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Phone/TTY: (906)228-5744
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"As an intern at SAIL, I have been able to direct many people toward programs or organizations that may help people live more independently. Every time a goal is accomplished, the feeling of success is totally noticeable. Even with one client at a time, the community is noticing that this organization cares about our clients and the communities in which they serve."
- Jennifer Webber

Community Support

SAIL helps coordinate the many different supports people with disabilities need, including services for independent living, and nursing home transition programs.

Independent Living

Tailored to the individual, these supports may include:

  • Information & Referral
  • Case management of all services, supports, and/or treatment
  • Job development, training, and supervision for supported employment
  • Community living supports to increase or maintain self-sufficiency
  • The transportation services key to success in education, employment, and community participation
  • Guidance for individuals and families evaluating housing options
  • Information for families planning their child’s transition to adult services, Social Security application, guardianship, wills and trusts, and other adult issues

Nursing Home Transition

As part of Michigan's Single Point of Entry program, SAIL also provides information and supports for people who want to move from nursing homes to the housing of their choice.

We help individuals:

  • Create a plan for transition
  • Evaluate housing options
  • Assess housing for potential barriers and find ways to overcome them
  • Create checklists and shop for furniture, groceries, and other items for new housing
  • Set up cleaning service, meals, transportation, and community activities


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1200 Wright Street, Suite 3  |  Marquette, Michigan
Phone/TTY: 906-228-5744  |  Toll free: 800-379-7245  |  Fax: 906-228-5573
this page was last updated on February 13th, 2017 at 6:48PM