The WHEEL OF INDEPENDENCE™ framework is an online tool, currently in development, used to track progress and measure outcomes for independence and functional life skills.
It is based on eight comprehensive life skill areas related to participation in activities of daily living at home, college/school and in the community.
Each of the eight areas are graded in order for the students to commence and develop alongside the hierarchy of skills based upon their individual level of need. Each skill area has been split into five levels.
How it works
Level one comprises of the foundation skills required to progress in each area. Every level gets progressively harder and the tasks involved more advanced.
Our online tool allows you to:
Example of skill hierarchy Example of visual to show progress each year
THE WHEEL OF INDEPENDENCE™ framework is currently in the final stages of development and will be available soon. To be kept informed of progress please register your interest.
We offer a full day training package on the use of THE WHEEL OF INDEPENDENCE™ framework and how best to put it into practice in your setting. The following topics are covered:
For more information about The WHEEL OF INDEPENDENCE™ framework and related training please get in touch.