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
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.
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 Article – RocketBook Everlast
This notebook has 36 lined pages, but it can be used over and over by simply wiping the pages clean with a wet cloth. By using the app, any notes you write can be saved to common cloud services, email, or other virtual locations, and they can even be sorted and...
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...
Disability Vote Coalition: Resources for Voters
Check out the latest Resources for Voters from Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition, linked below. Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition: Resources for Voters
Assistive Technology Article – Braille/Large Print Monopoly
Today, the assistive technology that we are looking at is a family game everyone knows – Monopoly! With extra-large playing cards that have braille and large print on them, individuals that are blind or have low vision can play the game with ease. The board is also...
Wisconsin Peer Specialist – Trainings
Please see the trainings page is the most up-to-date resource for current and upcoming trainings linked below: Wisconsin Certified Peer Specialist Trainings
Assistive Technology Spotlight: Braille Dice
For today’s assistive technology article, we are going to be looking at braille dice. These dice are made for individual’s that are blind or have low vision. These dice, which are made of plastic, look similar to a regular set of dice, but the dots that represent the...
CILWW Independent Living Partners
To ensure the quality of the services CILWW provides we rely on our trusted partners.