Independent Living Resources of Solano & Contra Costa Counties

Independent Living Resources of Solano & Contra Costa Counties ILRSCC empowers people with disabilities to live independently through advocacy and support Independent Living Resources (ILR) is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping people with any type of disability live normal, independent lives.

Through education empowerment and advocacy, ILR strives to fully incorporate those with disabilities into the community and eliminate institutional, social and attitudinal barriers that hinder progress. All services provided by Independent Living Resources are free of charge for persons with disabilities and seniors, their families and the agencies which serve them. Contact us today for more information about how we can serve you.

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ILR is skilled at assisting disabled clients find housing that is affordable and accessible for their needs. We know tha...
09/13/2021

ILR is skilled at assisting disabled clients find housing that is affordable and accessible for their needs. We know that living independently is important for many, and we can help navigate fair housing laws and even work with those wanting to own or rent a home. https://bit.ly/38oYCPF #ilrscc #IndependentLiving #SeniorServices

ILR is skilled at assisting disabled clients find housing that is affordable and accessible for their needs. We know that living independently is important for many, and we can help navigate fair housing laws and even work with those wanting to own or rent a home. https://bit.ly/38oYCPF #ilrscc #IndependentLiving #SeniorServices

Scientist Stephen Hawking, actor Michael J. Fox, and singer Andrea Boccelli are just a few famous individuals who have o...
09/10/2021
8 famous who exemplify overcoming their disability | Sunrise Medical

Scientist Stephen Hawking, actor Michael J. Fox, and singer Andrea Boccelli are just a few famous individuals who have overcome many disability-related challenges and enjoy immense success in life. Read this article to explore other noted people who have done the same. https://bit.ly/3k6fzFt #ilrscc #Diversity #Inclusion #PeopleWithDisabilities

⏩ It is possible to overcome oneself with a handicap! ♿ Discover the amazing stories of 8 celebrities, inspiration and example 💪

Independent Living Resources is pleased to help those with disabilities and seniors apply for and understand any benefit...
09/08/2021
: Benefit Counseling & Advocacy | Benefits | Counseling | Advocacy | Solano, Contra Costa

Independent Living Resources is pleased to help those with disabilities and seniors apply for and understand any benefits they qualify for, such as health insurance, Social Security and work options. Those having trouble or finding barriers in obtaining their benefits can work with our advocacy representatives to find resolutions and support. https://bit.ly/2G9Eo37 #ilrscc #DisabilityAdvocacy #DisabilitySupport

ILR runs a registry of personal attendants who specialize in working with disabled people and assists in the activities of daily living.

We need trained peer counselors to work with our clients who face challenges similar to their own. Using their knowledge...
09/06/2021

We need trained peer counselors to work with our clients who face challenges similar to their own. Using their knowledge and experience, these individuals lend an ear, assist with interpersonal relationships and help others with disabilities adjust in social and employment situations. Are you willing to help at IRL? Contact us about opportunities in Solano and Contra Costa counties. https://bit.ly/2ZrVkaM #ilrscc #DisabilitySupport #IndependentLiving

We need trained peer counselors to work with our clients who face challenges similar to their own. Using their knowledge and experience, these individuals lend an ear, assist with interpersonal relationships and help others with disabilities adjust in social and employment situations. Are you willing to help at IRL? Contact us about opportunities in Solano and Contra Costa counties. https://bit.ly/2ZrVkaM #ilrscc #DisabilitySupport #IndependentLiving

The Cerebral Palsy Foundation offers vast resources for those with disability all across the world. With connections wit...
09/03/2021
What We Do - Cerebral Palsy Foundation

The Cerebral Palsy Foundation offers vast resources for those with disability all across the world. With connections with top doctors, medical institutions and researchers, ILR is happy to connect anyone who has this condition find the specialized assistance needed. Learn more about the Foundation below.
https://bit.ly/3iVbBQK #ilrscc #DisabilityServices #Advocacy #CostaCostaCounty

The Cerebral Palsy Foundation enable real world impact by collaborating with influential researchers, thinkers, and organizations around the world to drive significant change.

