Welcome to St. Mary's Independent Living Extensions
St. Mary's Independent Living Extensions (SMILE) is a nonprofit organization of trained caregivers who work around-the-clock to enrich the lives of adults with developmental disabilities by maximizing independence, breaking down barriers and advocating for greater community access.
Enhancing the health and well-being of adults with developmental disabilities, whether they live independently or in a family setting, by providing compassionate care, supportive instruction, and constructive encouragement to effectively engage with others, so that those with special needs thrive in the communities where they live, work, play and interact.
Fun Fund - For those special needs members who can not afford fun days, which includes festivals, dances, city adventures, etc. due to cost.
Forever Fund - To help special need members cover the cost of care when there parents/guardians are no longer able.