Roommate Companion/ Adult Respite - General

Cultivating Relationships, Connecting Communities, Creating Possibilities

Share your home, skills and passions.  Join our team & make a difference.

Do you live in Lethbridge?

Do you want to become active in your community and enjoy extra income?


We are currently seeking Roommate Companions & Weekend Respite Providers, (Contractors), to support individuals with developmental disabilities.  You will live together; sharing your home, your support/mentorship skills & companionship as needed.  As a Contractor with SACLA, it will fit well if you have additional employment and or school during weekdays.

For Weekend Respite, you will need to be flexible/available to provide support for 2 – 24 hour periods (i.e. Friday 5:00pm – Sunday 5:00pm).  Remuneration is dependent on the level of support required.

Preference will be given to those applicants without children in the home.

Southern Alberta Community Living Association was established in 1980 as a non-profit organization. We have a long and proud history of providing innovative and creative supports for people with developmental disabilities and their families.

Our philosophy is based on the belief that people have a right to experience a quality of life that reflects pride and accomplishment. All individuals receiving supports through Southern Alberta Community Living Association are encouraged to define what their “best life” might look like and how Southern Alberta Community Living Association might support them to achieve their vision for the future.

You will need to provide us with:

·        a clear Criminal Record Check inclusive of a Vulnerable Sector Check for everyone in the home 18 and over,

·        valid driver’s license, access to a vehicle,

·        Emergency First Aid / CPR certificate,

·        $2,000,000 Vehicle and Home Liability Insurance.

Time: Full Time Roommate Companion
Remuneration: Remuneration dependent upon requirements plus a negotiated room and board fee
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