Supported Independent Living Program for Youth

The Supported Independent Living program assists youth in Fort St John and Dawson Creek to become independent during the transition into adulthood.

You may access this program if:

  • You are 16 – 19 years of age.
  • You are a youth in care or you have a youth agreement.
  • You are on probation.
  • You are employed or enrolled in an education or training program.
  • You are not able to live at home or with a relative, and
  • A Financial Aid Worker, or Social Worker, who is employed by the Ministry for Children and Family Development, has referred you into the program.

PROGRAM FOCUS

  • Establishing rental accommodation.
  • Linking to appropriate health, dental, and social supports.
  • Providing assistance with financial planning and budgeting.
  • Providing individual, group, and peer support.
  • Providing personal, social, and general life skills training.
  • Assisting youth to maintain full time attendance at school or employment.

CONTACT

For further information about this service, or to access the program please contact the Intake Worker at 250-785-6021 Ext 227

If the Intake Worker is unavailable, leave a message and telephone number and you call will be returned, or email: FA@communitybridge.ca

This program is funded by the Ministry of Children and Family Development.



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Contact Us

Email: info@communitybridge.ca

Fort St. John

Hours of Service

Monday to Thursday: 9am–5pm
Friday: 8:30am–4:30pm

Ph: 250-785-6021
Fx: 250-785-4659
10142 101 Avenue, Fort St. John, BC V1J 2B3

 

Dawson Creek - Family Preservation & Supported Independent Living, Domestic Peace, Teaching Home Support

Ph: 250-784-2004
Fx: 250-784-2009
#103 1200 103rd Avenue, Dawson Creek, BC V1G 4R3

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Ph: 250-785- 6021 Ext 251
#101 1200 103rd Avenue, Dawson Creek, BC V1G 4R3



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