Christine Wistrom works with a variety of programs at Disability Network/Lakeshore to promote independent living. Chris is a gerontologist and a former long-term care ombudsman whose passion is supporting elder, disabled adults in their efforts to live independently. Working as Nursing Facility Transition (NFT) Coordinator since 2010, Christine has assisted over fifty nursing facility residents to return to their homes in the community. Christine has also worked in the SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access and Recovery (SOAR) program. She is committed to promoting independence in persons with disabilities.