Programs

Advocacy

SCIL provides information and assistance for people with disabilities and their families in promoting change when faced with barriers and discrimination in accessing support systems, benefits, and services such as:
  • Applying for disability
  • Assistance in the appeals process
  • Discrimination
  • Information on Medicaid benefits and housing
  • Self advocacy

Information and Referral

Provides information about disability related topics and referrals to community resources to people with disabilities and the general public.

Peer Mentoring

Provides peer support groups for people with like disabilities to support each other and also individual peer mentoring.
  • Brain Injury Support Group
  • Acquired Disability Support Group
  • Helpers and Achievers Transition Support group

Independent Living Skills Training

Our Transition Center assists individuals in gaining independence by teaching much needed life skills such as:
  • Cooking & nutrition
  • Computer skills
  • Money management
  • Sign language
  • GED preparation
  • Setting and achieving goals
  • Socialization and much more!

 Wheelchair Ramps

SCIL builds portable modular wheelchair ramps for individuals with disabilities allowing access, safety, and independence. 

Medical Equipment Loans

SCIL loans  durable medical equipment such as:
  • Manual and power wheelchairs
  • Walkers
  • Grab bars
  • Preachers
  • Transfer benches
  • Canes (1-4 prongs)
  • Bed Wedges
  • 0,2,3,and 4 wheeled walker
  • Scooter
  • Crutches (regular and Canadian)
  • Steppers
  • Bed Rails
  • 3 in 1 commode
  • Toilet riser
  • Shower chair (with or without back)
  • Transfer Bench
  • Transfer Board
  • Lift Chairs
  • Hoyer Lifts
  • Hospital Beds
     

Computer Loans

SCIL loans refurbished computers and other computer related components to people with disabilities.
WITH ALL OF OUR SERVICES AND PROGRAMS, WRITTEN REQUESTS FOR ACCOMMODATIONS, AS REQUIRED UNDER THE ADA, MUST BE MADE A MINIMUM OF FIVE  DAYS IN ADVANCE TO SCIL’S OFFICE 

Medical Equipment

Medical Equipment Loans

SCIL loans durable medical equipment on a long or short-term basis to people with disabilities who lack the financial income or insurance to cover the cost of purchase from other sources.

  • Wheelchairs
  • Walkers
  • Power Chairs
  • Canes
  • Grab Bars
  • Reachers
  • Transfer Benches and more!