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3013 Beale Avenue, Suite B102 – Altoona PA, 16601 


Voice/TDD: 800-237-9009

Message us on our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/cilscpa/ 

Office Hours: Monday-Thursday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM

Welcome to the Center for Independent Living of South Central Pennsylvania!

The mission of CILSCPA is to empower People with Disabilities to LIVE independently!

Begin your journey of self-discovery, personal fulfillment and INDEPENDENCE at the Center for Independent Living!

CILSCPA serves People with Disabilities; any one, any age, any disability in Blair, Bedford, Cambria, Fulton, Huntingdon and Indiana Counties.

Our Core Services are:

  1. Peer Counseling
  2. Independent Living Skills
  3. Information and Referral
  4. Advocacy
  5. Transition
  6. Youth to Adult
  7. Nursing Home Transition (from the Nursing Home to the Community.

Together, we’ll create your personal “life plan” enabling and equipping you to define and achieve your goals!

Begin your journey with us!

The Mission of the Center for Independent Living is to empower people with disabilities to live independently.

This CIL strives through advocacy and collective action to remove physical and attitudinal barriers that prevent People with Disabilities (PwD) from exercising their rights, achieving personal independence, and participating fully in the life of the community.  Programs, services and trainings provided by this CIL teach consumers to take responsibility for their own abilities to live independently.

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20 Support Service Providers Trained to work with people who are Deafblind!

The Center for for Independent Living of South Central PA (CILSCPA) partnered with the Center for Independent Living of Central PA (CILCP) to provide training for people to learn how to provide Support Services to people who are deafblind.  The CILCP is excited to introduce 20 new Support Service Providers (SSPs) to the Deaf Blind … Continue reading 20 Support Service Providers Trained to work with people who are Deafblind!

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