Monthly Archives: December 2017

Happy Holidays from the Ann Arbor CIL!

12/21/2017

Happy Holidays from the Ann Arbor CIL! We hope that you will be able to take a break from your busy lives to enjoy time with your family and friends! As the new year rolls around, please also consider giving back to the community! Gywnneth is not alone. With your help, we’ve provided 2153 employment services, involved 2052 youth in growth and transition opportunities, and organized and completed 9317 programmatic services to allow constituents like… Happy Holidays from the Ann Arbor CIL!

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Carolyn Grawi to Depart from the Ann Arbor CIL

12/19/2017

  It is with mixed emotions that the Ann Arbor CIL announces the departure of Carolyn Grawi from the Center.  Carolyn has served as Executive Director since 2014, and prior to that served the Center as Vice President of Programs 2013-2014, and Director of Advocacy and Education 2005-2013. She will be leaving the Center to pursue a new opportunity in 2018. Over Carolyn’s more than 12 years of service at the Center, she has accomplished… Carolyn Grawi to Depart from the Ann Arbor CIL

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Donate today to support the Ann Arbor CIL!

12/15/2017

Donations help the Ann Arbor CIL hosts workshops and events and offer private services to help people with disabilities advance at home, at school, at work, and in the community. Our top services include peer support, advocacy, information and referral, transition, and independent living. With your help, we’ve provided 2153 employment services, gotten 2052 youth involved in growth opportunities, and organized 9317 annual programmatic services. A donation goes a long way in the lives of… Donate today to support the Ann Arbor CIL!

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Wheelchair Basketball Clinic

12/07/2017

Michigan Medicine Adaptive Sports Program presents Wheelchair Basketball Clinic December 9, 2017 1:00-4:00 Peace Lutheran Church 8260 Jackson Road, Ann Arbor Children ages 5-18, in need of modification to play basketball due to physical disability, are welcome to come learn basketball skills and drills with wheelchair basketball coaches and other players. Participants must register with Becky McVey at rmcvey@med.umich.edu

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Open Enrollment on the Marketplace ends Friday, December 15

12/07/2017

Open Enrollment on the Marketplace ends Friday, December 15 While it’s true that Medicaid is open year-round, there are many people who are just over the Medicaid cutoff. (A single person working full time at $9.00/hour is over the Medicaid cutoff.) Remember that Open Enrollment on the Marketplace this year is half the length of open enrollment last year. Last year, we had three months…this year, November 1-December 15. The Washtenaw Health Plan is open… Open Enrollment on the Marketplace ends Friday, December 15

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Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP)

12/01/2017

Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP) If you are new to Medicare, or perhaps need help enrolling or changing your current plans, MMAP services are available at the Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living (www.aacil.org). MMAP is a free health-benefit counseling service provided to Michigan residents. The goal is to help Michigan’s Medicare beneficiaries find their way through the health benefits maze and better understand their health insurance and drug coverage options. If you would like individual… Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP)

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