What is the L.I.F.E. program?
L.I.F.E. stands for: Learning, Independence, Friendship and Education. It is a fee -for- service daily group program designed to support adult individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD.)
The staff team is trained in Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) and other instructional and support strategies specific to individuals with ASD. They use these skills to guide participants through our daily activity schedules.
One staff member supports three participants and programs are tailored to meet individual and group needs.
Is the L.I.F.E. program right for your adult child?
The L.I.F.E. program is right for you, if you:
- have ASD with low to moderate support needs;
- are 18+ years old;
- want to socialize and learn with others;
- can engage in safe behaviour in a group and community setting;
- are able to toilet independently; and
- is able to move independently.
What is the focus of the L.I.F.E. Program?
The focus of our L.I.F.E. Program is to provide learning opportunities and community – based experiences that promote skill development in individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
A number of skill areas are addressed in this program. Some of them are listed below along with some of the activities included in the program.