Southwestern Center For Independent Living (SWCIL)
Information and Support
109 S 5th St, Ste 700, Marshall, MN, 56258
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Disability-related information and referral resources for people of all ages representing local, regional, statewide and national resources.
- Assistance with community resources
- Benefits assistance
- Free / no cost to eligible clients
- Adults with disabilities
- Children and/or youth with disabilities
- Older adults with disabilities
Cottonwood, Jackson, Lincoln, Lyon, Murray, Nobles, Pipestone, Redwood, Rock and ?Yellow Medicine counties
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
- Advocacy - Disabilities
- Consumer Directed Community Supports (CDCS) Support Planner
- Employment Support for Workers with Disabilities
- Environmental Accessibility Adaptations (EAA) Home Modification
- Independent Living Skills (ILS) Training
- In-Home Family Support
- Nursing Home Relocation
- School to Adult Life Transition
- Support Group - Peer Support
- Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Community Partner
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LR-1550Centers for Independent Living Definition
Consumer controlled, community based, cross disability, nonresidential agencies designed and operated within a local community by individuals with disabilities that provide an array of independent living services. All CILs provide five core services: information and referral, independent living skills training, peer counseling, individual and systems advocacy and transition. In addition, many CILs also offer transportation services, mobility training, personal assistance, housing and home modifications, recreation services, vocational programs, assistance in obtaining assistive technology equipment and other individualized services designed to increase and maintain independence.
TD-1600.3100-180Disability Rights Groups Definition
Organizations that support the passage and enforcement of laws or other social measures that protect the rights of people who have physical, mental, developmental or learning disabilities and maximize their ability to enjoy the same opportunities, resources and privileges as the mainstream population.
TJ-0500Accessibility Information Definition
Programs that provide information about the accessibility of parks, airports, public buildings and other facilities for use by people who have restricted mobility. Also included are programs that provide general information about accessibility in home, work and community settings.
TJ-3000.8000Specialized Information and Referral Definition
Programs that maintain information about community resources that are appropriate for a specific target group or human services sector (for example, youth programs or addiction services) and which link individuals who are in need of specialized services with appropriate resources and/or which provide information about community agencies and organizations that offer specialized services.
YJ-8750People With Disabilities/Health Conditions Definition
Individuals who have physical, sensory, developmental, cognitive, mental or emotional limitations, illnesses or injuries that affect their ability to engage in one or more major life activities. Disabilities and health conditions may be temporary or permanent, may be present at birth or occur at any point in a person's lifetime, and can be of different levels of severity.
YQ-1500Consumer Directed Organizational Perspective Definition
Organizations and individual practitioners who offer maximum choice and control (including the ability to select, manage and dismiss their workers) to people who use services or other supports to help with daily activities.