Life Sharing Contractor Opportunities
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Burnaby Association for Community Inclusion is a grassroots non-profit agency that has been supporting people with developmental disabilities and their families for over 60 years. We are looking for people who are interested in providing Life Sharing in the Vancouver area. Life Sharing means living with and sharing your life with a person with a developmental disability.
A Life Sharing Contractor’s role is to:
• share their life and their home with persons with disabilities.
• Provide a safe and healthy environment.
• Be willing to learn and follow personalized communication support and behavioral support, to teach daily living skills, to role model a healthy lifestyle, to be respectful, sensitive and provide structure and stability.
• have experience and/or training supporting persons with developmental disabilities, FASD, autism, mental health issues, depression, behavioral challenges and/or medical support needs.
First-Aid, Criminal Record Check and References will be required should you be determined to be a life share match.
Locations: West Vancouver, Vancouver, Burnaby