Welcome To CILWW
The Center for Independent Living is part of a network of Wisconsin Independent Living Centers that are non-residential, private, non-profit, consumer-controlled, community-based organizations providing services and advocacy by and for persons with all types of disabilities. Their goal is to assist individuals with disabilities to achieve their maximum potential within their families and communities.
OPPORTUNITY + RESPONSIBILITY + EMPOWERMENT = INDEPENDENCE
Who Are We?
CILWW is a community-based, non-residential,
private non-profit agency that is staffed and
governed by people with disabilities.
Become a Volunteer
CILWW is currently seeking volunteers for our Fishing Has No Boundaries program, volunteer drivers for our Transportation program, as well as other opportunities.
The latest news from CILWW:
Housing discrimination against people with disabilities is common, but with information and the assistance of the Fair Housing Center of Northeast Wisconsin (FHCNW), housing consumers can fight back. In 2019, 58% of statewide housing discrimination complaints filed...
On January 29th Assistant Director, Kyle Kleist, along with representatives from the other seven Independent Living Centers (ILC’s) provided testimony on SB567 (https://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/2019/proposals/sb567) to the Senate Committee on Health and Human Services...
American Heart Month, an annual celebration in February that began in 1964, urges Americans to join the battle against heart disease.
CILWW Independent Living Partners
To ensure the quality of the services CILWW provides we rely on our trusted partners.