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Webinar – “What is a Center for Independent Living (CIL)?”


Tuesday, February 9, 2021    
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Type


Free lunchtime event for families.

The Illinois Life Span Program of the Arc of Illinois is hosting the “What is a Center for Independent Living (CIL)?” webinar at 12 p.m. Feb. 9.

The presenter is Shelly Richardson, executive director for the Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC) of Illinois.

Participants will learn:

  • A brief history and philosophy of the independent living movement
  • The network of CILs in Illinois
  • The five core services offered by every CIL
  • Other services

Register online to attend this free event.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.