”Life-sharing” is a way of life where each participant can make a meaningful contribution to the community, and where challenges are provided for everyone to grow in dignity and freedom to the fullest potential. Cultural, artistic and therapeutic experiences are provided through residential home care and day activities. By emphasizing the practical elements of life, skills are developed and matured
Through meaningful activities, a healing environment, and truly human companionship, Oakwood Life-Sharing encourages each person to master their own life. This mastery occurs in the context of family, community and society. By emphasizing both independence and interdependence, Oakwood promotes individuals to become dignified and effective citizens in the community.