Where residents are approved by the NASC for inclusion at A Supported Life the Ministry of Health, in the context of a contract between provider and funding agency pay a Support Subsidy for each individual debited directly to A Supported Life.

Additional to this the Ministry of Social Development pay a portion of the individual’s Invalid Benefit to ASL. The remaining part of the benefit is paid to the individual resident for personal expenditure. Each resident and their family are responsible for clothing and other personal costs.

A Supported Life holds a contract with the Ministry of Social Development which provides partial funding for the running of the community inclusion service Way Out West.