The Supported Independent Living (SIL) Programs of Lakeside Neurologic and its affiliated community-based programs in Wauchula, Florida are dedicated to enriching the lives of persons with traumatic brain injuries, neurologic injuries, and neuropsychiatric disorders. This is accomplished by providing normalized community living opportunities combined with meaningful, productive and therapeutic daily activities.
The goal of the SIL program is to provide each resident the opportunity to live in a community environment and to access vocational, educational and recreational opportunities in the community. The SIL program provides the support, supervision and guidance to insure that each resident has the opportunity to experience the quality of life to which we all aspire — security, identity and community involvement, as well as meaningful vocational activities, recreation pursuits and social support. The residents of the SIL program reside in comfortably furnished home settings in Wauchula, Florida. This shared living arrangement provides opportunities for immediate and meaningful social relationships. These opportunities provide for a greater sense of independence and identity for each resident. Support and supervision are provided as needed, twenty-four hours per day.
As the leader in brain injury rehabilitation across the continuum, we offer multiple options to meet the needs of SIL program clients; from the structured programs on the main campus, community-based programs in the rural city of Wauchula, Florida providing access to all of the choices, challenges, and successes that come with an urban environment.
Supported Independent Living Program Overview
Lakeside Neurologic provides a Supported Independent Living Program which offers an opportunity for individuals with brain injuries and other neurologic impairments to be afforded supported living in a dignified community setting at a reasonable daily cost. The program is designed to provide normalized community living and meaningful daily activities along with the support and supervision necessary to ensure safety and security.
The Supported Independent Living Program offers the client:
The Supported Independent Living Program offers the funder:
Lakeside Neurologic’s innovative and cost conscious Supported Independent Living Program is designed to provide individualized programs that teach the skills needed to become more independent and provide necessary support and supervision. The overall goals of the program are increased self sufficiency and improved quality of life in a safe and secure environment.