Category: Events

Back to Schol Peer Support Social

9/16/2016

Back to School Peer Support Social Night Join us September 20, 2016 from 6:30-7pm at the Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living 3941 Research Park Drive Ann Arbor, Mi 48108 The Ann Arbor CIL Youth Program is hosting an evening social and educational event to help youth adjust to the new school year, connect with peers, and learn healthy ways to cope with the everyday stress of being a student! This event is free and… Back to Schol Peer Support Social

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Starting a Business with a Disability

9/15/2016

Launching a Business No Matter What: Starting a Business with a Disability. When: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 1-3pm Where: The Entrepreneurship Center at Washtenaw Community College This is a FREE event, but registration is required. Register: startingabizwithadisability.eventbrite.com Join Cheranissa Roach, Business Consultant with the Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living as she discusses how to launch a business with a disability, available resources and supports, and developing a winning business mindset. Cheranissa has worked with… Starting a Business with a Disability

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Monroe Biggby Coffee Outreach

9/15/2016

Monroe Biggby Coffee Outreach TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 20, 2016 8:15AM-10:15AM Biggby Coffee 559 N Telegraph Road, Monroe, Michigan 48162 Do you, or someone you know, have a disability and would like some information about Independent Living? ~WE CAN HELP~ Visit us at Tim Hortons and learn more about our services. For more information, or to contact us with accommodation requests, please visit us on the web at: www.annarborcil.org or call 734-682-5271 Biggby Outreach

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Adele VIP Tickets Available

9/06/2016

Adele VIP Packages Available The Adele concert is SOLD OUT. Here is your chance to enjoy the live performance of six-time Grammy Award Winner Adele, one of the world’s most known and best selling artists. With top songs like “Hello”, “Someone Like You”, “When We Were Young”, “Rolling in the Deep” and “Rumor Has It”, it is no wander the tour sold out in mere minutes with an estimated 10 million people vying for tickets.… Adele VIP Tickets Available

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Kit Social Action Night: Elevation Burger Fundraiser

9/02/2016

Kit Social Action Nights! Enjoy a night on the town with CIL Friends while honoring the legacy of Kit Cromwell*. Once a month, a group of people with disabilities, friends, family, and allies meets at different restaurants around the Ann Arbor area to socialize and to update each other on action efforts and events in the community. The September Social Night will take place on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living… Kit Social Action Night: Elevation Burger Fundraiser

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Peer Support and Networking Lunch

8/18/2016

Important Notice! The CIL will now begin holding the Peer Support and Networking Lunch on the third Wednesday of every month. Our next lunch will be held September 21, 2016 from 12pm-1pm in the Gathering Space at the Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living. Join us for good food and good conversation! Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living 3941 Research Park Drive Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108 Peer-Network-Lunch-Flyer

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Summer Tea in the Sensory Garden

8/18/2016

Wednesday, September 7th, at Liberty Park Plaza, from 3-6pm. Commission on Disability Issues is hosting “Summer Tea in the Sensory Garden”. This event will feature a variety of non-profits to talk about the services they provide for people with disabilities and a reintroduction to the sensory garden at Liberty Plaza. Come out and join others from the community on September 7th from 3-6pm!

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Parkridge Summer Festival

8/18/2016

Saturday August 27, 2016 from 11am-6:30pm Harriet St, Ypsilanti, Mi 48197 Summer Festival 2016 at Parkridge Community Center and Park. Come enjoy food vendors, merchandise vendors and community resources/ services vendors. The Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living will have a community resource table where we will share information about the CIL and the services we provide for Washtenaw, Monroe and Livingston counties. Bring friends, families and children out to enjoy the Summer Festival and… Parkridge Summer Festival

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Pizza Party for Youth Transitioning to Adulthood

8/02/2016

THURSDAY, AUGUST 18TH, 5:30 TO 7:30 CHILDREN’S SPECIAL HEALTH CARE SERVICES AND THE CENTER FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING PRESENT: YOUTH TRANSITIONING TO ADULTHOOD PIZZA PARTY. *Please RSVP by August 16 to 734-544-6874* An evening of pizza, music, board games, and new friends! Parents and Youth are invited to come and learn more about the different transition resources available to your family. Raffle for movies, food,  and more! Make your day easier and join us for dinner… Pizza Party for Youth Transitioning to Adulthood

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ADA 26th Anniversary Celebration spot runs on Ann Arbor’s Community Television Network.

7/19/2016

Once again, Executive Director Carolyn Grawi took to the airwaves, starring in a Community Soapbox segment about the upcoming 26th Anniversary Celebration of the American’s with Disabilities Act on July 26th. On this momentous day, the Ann Arbor CIL will be hosting a celebration at the CIL. The event will include: Music, Food & Prizes Scavenger Hunt, Games & Recreation Activities CIL Open House & Tours Opportunities to learn about the ADA John Weir Scholarship… ADA 26th Anniversary Celebration spot runs on Ann Arbor’s Community Television Network.

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