Independent Living

1999 Institute on Independent Living
National Council on Independent Living  A national membership association of local nonprofit corporations known as Centers for Independent Living (CIL).
Disability Organizations Network  DisOrgNet is an on-line database designed to give your organization world-wide exposure. Presently, some 150 organizations from all over the world are registered with information about mission, philosophy, activities, fields of specialization, resources in terms of experts and published materials, capacity for accommodating study visits, internships and traineeships, interest in participating in joint projects with groups or organizations in other parts of the world.
The Inter-American Institute on Disability  Disability (IID) is a private, non-profit entity whose purpose is to interface between public and private organizations and associations of and for people with all types of disabilities.
Listing of independent living centers worldwide  Possibly the most current and comprehensive listing on the Internet today of CILs/ILCs from around the world. Where available, the list includes e-mail, web and postal addresses.
Organisation Building Resource Kit Disability Awareness in Action's (DAA) Organisation Building Resource Kit assists organisations of disabled people to improve their structures and the way they work.
Media Information Resource Kit Disability Awareness in Action's (DAA) Media Information Resource Kit offers concrete methods to change the structures of society and attitudes, and to support your cause through traditional media.
Independent Living Virtual Library  Contains information on advocacy, aging with disability, assistive devices, de-institutionalization, developmental disabilities, education, employment, euthanasian and eugenics, family relationships & sexuality, history, human rights, ideology & definitions, independent living, international development, legislation & legal action, media, national policy, organizations & networking, peer support, personal assistance, recreation & travel, United Nations documents, universal design, women with disabilites.

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