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.



Our Mission

Our Mission is to advocate for and with persons with a disability to exercise their right to full participation in society.


Links to disability resources and contact information for western & greater Wisconsin areas.

Contact CILWW

If you have questions about our services and programs, or need more information for yourself or a family member, please contact us today!

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:

Assistive Technology for Bed, Bath and Beyond!

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...

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Making Life a Little More Clear!

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...

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Level Up Gaming Group – Now Statewide!

Level Up Gaming Group - Now Statewide! A place where gamers of all abilities can connect, learn, and have fun! Level Up Gaming Group, is a free group for individuals with disabilities. The group is a social/educational group on gaming to learn about benefits, risks,...

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Wisconsin Winter Wonderland

Winters in Wisconsin, when you use walking-aids, can be challenging. Being safe is the top priority! There are different options for assistive technology used to ensure your safety during the long Wisconsin winters! CILWW has macro traction ice cleats for...

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Voter Experience Survey

Voter Experience Survey Your help is needed! We are are asking for help with sharing your voting experience and encouraging other voters to do so as well. Click the link above for more information!

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CILWW Independent Living Partners

To ensure the quality of the services CILWW provides we rely on our trusted partners.