Supported Living

Katie smiles as she sits on the couch in her own apartment.

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 […]

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A Night with Michael Jackson

Several individuals participating in the Supported Living program enjoyed a special treat in November—a Michael Jackson concert! A Michael Jackson impersonator named Danny Dash Andrews put on a show at The Blue Note highlighting the four decades of music by Michael Jackson. Katie, Shaina, Daniel, Tony and Shelia met up at the venue and enjoyed […]