QCLA operates two residential settings - each with unique characteristics and dynamics but sharing the common theme of providing a comfortable and supportive environment to help residents achieve their highest level of independence. Our main areas of support are:
- Health and Personal Care
- Building and Maintaining relationships with family, friends and co-workers
- Skill Development in the home, community and workplace
- Empowerment through encouraging input and choice making
- Community access and involvement including
- Recreation and Leisure
- Spiritual and Cultural interests
- Independent Living
QCLA's Apartment Cluster Complex is part of QCLA's main building, located above our main office in West Quesnel. There are four (4) apartments, each allowing up to two (2) residents. The tenants here are given varying levels of support according to their needs, twenty four (24) hours per day. Staff's focus at this locationn is to teach daily life skills, including looking after their apartment. Assistance is given with banking, shopping, and recreation to help each tenant reach their personal goals of independency. The Apartment Cluster location has an elevator for accessibility along with it's large and bright stairwell. Also, two (2) out of the four (4) apartments have direct access to a balcony area that is much enjoyed by all throughout the warmer months. The location of the home allows it's residents to fully participate in their area making community access easy with the mall and downtown being within walking distance.
The Apartment Cluster - Supported to Semi-Supported Living in a Neighbourly Atmosphere.
*Applications for this service are referred through Community Living British Columbia*