Washtenaw Avenue is the primary transportation corridor linking Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti and traversing Pittsfield and Ypsilanti Townships. This area has consistently held the highest bus ridership for thirty years,… Read more ›
Advocacy & Education News
Thursday, May 23, 2013
The Ann Arbor CIL and other disability advocates are working with Delta Airlines.
Delta is interested in learning about the travel experiences of passengers with disabilities with the goal of… Read more ›
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Many of you know me as ‘Ava, the gardening coordinator’, and it is true that I love our community garden! In addition to loving the Ann Arbor CIL garden however,… Read more ›
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
The Ann Arbor CIL is very involved in transportation issues throughout the county. We have been awarded $5700 to further the work to increase county wide transit by helping to… Read more ›
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is hosting an open house-style public meeting to discuss improvements to the I-94 Business loop in Ann Arbor, between I-94 and Main Street. Construction… Read more ›
Thursday, May 10, 2012
The University of Michigan’s Spinal Cord Injury Model System Advisory Board held their semiannual meeting today at the Ann Arbor CIL. The Board is Chaired by Ann… Read more ›
City Meeting Calendar
We have created a Google Calendar to keep track of upcoming city meetings on issues affecting the Disability community-- housing, transportation, development and more. These are opportunities to learn more about the decisions being made and advocate for what is important to you.Click here for our Google city meetings calendar.
- If you go, let us know!
Our Advocacy Work
The Ann Arbor CIL works to improve the quality of life for individuals with disabilities in these areas:
- Local Government
- Health & Mental Health
- Schools & Education
- Curb Ramp & Sidewalk Safety
- Parks & Recreation
We also provide disability awareness and sensitivity training to:
- Colleges & Universities
- Healthcare Providers
- Entertainment Venues
For more information on our education and training services for businesses and organizations, visit our Training & Consulting page.
Our Training Workshops
"Tom & Carolyn's Disability Awareness workshop is a ‘must attend’ for all employers and should be included as part of annual diversity training.” Elizabeth Kelly, PBS television show, 'A Wider World.'
For more information on our Disability Awareness Workshops, visit our Training & Consulting page.