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:
Youth Peer Support Club WHO: Teens (16-19) with disabilities WHAT: Youth Peer Support Club WHERE: Online – ZOOM – receive an email invite prior to the meeting WHEN: Every-other Thursday from 5:00-6:30PM; the next meeting is October 22nd WHY: To connect with...
As fall and winter approach, and as the days grow shorter, people often feel more “down”. There is a logical reason for that, and that’s because of seasonal affective disorder where people don’t get what they need from the sun. There is a specific light that assist...
The gift of assistive technology means that you give someone something that they can use to make day-to-day life easier. There are several types of assistive technology that staff at Center for Independent Living for Western Wisconsin would happily demonstrate to you...
Given our current circumstances, we aren’t able to visit our family members. However, we do have the ability to see and speak to family members utilizing technology. With smart phones, tablets, computers, amongst so many other things, we are happy to give resources as...
During the winter, a lot of people don’t like leaving their home unless they need to. However, why not consider looking at some assistive technology that could help you in your home; specifically, the bedroom and bathroom. There are a few items that are available for...
As the weather changes, and with daylight savings, it is getting darker earlier. This is where a standard magnifier may not work as well when you’re reading magazines, books, the newspaper, or even looking at catalogs. However, there are a variety of lighted reading...
CILWW Independent Living Partners
To ensure the quality of the services CILWW provides we rely on our trusted partners.