Supportive Living Services
What is SLS?
Supportive living is a concept which creates opportunities for people to choose where they live, with whom they live and how they lead their lives. AIMES provides Supportive Living Services to Kern Regional, CVRC, Westside, Lanterman and Tri Counties consumers in Bakersfield, California.
Trained staff members help as needed with teaching skills in homemaking, money management, life skills and self advocacy. Staff also help with medical appointments, medication, and community intergration.
Who can recieve service?
- At least 18 years old
- Have a diagnosis of developmental disability/mental health disorder and/or dual diagnosis
- Have a desire to receive SLS
- Must be a Regional Center consumer
(661) 589-9992 or send us a message here
We recieve a refferal from a Regional Center
We get to know the individual
We assess their needs and goals
We create a personalized program for the individual
Supported Living Services begin
Types of SLS
AIMES SLS provides support to individuals with disabilities as they gain personal independence at home and in their communities. AIMES SLS creates the opportunity for the individual to choose where to live, with whom they live, and how they live their lives.
AIMES Community Placement Program provides 24 hour support and supervision to consumers coming out of a state developmental center. Individuals in CPP behaviors ranging from moderate to severe and require a high level of supervision.
AIMES Mobile Crisis Team specializes in stabilizing consumers with extreme behaviors. Consumer's often have a dual-diagnosis and behaviors of physical aggression and/or self harm. MCT can be a last resort for individuals in danger of entering a developmental center or a safe envirornment while on a waitlist for one.
AIMES Independent Living Services is a type of supportive living service where the individual recieving care is living with family. Our experienced staff supports and helps teach the fundamentals needed to live on their own.
AIMES Homemaker provides total care support to our clients that require 24 hour hands on care.