Supported Living

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Making a Night to Remember

“An unforgettable prom night experience that changes the narrative on how people with special needs are viewed. It is a celebration of the value of life and a night when all guests are kings and queens of the prom.” The Tim Tebow Foundation In February, Compass Church in Columbia, Mo. brought the Tim Tebow Foundation’s […]

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Making Gains Toward Independence

Two individuals participating in the Supported Living program are gaining the skills they need to live the independent lives they want. Katie, who has been in the Supported Living program for two years, recently had the opportunity to move into her own apartment. “I really like the freedom of having my own place,” says Katie […]

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All Dressed Up for Night to Shine

Each February, the Tim Tebow Foundation sponsors a Night to Shine—a prom-like social event for individuals with disabilities ages 14 and older. The event features dancing, a photo booth, karaoke, dinner, and more. Guests are paired up with a volunteer buddy at the event who makes sure they have a good experience. Each guest receives […]

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Catching the Holiday Crafting Bug

This past holiday season, several people participating in the Supported Living program came down with a bug—the crafting bug! To celebrate the holiday season, an ornament-making party was hosted at Barb’s apartment. Hailey Crabtree, a Direct Support Specialist, came up with the idea to have the party. “In setting up this event, it was my […]