Great news!

We are excited to announce that Community Connections was recently awarded the contract to coordinate Home Sharing services in the East Kootenays. Susan Nicholson has been our coordinator in the East Kootenays and has been supporting the caregiver support group and developing and supporting new Home Sharing options for CLBC. Having the agency coordinated Home …

For the people you support

General & Health Supplements CRIS Adaptive Adventures From their website: Based out of Kelowna, BC, Canada, CRIS Adaptive Adventures endeavors to provide people with disabilities the opportunity to experience a variety of outdoor and wilderness environments through the human power of such equipment as kayaks, tandem bikes and adaptive hiking chairs. CRIS Adaptive Adventures is about adapting to the …

Respite

What is Respite Respite providers are adults chosen and paid by the Home Share Provider to provide scheduled ‘breaks’ to the Home Share Provider. Respite Providers offer ‘relief’ support to the person receiving Home Share Support. This ‘relief’ typically takes place in the Respite Provider’s home for a short period of time (usually weekends). For …

Training Materials

As of March 2019, all Service Providers contracting with CLBC must ensure that their employees and subcontractors complete mandatory training in privacy practices.  Please complete the online CLBC Privacy and Information Management course.  You will receive a certificate of completion once you’re done.  Please send us a copy! Watch our Medication Administration training video fullscreen …

Who Are We?

Community Connections Support Services is a private agency directed by Brian Burnham, holds a current CARF accreditation and is in excellent standing within its communities. Community Connections was established in 1991 and has been providing exceptional support to people living with a disability since that time. Services in the Central Okanagan include Home Share Coordination,  Residential …

Who are we?

Community Connections Support Services is a private agency directed by Brian and Jackie Burnham, holds a current CARF accreditation and is in excellent standing within its communities. Community Connections was established in 1991 and has been providing exceptional support to people living with a disability since that time. We offer supports in the Central Okanagan, …

Our Services

Support at Home Our residential services are designed to meet the unique needs of each of the people that we support that are creative, flexible and community based.  We utilize shared contracting, roommate and lifesharing models of support to save costs, enhance services and offer a more choices.  Our foremost purpose is to create a …