In the fiscal year 2015, Independence, Inc. had a record setting year, providing Independent Living services to 541 people in our service area.
So how did we do?
87% of students served felt they learned an independent living skill that will help them with a successful to adulthood
86% of students served reported feeling more prepared for the future as a result of our programming.
78% adults surveyed stated that because of our services they
have been able to increase or maintain their personal independence.
66% of the adults surveyed reported they planned on
referring a friend to Independence, Inc. for service
Here are a few of the many positive comments we heard from the people we served:
"I want the leaders
to know how great their staff always treats me!"
"Their staff is like a guardian angel"
“Turned my life around and given me a good
life and hope where before, I had no hope.”
“Brought a lot assistance to my life now,
"I have learned more about how to get a job and that will help me with my future"
"I feel more prepared for the future because she has taught me a lot of stuff we need in life that I didn't know about."
"I wasn't thinking about my future but now I am."