Independent Living Resource Center - Independence and Empowerment for All
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Mission of

Independent Living Resource Center

To promote greater independence and empowerment for persons with disabilities through advocacy and resources.

VISION: Independence and Empowerment for All.

Independent Living Resource Center (ILRC) is a fragrance free environment. Please refrain from using scented products when visiting.

History of Independent Living Resource Center, Inc.Independent Living Resource Center, Inc. (ILRC) first opened its doors in Jefferson City, Missouri in 1997. 1760 Southridge Dr, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102

Missouri Service Area

Vial of Life Project

We proudly offer Vial of Life decals to our community for free. We feel that the Vial of Life Project is a most important program for protecting seniors and others in need.

We would like to thank American Senior Safety Medical Alarm Systems for donating these kits to our organization.



Southern Callaway County
Cole County
Moniteau County
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Camden County
Miller County
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Independent Living Philosophy

“Independent Living does not mean that we want to do everything by ourselves, do not need anybody or like to live in isolation. Independent Living means that we demand the same choices and control in our every-day lives that our non-disabled brothers and sisters, neighbors and friends take for granted. We want to grow up in our families, go to the neighborhood school, use the same bus as our neighbors, and work in jobs that are in line with our education and interests, and raise families of our own. We are profoundly ordinary people sharing the same need to feel included, recognized and loved.” Dr. Adolf Ratzka

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Upcoming Events

8:30 am Accessibility Group @ ILRC Large Conference Room
Accessibility Group @ ILRC Large Conference Room
Jul 14 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Accessibility Group Opportunity Many barriers to access exist for people with disabilities living in the Jefferson City area and have the un-intended effect of keeping people with disabilities out of the mainstream, unable to access services, and unable to participate fully in all that Jefferson City has to offer its residents. A number of helpful changes can be done at a small cost that will accomplish the goals of the ADA enabling persons with disabilities to look forward to being active members of the Jefferson City community for a long time to come. An Accessibility Group has formed to assist with community and local housing accessibility issues. This group will work with city groups and consist of persons with disabilities, service partners, medical providers, and business and civic leaders to work with the City of Jefferson on issues including more accessible housing and building code evaluations. The next meeting of the Accessibility Group will be Monday, July 14 at 8:30 a.m. This meeting will be held at ILRC, 1760 Southridge Drive, Jefferson City, MO 65109. Please RSVP to Jeremy Murray at 573-556-0400 X1011 or no later than July 9th.
1:00 pm Claim Counselor In-House Day @ ILRC
Claim Counselor In-House Day @ ILRC
Jul 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
CLAIM counselor available to counsel the Medicare eligible regarding benefits options.

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