Translation - Explanation and Caution

The County of Lanark is offering text and website translation services provided by Google Translate™, a free service currently offering over 50 languages. Our goal is to assist English as a Second Language (ESL) users with a way to understand the programs, services, and information provided by Lanark County.

Please note that NOT all text may be translated correctly or be translated at all. You agree that when a translation is complete, you assume the risk of any inaccuracies, errors, and omissions therein. You agree that the County of Lanark shall NOT be held responsible or liable for any damages or losses that may result from your reliance upon or use of Google Translate™.

Life Skills Support

Life-skills training can be offered on a time limited basis. Where one to one instruction is required for independent living, or employment we will assist the individual to purchase the additional supports (Passport) they require to target specific skills in order to successfully live independently in the community. Examples of skills taught include:

  • Community orientation, shopping, banking, employment coaching
  • Budgeting and money management
  • Accessing community programs and services
  • Activities of daily living
  • social interaction
  • community safety