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INDEPENDENT LIVING

The Toward Maximum Independence (TMI) Independent Living program assists individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to live as independently as possible at home with the necessary support.

The program provides up to 80 hours a month of one-on-one support to adults with disabilities living in their own home. Services are focused on skill development and can include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Money management

  • Meal planning and preparation

  • Shopping and accessing community resources

  • Safety, health and household management

  • Parenting education

  • Budgeting, bill paying, financial management

  • Community orientation, access and participation

  • Accessing community resources

  • Self-advocacy

  • Social skills, relationship building

Independent Living Stories