Independent Living Arrangements & Skills

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Independent Living Facilities: Residential facilities, apartments and/or planned communities for older adults, people with disabilities or other populations designed to enable those who are eligible to have a form of independent living in a secure environment. Independent Living Skills: Programs that assist people who have disabilities to learn the basic skills of daily living through of individual and group counseling and instruction, experience and practice in coping with real or simulated life situational demands. (From AIRS BH-7000.5100-330 and LR-3200)

2001 Eighth Avenue, Suite 2700
Seattle, WA 98121
Phone: 206-282-7300
Address:
2001 Eighth Avenue, Suite 2700
Seattle, WA 98121
Phone: 206-282-7300
Fax: 206-282-3555
Email: cls@casey.org
Eligibility: Resources to help prepare youths for living on their own.
Services Provided:

Consulting: Ongoing strategic consultation at no cost to child welfare systems and tribes.

Public Policy: Comprehensive child welfare information to support policymakers

Research and Analysis: Information to support decision-making, bolster system integration, build capacity, and support sustainability.

Casey Life Skills: Free practice tool and framework for working with youth in foster care. It assesses independent living skills and provides results instantly. Intended to be done between a youth and their social worker, case manger, or other mentor.

Direct Services: Operates nine field offices in five states (Arizona, California, Idaho, Texas, and Washington) that provide direct services to urgan, suburban, and rural communities.

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 9/4/2020
220 Montgomery Street, Suite 968
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 212-463-7042
Address:
220 Montgomery Street, Suite 968
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 212-463-7042
Eligibility: US and Canada
Services Provided: Small emergency expenses. Modest Needs offers three main types of grants: Self Sufficiency Grants, Back-to-Work Grants and Independent Living Grants.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 3/21/2019