Community Information Database


Subject Description

Centers for Independent Living

Programs that offer a wide variety of independent living services for individuals with severe disabilities with the objective of helping them to function more independently in family and community settings and to secure and maintain appropriate employment. Services may include information and referral services, referrals for attendant care, attendant recruitment and training programs, independent living skills training, assistance in meeting housing and transportation needs, peer counseling, individual and community advocacy and advice and guidance regarding legal rights and benefits eligibility.

Taxonomy Code: LR-155

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