Independent Living For All

We offer a range of training activities and curriculum for daily life skills, safety and well-being, and financial stability, all customized to meet individuals needs. Independent Living Specialists work one-on-one to create individual goals for independence and road maps for achieving them. Some examples include:

  • Self-determination and advocacy
  • Communication skills
  • Employment
  • Household management
  • Budgeting
  • Parenting with a disability
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Voting
  • Goal-Setting
  • Organization
  • Housing Search
  • Adapting to your home
  • Sexuality
  • And more!

Our Independent Living Services are available to persons with disabilities in the following counties in the Midlands and Upstate: Abbeville, Anderson, Calhoun, Cherokee, Chester, Clarendon, Fairfield, Greenville, Greenwood, Kershaw, Laurens, Lee, Lexington, Newberry, Oconee, Orangeburg, Pickens, Richland, Saluda, Spartanburg, Sumter, Union, and York. However, many of our programs are statewide.

If you are interested in receiving independent living services, call us at 803.779.5121 or email us at info@able-sc.org.

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Subminimum Wage FAQs

Recently, we announced a new SC Statehouse bill that would end subminimum wage for people with disabilities. Since a lot of people don’t even know that subminimum wage legally exists, we wanted to share some basic info about it on this FAQ page.

Statehouse bill introduced to end subminimum wage for people with disabilities

A joint resolution filed at the SC Statehouse on Tuesday aims to end subminimum wage for people with disabilities in South Carolina.