Take the first step with our Skills Inventory.
When an individual moves into their own home for the first time, they bring more than just furniture and boxes. They also take all of the skills and experiences they need to live independently. Just like a packing list, Center for Independent Futures' Skills Inventory ensures that individuals have the abilities and support they need for full, independent lives.
On this page, you can access a portion of our complete Skills Inventory, carefully selected to represent the core skills necessary for independence. Along with this list, we've included other materials to help families begin preparing for their loved one's move-out day. You'll learn about our process to determine skill level and strategies for supporting individuals to develop skills. The packet includes templates for breaking down tasks into smaller steps, inventories to use before and after skills coaching, and planning worksheets. These tools and resources are designed to guide families through the first steps in the process of creating independent lives.