York Region

Lifetime Independent Facilitation

There is more on our facebook discussion group  ( https://www.facebook.com/groups/yrlif/ ).

WHO ARE WE?


A Not-for-Profit founded in 2015 by parents of adult children with an intellectual disability. We are  lead by a Steering Committee and Board of Directors

WHAT IS OUR PURPOSE?


Our purpose is to develop the local and lasting professional capacity necessary to empower people with an intellectual disability to be full citizens in our community by ensuring the availability of trained independent facilitators within York region.

HOW WILL WE ACHIEVE THIS?

  1. TRAINING. To promote, subsidise and organise the training of professional independent facilitators.
  2. OUTREACH. To publicise the value and crucial importance of lifetime independent facilitation for people with an intellectual disability.
  3. SERVICES. To organise, support and monitor the provision of independent facilitation services to people with an intellectual disability.