- Oklahoma Equipment Exchange
- DME Reuse
- Special Education Resolution Center
Centers for Independent Living (CILs) are nonprofit community-based nonresidential organizations that are run by and for people with disabilities, providing programs and services to help individuals have a more independent life style. The core services that the CILs provide include: systems advocacy, individual advocacy, peer counseling, information and referral, and independent living skills training.
Statewide Independent Living Council of Oklahoma (SILC)
Sidna Madden - Executive Director
3535 NW 58th St., Ste 480
Oklahoma City, OK 73112
FAX: (405) 951-3504
See Appendix C for Centers for Independent Living locations.
• Persons with a disability
AT SERVICES PROVIDED/COVERED
• Information & Referral
• Assessment & Evaluations
• Case Management
• Locating Alternate Funding
• Training for Consumer & Family
• Supporting Software
• Loan Closet
AT DEVICES PROVIDED/COVERED
• No AT devices are provided or covered.
• Contact the CIL nearest you and request services.
PIECES OF THE PUZZLE
• Each CIL is an independent nonprofit organization and has its own programs, policies and procedures. Programs and services will vary from organization to organization.
• Centers for Independent Living are located in Bartlesville, Enid, McAlester, Norman, and Tulsa.
• CILs have a fee-for-service contract with the Department of Rehabilitation Services to provide independent living services to people with disabilities that have an employment outcome. Those services may include:
• independent living assessment;
• community integration;
• intensive counseling; or
• home modification.