Living a life of purpose is the purpose of life

Individual Supports

  • South Shore Support Services assists 32 people in a wide variety of living situations through individual supports.
  • In many cases the services of by South Shore Support Services allow these people the level of assistance they need to maintain their independence in the community.
  • A case manager is assigned to each individual and works with the individual to create a plan for addressing areas of need. If an individual needs a great deal of support they may be assigned more than one case manager.
  • Individuals in the individual support program work on skills including but not limited to banking/finances, medication administration/review, nutrition/healthy living, transportation, medical appointments, general housekeeping and socialization.
  • The individuals are allotted a specific number of case management hours per week based on the decision of the Department of Developmental Services.