Focus on Independence

Come Tell Us Like It Is! Be part of forming NWGA CIL’s plans for 2020 – 2022. Share your ideas, thoughts and suggestions about what people who have disabilities want in our community and how we can best serve them. In order to maximize convenience, we will host five focus groups in five locations (click … Continue reading

Fourth Session: EmployABILITY

NWGA Center for Independent Living Cordially Invites You to… EmployABILITY  A five-month course for people who have disabilities that are seeking employment. This program includes speakers on disability topics and an open discussion about finding & keeping employment. Each course will occur on the second Thursday of each month. Fourth Session: Thursday, July 11, 2019 … Continue reading

In Honor of Olmstead

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE IN HONOR OF OLMSTEAD By Mykah Knitig “How do you define disability?” I asked. “Having to make arrangements to be able to function in the way that society calls ‘normal’,” Erna answered. In April of 2016, Erna had back surgery. She spent about two months in recovery at the hospital; the surgery … Continue reading

Access Collaborative, June 2019

You are cordially invited to the June meeting of The Access Collaborative  For this session we will be hearing about  The Parental Accountability Court (PAC) Program Presented by Jessica M. Ferguson Parental Accountability Court Coordinator Division of Child Support Services Georgia Department of Human Services      Wednesday, June 5, 2019     2 p. m. … Continue reading

Third Session: Employability

  NWGA Center for Independent Living Cordially Invites You to… EmployABILITY  A five-month course for people who have disabilities that are seeking employment. This program includes speakers on disability topics and an open discussion about finding & keeping employment. Each course will occur on the second Thursday of each month. Third Session: Thursday, June 13, … Continue reading

We need YOUR feedback!

Help us improve our services to the disability community by completing our Strategic Plan 2020 – 2022 survey! You can click this link to be taken directly to the survey. Please be assured that your answers will remain completely confidential. We will be using the answers provided in this survey to plan how we serve … Continue reading

Second Session: EmployABILITY!

NWGA Center for Independent Living Cordially Invites You to… EmployABILITY  A five-month course for people who have disabilities that are seeking employment. This program includes speakers on disability topics and an open discussion about finding & keeping employment. Each course will occur on the second Thursday of each month. Second Session: Thursday, May 9, 2019 … Continue reading

Access Collaborative for May 2019

You are cordially invited to the May meeting of The Access Collaborative  For this session we will be hearing about  Access to Mental Health Services Presented by Jim Moore, President NAMI Rome     Wednesday, May 1, 2019     2 p. m. – 4 p. m. Where: Our office at 527 Broad Street, Rome GA 30161 … Continue reading