Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living

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Join us for the Summer Celebration July 26!

6/06/2019

After much feedback and positive input from all of you, our community of friends and supporters, we have decided to merge our Gala, previously scheduled for June 14, with our Summer Celebration on July 26.   This year’s ADA Summer Celebration on July 26 will be an exciting and festive event, featuring food trucks with complimentary food and refreshments, games and prizes, adaptive and inclusive recreation, music, and our broad community of CIL friends and… Join us for the Summer Celebration July 26!

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Apply for a youth college scholarship!

5/29/2019

John Weir Scholarship Applications are Open! Our John Weir Academic Scholarship provides one-time scholarships ranging from $200 to $500 to graduating seniors who embody the spirit of disability advocacy. The scholarship is named in honor of one of the Ann Arbor CIL founders, John Weir, who was a pioneer in changing societal attitudes about the abilities of people with disabilities to live full, active, and integrated lives in our community. Click here to learn more about how to… Apply for a youth college scholarship!

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Improving Transit Experiences for Everyone

4/26/2019

The best way to learn about what it’s like to have a disability is to experience it yourself! And that’s just what we help people do in our disability awareness training workshops. Yesterday we were out at TheRide conducting a workshop for AAATA, Uber and other transit operators with our partner Feonix – Mobility Rising. Our mission? Better, safer rides for people with disabilities across our community.

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Making Waves in Lansing

4/25/2019

We were out talking to our legislators in Lansing yesterday! We were out as part of a state-wide day organized by CILs to bring disability issues to the attention of our legislators. Among issues we are advocating for? The new Go! logo! We strongly believe it’s important that all accessibility signs portray people with disabilities as the active and independent members of our community that we are. For more info about how you can help… Making Waves in Lansing

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