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Empowering people with disabilities to increase their independence through choice and opportunity.

Who We Serve

We work with people of all ages — from children who might have a disability to senior citizens. We assist people who have a wide variety of disabilities, including physical, cognitive, visual, auditory and mental/emotional.

What Is A Center For Independent Living?

A Center for Independent Living is a nonprofit, community-based agency that provides five core services: advocacy, independent living, information and referral, peer consultation and transition.

Personal Care Attendant Services

Our program ensures people with disabilities are able to arrange and receive any personal care attendant services they need to live safely in the home setting of their choice, all backed by the experience and support of Paraquad.

From an accessible health and wellness center to interpreter services, we will help you find a solution.

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On The Blog

For Rent Sign

SSI Benefits an Eye-Opening Experience

Prior to being hired by Paraquad, I had no experience working with people who are homeless. I was shocked when I found out just how much of a challenge it is to live on Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits.

President George H. W. Bush signs the Americans with Disabilities Act

There Are No ADA Police, And Maybe That’s OK

As we celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) this year, it’s a great time to look back at the work disability rights advocates have done over the years.