CUSTOM FIT INCLUSION & EMPLOYMENT SERVICESrbranddotca2023-02-15T17:22:45+00:00
CUSTOM FIT INCLUSION AND EMPLOYMENT SERVICES
We believe an inclusive community benefits everyone. Custom Fit Inclusion & Employment (CFIT) provides person centered supports to promote well-being, inclusion, and belonging for adults with diverse abilities. This program is funded through Community Living BC.
Our Community Inclusion Program supports individuals in their communities to learn, connect, and belong. CFIT offers small group and individualized activities in the areas of life skills enhancement, health, education, volunteering, social and recreation.
Our Supported Living/Outreach program supports individuals to grow independent living skills their homes and communities. Support Workers visit people regularly to teach and assist domestic life skills such as cooking, cleaning, home maintenance, budgeting, organization, and safety.
Our employment program assists job seekers to secure and maintain meaningful employment. Services include job development, job site training, and job supports. The CFIT team uses a process of discovery to identify a job seeker’s skills, abilities, and preferences and then partners with local businesses to determine how to best meet their business needs.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
HOW DO WE INVOLVE YOU IN THE DECISION MAKING?rbranddotca2017-08-31T17:46:24+00:00
The service provided by Custom Fit Inclusion & Employment is person-centered. In other words your needs and preferences guide any services we offer. Families and support networks are invited to participate during intake and regular review meetings. Communication with you and your families and support networks is ongoing and encouraged.
HOW LONG CAN I RECEIVE SERVICES?rbranddotca2022-10-31T22:31:27+00:00
Service delivery is determined on an individual basis. It may be ongoing or for a limited period. It is important to discuss these options with your CLBC Facilitator and the Manager of Custom Fit Employment Services.
HOW LONG DO I HAVE TO WAIT FOR THE SERVICE?rbranddotca2017-08-31T17:48:25+00:00
Services are referral-based through Community Living British Columbia. The service is free of charge; however, work-related expenses, such as transportation to and from work, are the responsibility of the individual receiving service.
WHAT IS CUSTOMIZED EMPLOYMENT?rbranddotca2017-08-31T17:50:38+00:00
Customized Employment is a system that uses a process of discovery to identify your unique skills and abilities to find the best opportunity for you. We match the talents of the person to a specific job.
WHAT ARE MY RESPONSIBILITIES IF I RECEIVE SERVICES FROM CFIT?rbranddotca2017-08-31T17:54:09+00:00