LifeShare's Educational Resources, formerly Cenpatico Schools, is a state-approved provider of private special education day programming and related services, having served public school systems and charters across Arizona since 1995. These programs have demonstrated consistent success in providing specialized education and therapeutic services to students across the disability spectrum: Autistic, Emotionally Disabled, Intellectual Disabilities (Mild-Moderate-Severe), Multiple Disabilities, Specific Learning Disabilities, Speech-Language Impairments, and Other Health Impairments.
Educational Resources is a wholly-owned subsidiary of LifeShare Management Group, LLC, a subsidiary of Centene Corporation, headquartered in Lakeland, FL.
The Educational Resources' programs utilize the resources of both LifeShare and Centene in delivering services and the long-term strength of Centene and LifeShare ensures a solid financial foundation for the programs. The combination of expertise among the organizations — education, behavioral health, and healthcare management — provides districts with added dimensions and perspectives for innovation and service delivery.