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Outreach Support

The Supported Living Component of our services provides individual staff support to adults Daniel cooking 2.jpgwith developmental disabilities living independently in the community and in their own residence. Referrals into the program come from Community Living BC. The type of support provided is based on identified level of support, individual needs, goals and outcomes. Support may include but is not limited to the following:

  • Assistance with household tasks to maintain the home such as cleaning and minor repairs.
  • Assistance with personal and grocery shopping as well as meal preparation.
  • Support with budgeting, banking and money management.
  • Assistance to complete laundry and maintain good personal hygiene
  • Aid individuals with scheduling and attending medical/dental/specialist appointments in town and out of area.
  • Promote self-advocacy and assist with conflict resolution when needed.

IMG_7416.JPGSupport services are provided typically during the week Monday to Friday between the hours of 9:00am and 4:30pm. This service is designed to be flexible and exceptions may be made based on identified individual needs to include support services after 4:30pm and on weekends. The program does not run on statutory holidays.

The number of support hours allocated and frequency of service may vary from once a week to five times a week dependant on individual needs for support and contract funding levels from Community Living BC. The program does not charge individuals or their families a fee for services.

For more information on any of the programs listed above, please contact the program manager, Nikki Vincent at 250 674-2600.

Outcome Measurement Reports for our programs are available for you to down load and read. December 2020 Community Integration Services Report