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Ladies Auxiliary donates money to Center for Independent Living-funded scholarship

Ladies Auxiliary of the Scranton Chapter of UNICO recently donated $2,000 to the pre-employment scholarship fund for people with High Functioning Autism run by the NEPA Center for Independent Living’s Transitional Skills Center. 85 more words


Harm and the Well-Intended Ableist

By Darma Canter

While we listened to 3 of Disability Network West Michigan – Newaygo staff members talk about their work, I heard some things that were interesting and very encouraging about supporting disability rights in court and independent living. 508 more words

Help in Austria

It counsels persons with disabilities (PWDs) till they get to be able to live independent lives. It supports them “no matter what kind of disability they have” till they get to be engaged in an inclusive society. 204 more words

Independent Living Words of Power: Comments to the ILA

In preparation for the CILs’ administrative move to the the Independent Living Administration at the Administration for Community Living at the Department of Health and Human Services, we wrote expanded definitions of key words used in the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act. 926 more words

Self-evident Truths of Independent Living Philosophy

To have an independent living movement there are only a few principles that are immutable. “I speak for myself.” It summarizes the revolution from dependence to independence. 312 more words