Cowichan Independent Living
About Cowichan Independent Living
Cowichan Independent Living provides services to anyone living with disabilities in our community
A few of the services we provide are Information and Referral, Peer Support, Parking placards, Skills Development, Volunteer and work experience opportunities. We can offer guidance and support with forms your working on such as CPPD and PWD. We offer Adaptive Recreation, such as adaptive sailing held during summer months, trail riders, outdoor picnics at the park, bowling, swimming and more. Medical Equipment Loan Program for items such as toilet seat risers, walkers, canes, wheel chairs and bath benches. We loan these for 3 months at a time by donation.
Stasha is our Executive Director, she works to keep the office running smoothly, keep it fun and can answer almost any question you have based on her in depth knowledge and life experiences. Handicap Parking placards are available at our front desk. These are available for personal use with a filled out application from your Dr. The cost is $25 for 3 years for a permanent or $23 for a temporary for 1 year. We also have them available to Organizations for $25 per year. We often have summer students, volunteers and work experience people out and about in the community looking for new ideas for fundraising, gathering information, and here to help people with their everyday needs.