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Core Services

Advocacy

Individual Advocacy is provided through center staff working with individuals to obtain necessary support services from other agencies in the community.

Systems Advocacy is provided through center staff and consumers working together to enact change in the community that makes it easier for all persons with disabilities to live independently in the community.

 

Independent Living Skills Training

Independent Living Specialists work with individuals in one-on-one or group settings to improve needed skills to live independently. Examples of skills include:

  • Budgeting
  • Cooking
  • Reading
  • Employment

 

Information and Referral (I&R)

ILRC provides information regarding and referral for community resources, supports, organizations and disability information.

 

Peer Support

Support is offered through opportunities for one-on-one and group interaction with others who experience disability.

ILRC currently sponsors a Fibromyalgia Support Group which meets monthly at the Community Christian Church in Jefferson City. Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of every month from 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm.  Contact ILRC at 573-556-0400 for more information.

ILRC offers various activities throughout the year for recreation and peer support. Events include a Holiday Social, Community Coffees, Educational Seminars and more.  For upcoming events please call or see the list of current events.

 

Visit programs for additional opportunities.

Upcoming Events

May
7
Thu
5:00 pm Basic Cooking Skills @ ILRC
Basic Cooking Skills @ ILRC
May 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Basic Cooking Skills @ ILRC | Traverse City | Michigan | United States
Basic Cooking Skills WHO:       Youth with Disabilities ages 12-22 WHEN:     May 7, 2015 5:00-6:30 WHERE:   ILRC, 1760 Southridge Drive, Jefferson City Please RSVP to Jenny by May 6th at 573-556-0400 or jennifer@ilrcjcmo.org YOUTH (Age 12-22): In order to attend Youth Group activities each youth must fill out Youth Group paperwork. If you do not have it at the time of dropping your youth off, you will be required to fill it out before you leave. In order to receive it before the event, please let Jenny know and ILRC can mail or email it to you.

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