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Apply for a youth college scholarship!

Apply for a youth college scholarship!

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...
Improving Transit Experiences for Everyone

Improving Transit Experiences for Everyone

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...
Making Waves in Lansing

Making Waves in Lansing

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...

New Small Business Program in the News!

Our new EmpowerYou business incubator, designed especially for women of color to provide help in starting a small business, is in the news! Check it out at the link below. Interested in participating? Contact cheranissa@aacil.org for more info!...
Automated Wheelchair Restraints are now in AAATA buses!

Automated Wheelchair Restraints are now in AAATA buses!

“I think it’s awesome … it’ll be easy to get on and off without having the bus driver help you.” That’s what one user had to say about the new automated wheelchair securements that are now in Ann Arbor area buses! We are thrilled to partner...

Livingston: Crepes and Games Events on hold

Livingston CIL: Unfortunately our monthly events at Crepes and Games in Howell is temporarily canceled — Crepes and Games has closed and so we are looking for a new venue for this fantastic get together every month! If you have any suggestions or requests for...
Job Opening: Small Business Program Assistant

Job Opening: Small Business Program Assistant

We’re hiring! Do you have experience starting a small business or working in one? Do you also have skills in social media and administrative organization? Then come talk to us! We’re looking for a great new addition to our team to help our small business...
EmpowerYou Business Program Launching

EmpowerYou Business Program Launching

Do you know a woman who’s been itching to start her own business, but needs a little bit of help? Thanks to a new grant from the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, we’re launching a small business incubator for women, particularly of color, with...

Monroe CIL closed until 2 pm Thursday

Due to staff involvement in the Making Connections event, the Monroe office will be closed until 2 pm on Thursday. See you when we get back!
Movin’ and Groovin’ Program Brings Adaptive Dance

Movin’ and Groovin’ Program Brings Adaptive Dance

We keep “turning” out new programs! Join us every Thursday starting next week for Movin’ and Groovin’. Dancers from the Ballet Chelsea Adaptive Dance program will be here to lead a multi-ability dance class spanning multiple genres of dance....