Visiting Family From Afar

By: Jenesis Lindbo – Independent Living Specialist at CILWWGiven 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,...

SSI and stimulus Checks

You may be wondering if you or a family member’s benefits can be effected by the stimulus check issued by the government for COVID-19? According to the SSA website, “Please note that we will not consider economic impact payments as income for SSI recipients, and the...

COVID-19 and Mental Health

At the Center for Independent Living Western Wisconsin we know that things are tough with the current situation going on with COVID-19. This virus has likely brought new changes to your lives that include: altering daily routines, financial pressures, social...

CILWW Office Update

With the Governor’s order to stay at home and all non-essential businesses to close, CILWW will be closing our offices to the public. The Department of Human Services has indicated that Independent Living Centers are an essential business, so staff will be providing...