionate and supportive services in an ethical manner. We strive to improve our clients' quality of life by helping them achieve their maximum potential and independence.

Personal Care Aides

Venture Forthe PCAs are highly trained, dedicated and compassionate.  The primary goal of our aides is to help individuals accomplish their activities for daily living in order to remain independent and comfortable in their own homes.

Venture Forthe Careers

Do you want an exciting career in health care?  Are you a Registered Nurse, Personal Care Aide, or do you have another skill set that could help us achieve our goals while accomplishing your own?  Read on to see what opportunities we have for you.  Thank you for considering us for your next career!

Specialized Services

Since 1997, we have continued to grow and expand our services in order to better serve those who wish remain independent in their homes.  If you or a loved one sustained a traumatic brain injury, are living with or are showing signs of Alzheimer's or other dementia's, have a chronic condition and/or disability and are seeking a home care agency - look no further.  Read more about how Venture Forthe is keeping Western New Yorker's out of nursing homes and other skilled facilities with our specialized and comprehensive approach to home care and beyond.


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Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program

With our Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP), you can choose your own caregiver. Participants (or their families) develop and manage care plans, including interviewing, hiring, training and scheduling caregivers.

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Home Care Services

We understand that choosing a home care agency can be overwhelming and stressful. Our dedicated staff are here to answer any questions, meet you face to face, and walk you through your choices. We will work with you to develop a personalized plan of care that meets you or your loved one's needs.

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Behavioral Health Home and Community Based Services

Adult Behavioral Health Home and Community Based Services (BH HCBS) were created and developed) for individuals with serious mental illness and substance use disorders.

Venture Forthe BH HCBS are for adults 21 years and older.

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Care Management
(Health Home)

The goal of a Health Home is to improve a person's physical, mental and social health. Health Homes provide Care Management services to ensure everyone involved in an individual's care is working cohesively to support their recovery.

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