Independent Living can be a huge piece of transition for some students. Some students may be looking for their own apartments and others may be working on mastering a skill related to living on their own; either way, independent living and all that goes with it are important topics to consider in the transition planning process. Below are links to sites that provide info on independent living supports, social activity opportunities, and fun activities...enjoy!


Show Me The Future Game
-This site is a space themed game that involves players in the decision making process for how to spend money; players are assigned a job & salary and must determine how to use their money to cover costs like food, clothing, housing, etc

Specialized Housing, Inc.
-Information on a community living option that allows the person, the family or a trust to purchase a unit and then provides support services that allow the person to be as independent as possible