Independent Living Skills (ILS) Training services develop, maintain, and improve the community living skills of a person. List of services that ILS does provide including but not limited to; Interpersonal skills and communication- Learning how to respond to people in a socially appropriate way. Learning what touches are ok like handshakes, hugs etc... Safety and self-defense- Learning how to report abuse, and defend against abuse.
Leisure and recreation- Find activities both at home and in the community that the individuals enjoy doing, and make them happy.
Help finding affordable, accessible housing- Search apartments, and resources for place the individual can feel at home, and best fits their personal needs.
Problem solving assistance- Assist individuals to work through problems in their personal lives, work, staffing, and other issues that arise. Household management and organization- Ensure that the individuals live in a home that is safe for them and for outside visitors. Transportation resources- Assist in learning how to use public transportation, Metro Mobility, Medical transportation, and Airlines when needed.