Supported Independent Living (SIL)

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Supported Independent Living (SIL)

Farris Care Services provide personalised support and resources to individuals with disabilities, empowering them to live more independently. We offer a range of assistance, including daily living skills development, accessibility modifications, transportation support, emotional and social support and access to resources. Our goal is to promote autonomy, enhance self-sufficiency and enable participants to achieve goals while maintaining their independence. 

  • Personalized Assistance: Our trained professionals work closely with you to identify your specific needs and provide individualized support to help you accomplish your goals.
  • Daily Living Skills: We focus on enhancing essential skills like personal care, cooking, cleaning, and managing finances, empowering you to be more self-reliant in your everyday life.
  • Accessibility Modifications: We can identify and implement necessary modifications to make your living environment more accessible, ensuring you can navigate your home with ease.
  • Transportation Assistance: Our services include transportation support, enabling you to travel independently, attend appointments, and engage in social activities.
  • Emotional and Social Support: We recognize the importance of your emotional well-being and offer opportunities for you to connect with peers, access counselling or support groups, and participate in community events.
  • Access to Resources: We help you access relevant resources, including disability-related organizations, vocational training, educational opportunities, and community services.
  • Advocacy and Rights Awareness: We support you in understanding your rights, advocating for yourself, and navigating systems to ensure your voice is heard and your rights are respected.
  • Assistive Technology: We introduce you to assistive devices and technologies that enhance your independence, such as mobility aids or specialised software.

How to Access SIL Services

  • Contact Us: Get in touch with our team to discuss your needs and learn more about how our SIL services can support you.
  • Eligibility and Assessment: We will guide you through the eligibility criteria and assessment process to determine the services that best meet your requirements.
  • Funding and Support: We can provide information on funding options and support available to assist you in accessing our SIL services.
  • Service Delivery: Once enrolled, we will work closely with you to develop a personalised plan and deliver the support and resources you need to enhance your independence.