Currently families have the option of waiting for government funded support like group homes, however, the wait for this type of support is often quite lengthy. In partnership with Community Living Toronto, LIGHTS has been developed to provide another option for families who want to help their family member live in a home of their own.
Is LIGHTS for you?
A LIGHTS Facilitator will guide families through the planning it takes to create a new living arrangement. To assist in this journey, some preliminary check points have been created to determine if LIGHTS is the right path for a family to take.
The LIGHTS Fund
Living on your own costs money! Living with a house mate or two can make it more affordable but for some, it will require more than what individuals have on their own. The following outlines how individuals and families can access the LIGHTS fund.