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.

CILWW Staff

OPPORTUNITY + RESPONSIBILITY + EMPOWERMENT = INDEPENDENCE

Our Mission

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

Resources

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.

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The latest news from CILWW:

Telecommunication Captioning – AT Article

Ideal for people with some degree of hearing loss, the Captioned Telephone, or CapTel, works like any other telephone with one important addition: It displays every word the caller says throughout the conversation. CapTel phone users can listen to the caller, and can...

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Assistive Technology Article – OrCam Read

Assistive Technology Article – OrCam Read Written by: Jenesis Lindbo, Independent Living Specialist at C.I.L.W.W. For people with mild low vision, reading fatigue, reading difficulties including dyslexia, and for anyone who consumes large amounts of text. OrCam Read...

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Assistive Technology Article – Braille Uno!

Today’s assistive technology article is looking at a game many people love – Uno! Uno is a classic card game that can be played by anyone. The assistive technology we are writing about are braille Uno cards, which makes playing Uno possible and easier for those that...

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CILWW Independent Living Partners

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