Good Samaritan Society, The

Persons with Developmental Disabilities - Supported Independent Living


Description
Provides homes in which an individual with a developmental disability typically shares with a roommate or volunteer family.

Service offers:

  • shared-living accommodation for persons with developmental disabilities who do not require 24 hour paid support, using approved home and supportive roommate models

Includes:

  • overnight support provided by a person or people who also share the home
  • staff who monitor the service delivery for each individual
  • support for the family and individual in working towards specific goals
  • assistance with problem solving, direct support, and linking families to support networks
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals with a developmental disability
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) referral required
  • contact for more information
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-431-3703
Web Site
http://www.gss.org
Email
goodsaminfo@gss.org
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Contact for details.

Fee Reduction: Yes,

Subsidies may be available.

Membership Fee: Yes,

Annual memberships available. Contact for details.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
March 25, 2011
Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM