Supports for Community Living

Enhancing Independence in the Community

The emphasis of this program is to develop each person’s capacity for living as independently as possible. Brain Injury Specialists work with survivors to establish goals and provide the skills, strategies and tools required to meet those goals.

Supports for Community Living Services (SCL) is funded through the Alberta Brain Injury Initiative – Community and Social Services.

Inclusion Critera

  • Acquired or traumatic brain injury survivor
  • Able to develop and work on goals with minimal staff support
  • Lives in a safe environment
  • Does not rely on overnight paid supports
  • Any mental health or substance use must be managed through other supports
  • Ability to achieve their goals within two years of starting the program

Home Organization

  • Problems solving/decision making abilities
  • A healthy lifestyle
  • Personal support networks
  • Self-advocacy skills
  • Memory strategies
  • Organizational skills
  • Computer, cell phone, tablet skills
  • Emotional support strategies

Daily Living Skills

  • Communication skills
  • Community awareness
  • Use of transportation and transit
  • Household management
  • Money management
  • Menu planning, grocery shopping
  • Safety issues
  • Literacy
  • Leisure and recreational activities


  • Offered in the individual’s home and/or in the community
  • Anywhere in the Calgary Rockyview Region
  • Supports are limited to 10 hours/week
  • Available 7 days per week during the day and evening

Referral Form

Professional or self-referrals are welcome!

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We are excited to offer two psycho-educational groups!

  • Out and About Women’s Group
    • Focuses on outings and activities that provide an opportunity to share experiences
    • Be active, explore the community, to learn and grow as women
  • Stepping Stones
    • Explore a variety of different topics including: anger management, brain health, goal-setting, and more
    • Opportunity for peer-learning and support

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