Options believes and practices the philosophy of an Independent Living Center being a consumer-controlled, community-based, cross-disability, nonresidential nonprofit agency. Each is designed and operated within a local community by individuals with disabilities and provides an array of independent living services.
The Independent Living Council of Wisconsin is looking for new members from Northeast WI. We need people with disabilities, and others with knowledge about Independent Living to fill membership vacancies. Council members are appointed by the Governor, and must complete an application process to be considered.
Gov. Thompson created the Independent Living Council of Wisconsin to develop and monitor a State Plan for Independent Living jointly with Wisconsin's eight (8) Independent Living Centers and to work other councils and groups.
The Council is looking for people with:
We need people to represent the diversity of people with disabilities:
We encourage minorities and people with disabilities to apply. Independent Living Council staff can assist interested individuals in applying. We also have information on our website, ILCW.Wis-IL.net. You can reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org or (608) 256-9257.
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