Start with a discussion
Develop a vision for a good life - defined by the person
Brainstorm to explore dreams, aspirations, learning objectives, relationships, and contributions to the community. Try using the tools below to lay the foundation for exploring a full range of supports.
This tool helps individuals and families think about what a good life means to them, and also identify what they know they don’t want. The space around the arrows can be used to think about current or needed life experiences that help point the trajectory arrow in the direction of the good life vision.
Developing a Vision
Forming a vision and beginning to plan for the future in each of the life domains helps plot a trajectory for a full, inclusive, quality life in the community. This tool is to help individuals with disabilities of all ages start to think about a vision for how they want to live their life.