Community Living – Stormont county promotes a Person-Centred Planning approach to services. The planning process helps in setting goals, developing strategies and outlining tasks and schedules to accomplish the goals. The process aims to strengthen the person’s ability to have his/her wishes understood and broaden his/her self-determination, choice and control.
Are generally for individuals in C.L.S.C. residential services. All aspects of a person’s life are assessed when developing the plan. This includes work, friends, travel, home, possessions, family, romantic relationships, learning and education, spiritual, social, health and safety and community. Life Plans are reviewed/revised every six months and a new one completed every two years.
Individualized Support Plans
Are completed annually for all people supported by Community Living – Stormont County. Measurable goals are identified by the individual and his / her support network. Accountability for reaching the identified goals are clearly defined. Individualized Support Plans are reviewed/revised every six months and a new one completed yearly.
Individuals receiving supports in this area will learn the skills needed to enhance their independence at home or in the community. This includes but is not limited to the following:
- Travel Training
- Menu Planning
- Cooking Skills
- Budget/Money Management
- Safety (Personal and Home Safety)
- Housing Support
- Social and Recreation Support
- Personal Care Skills
- Other areas as deemed necessary
All referrals for Adult Services must be made to Developmental Service Ontario –1-855-376-3737