Empowering people with disabilities to increase their independence through choice and opportunity.
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.
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.
Paraquad’s Shine the Light Jubilee, celebrating our 50th anniversary, is going virtual! You can purchase a ticket or sponsorship for access to our pre- and post-parties and to receive a Jubilee Goody Box. Or you can stream the event for free. See you on Friday, September 25!
On November 17th, Paraquad hosted a virtual summit to discuss the transition from youth to adult Medicaid services for people with disabilities. This transition can be challenging and daunting for new college students or young adults entering the workforce. This event provided parents, educators, and students with the information and resources to navigate this change….
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Paraquad’s Public Policy & Advocacy Department has been busy spreading the word across the state about how and why to make sure everyone is able to vote and be heard this November. If you haven’t had the chance to attend one of our trainings, no worries! Public Policy & Advocacy Specialist Sarah Schwegel recorded a…