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Shared Living Providers

Share your home and make a difference!

The Arc of the South Shore, Inc. is looking for kind, committed and compassionate people in the south shore area to become Shared Living Providers!

A Shared Living Provider is someone who opens their home and provides daily support and companionship to an adult with a developmental disability. A Shared Living Provider is a teacher, mentor and friend, helping the person to live a meaningful life at home and in the community. In exchange for providing support and companionship, the Shared Living Provider receives a generous tax-free stipend and on-going training.

Qualifications include:
An environment-friendly home that offers a clutter free, single/private bedroom that is accessible to meet the needs of the individual;
Provider must have a valid driver’s license, reliable and properly registered and insured vehicle;
Must have acceptable driving history, CORI, SORI, Fingerprinting background check results;
Must be CPR and First Aid Certified (training available for certification)
Experience working with adults with physical or intellectual disabilities
Apply to The Arc!

A job where you make a lasting difference in someone else’s life isn’t a job at all—it’s a purpose.