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WILC is a not-for-profit, community-based resource, advocacy, and training center dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with disabilities. WILC has been providing services, since 1981, to people of ALL ages with ALL types of disabilities in Westchester County and the Lower Hudson Valley Region. WILC works within the community to provide Education, Disability Awareness, and Advocacy for the Removal of Barriers.

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How do I apply for Paratransit?

My child has a disability and I need information about the CPSE/CSE process.

Where can I find help to pay for my prescriptions?

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Transition Center

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Training Center




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Programs

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Regional Programs

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Advocacy

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A D A Americans with Disabilities Act
The ADA gives civil rights protections to individuals with disabilities.
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Housing Fair Housing Amendments Act
The FHAA prohibits discrimination in housing sales, rentals or financing.
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Emergency Prepardness
Emergency Preparedness
No matter what the disaster or emergency is, preparation prior to an emergency is vital. learn-more link
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is a web exhibit by the Smithsonian Museum of American History.
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Independent living is living Independent Living is…
controlling and directing your own life and taking responsibility for your own actions
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LINKS Links
Links to Government, Informational, Recreational, Media, and Holiday sites, plus Alphabetical listings of sites. learn-more link

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MONTHLY EVENTS


Housing Workshop
Every Monday, 11AM - 1PM
Every Wednesday, 2PM - 4PM

Mental Health Peer Network
4th Friday of each month, 2PM

VIP (Visually Impaired) Group
Last Tuesday of each month, 2PM - 4PM

Deaf Social Group
3rd Friday of every other month

Barrier Busters
One Thursday of each month

Partners for Success Workshop
First 2 weeks of every month
(Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)

For info on these and other Programs,
Contact@wilc.org

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Westchester Independent Living Center, Inc.
© Copyright 2014 WILC

CONTACT US


Main Office
200 Hamilton Avenue, 2nd Floor
White Plains, New York 10601
(914) 682-3926 (Voice)
866-933-5390 (VP/TTY)
(914) 682-8518 (FAX)
Directions to WILC

Satellite Office
Putnam Independent Living Services
1961 Route 6, 2nd Floor
Carmel, New York 10512
845-228-7457 (Voice)
866-933-5390 (VP/TTY)
845-228-7460 (Fax)
www.PutnamILS.org

Yonkers Outreach Office
Pathways to Success
75 Riverdale Avenue
Yonkers, New York 10701
914-376-8600 (Voice)

Contact@wilc.org

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