Supported Independent Living

Independent Living Unique to Each Person’s Needs

 Individualized support for people who live on their own. Supports can be arranged to assist as often or as little as they are needed, depending on resources available.

 

What Supports Are Provided?

meal-prepSupport is based on the needs of the person and can be provided on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis. We help adults manage their medical, financial and active living needs, including:

  • Personal Health Management – Understanding health problems, finding a doctor or dentist, and understanding their medications.
  • Financial Management – Organizing and budgeting money and help with paying bills and rent.
  • Active Living – Recreation, leisure, relationships, life planning, meal preparation, and other daily needs. We can also help adults find living accommodations or move when their needs change.

 

What are the Benefits?

  • Learn how to support themselves.
  • Gain a sense of independence and responsibility
  • Increase self-esteem and self-awareness.
  • Attain their personal goals.
  • Broaden social circles.

Purchasing Supports & Services

If you have passport dollars or personal funds to purchase services, contact Community Living Essex County’s Manager of Planning and Evaluation at 519.776.6483 ext. 228 or patty@communitylivingessex.org.