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Association of Programs for Rural Independent Living Open in a new browser window
   A national network of rural independent living centers, other programs, and individuals concerned with the unique aspects of rural independent living. APRIL is an advocate for increased funding and policy changes to improve rural disability services.
   http://www.april-rural.org/
Canadian Association of Independent Living Centres (CAILC) Open in a new browser window
   A national umbrella organization which consists of local autonomous Independent Living Resource Centres (ILRCs). Each ILRC is community-based and controlled by and for persons with disabilities.
   http://www.cailc.ca/
Centers for Independent Living Web Sites Open in a new browser window
   Links to centers and resources for the United States and Canada.
   http://www.jik.com/ilcs.html
Design Linc Open in a new browser window
   Listing of Independent Living Centers in the United States.
   http://www.designlinc.com/centers3.htm
Disability World Open in a new browser window
   A web-zine dedicated to advancing an exchange of information and research about the international independent living movement of people with disabilities.
   http://www.disabilityworld.org
Family Village--Independent Living Resources Open in a new browser window
   Links to papers on Independent Living philosophy and lists of Independent LIving Centers.
   http://www.familyvillage.wisc.edu/general/indpndt.htm
IMPACT Center for Independent Living Open in a new browser window
   A site to preserve and promote the rich history and philosophy of the independent living movement.
   http://www.impactcil.org/
Independent Living Research Utilization Open in a new browser window
   Information, training, research and technical assistance in independent living.
   http://www.ilru.org/
Independent Living USA Open in a new browser window
   Resource for individuals with disabilities, their families, providers of services, Independent Living centers, and professionals.
   http://www.ilusa.com/
Institute on Independent Living Open in a new browser window
   Promotes the opportunities of persons with disabilities to gain more personal and political power, self-determination, full participation and equality, both in Sweden and internationally through educational activities.
   http://www.independentliving.org/
Mobility, HYG-5276-95 Open in a new browser window
   Ohio State University Extension fact sheet on the subject.
   http://ohioline.osu.edu/hyg-fact/5000/5276.html
National Centre for Independent Living (NCIL) Open in a new browser window
   Britain's National Centre for information about independent living issues affecting disabled people.
   http://www.bcodp.org.uk/ncil/index.html
National Council on Independent Living (NCIL) Open in a new browser window
   A membership organization that advances the independent living philosophy and advocates for the human rights of, and services for, people with disabilities to further their full integration and participation in society.
   http://www.ncil.org/
National Home of Your Own Alliance Open in a new browser window
   Funded by the Administration on Developmental Disabilities to promote opportunities for people with disabilities to own and control their homes.
   http://alliance.unh.edu/
Rebuilding Together with Christmas in April Open in a new browser window
   This national nonprofit free of charge rehabilitates homes for low-income homeowners, particularly the elderly and those with disabilities.
   http://www.rebuildingtogether.org
The San Diego Regional Center (SDRC) Open in a new browser window
   Supports people with disabilities and families in San Diego and Imperial Counties, California, who wish to use individualized funding to purchase their own services and supports. Project information, principles, hotline, and resources.
   http://www.sdrc.org/
Wheelchair Accessible Homes Open in a new browser window
   Articles of interest to people with disabilities, wheelchair accessible homes, contractors that specialize in this field.
   http://www.waccess.org/

Last Updated: 2007-10-18 04:04:44