Disabled persons often face challenges in the workplace such as discrimination and accessibility. Our services in Solano...
09/01/2021

Disabled persons often face challenges in the workplace such as discrimination and accessibility. Our services in Solano County provide sensitivity training and ongoing education to help employers improve handicap accessibility and support for their staff. We also offer resources for businesses in need of finding modification laws and supplies to be in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
https://bit.ly/2SmhbOL #ilrscc #DisabilityAwareness #DisabilityRights #DisbilityEmployment #DAFN #DDAR

Disabled persons often face challenges in the workplace such as discrimination and accessibility. Our services in Solano County provide sensitivity training and ongoing education to help employers improve handicap accessibility and support for their staff. We also offer resources for businesses in need of finding modification laws and supplies to be in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
https://bit.ly/2SmhbOL #ilrscc #DisabilityAwareness #DisabilityRights #DisbilityEmployment #DAFN #DDAR

ILR has trained support staff that helps the disabled community discover the various modes of public transportation to s...
08/30/2021

ILR has trained support staff that helps the disabled community discover the various modes of public transportation to suit each individual’s specific needs. They assist with teaching clients how to access such transit and how to get around the community affordably and safely. Don’t be stuck at home due to your disability!
https://bit.ly/38SV9tu #ilrscc #Accessibility #DisabledCommunity #Wheelchair

ILR has trained support staff that helps the disabled community discover the various modes of public transportation to suit each individual’s specific needs. They assist with teaching clients how to access such transit and how to get around the community affordably and safely. Don’t be stuck at home due to your disability!
https://bit.ly/38SV9tu #ilrscc #Accessibility #DisabledCommunity #Wheelchair

While physical limitations can create a few challenges, these can be managed and/or overcome with a bit of motivation an...
08/28/2021
Movies with Characters Who Have Physical Disabilities

While physical limitations can create a few challenges, these can be managed and/or overcome with a bit of motivation and assistance. Check out these amazing movies featuring characters and actors with disabilities. Know you can achieve great feats, too! https://bit.ly/3srJf3A #ilrscc #Diversity #Inclusion #PeopleWithDisabilities

Common Sense Media editors help you choose Movies with Characters Who Have Physical Disabilities. Kids can relate to characters with all sorts of different abilities.

Are you currently using a life support or medical device in your home? Let IRL’s benefits and support team talk to you a...
08/25/2021

Are you currently using a life support or medical device in your home? Let IRL’s benefits and support team talk to you about the community’s Safety Power Shutoff Support Program that entitles you to backup batteries for your devices and reduced energy rates. https://bit.ly/2SPB3cm #ilrscc #DisabledCommunity #DisabilityServices #DAFN #DDAR

Are you currently using a life support or medical device in your home? Let IRL’s benefits and support team talk to you about the community’s Safety Power Shutoff Support Program that entitles you to backup batteries for your devices and reduced energy rates. https://bit.ly/2SPB3cm #ilrscc #DisabledCommunity #DisabilityServices #DAFN #DDAR

Independent Living Resources of Solano relies on our teams of volunteers and trained specialists who are willing to take...
08/23/2021

Independent Living Resources of Solano relies on our teams of volunteers and trained specialists who are willing to take time to serve as personal attendants for our disabled patrons. We need help from people of all ages and experience levels who are committed to enriching the lives of those in need of referrals for caregivers, daily living services, transportation, and companionship. https://bit.ly/3n568GL #ilrscc #DisabilitySupport #DisabilityServices

Independent Living Resources of Solano relies on our teams of volunteers and trained specialists who are willing to take time to serve as personal attendants for our disabled patrons. We need help from people of all ages and experience levels who are committed to enriching the lives of those in need of referrals for caregivers, daily living services, transportation, and companionship. https://bit.ly/3n568GL #ilrscc #DisabilitySupport #DisabilityServices

Living independently as a person with disabilities is an amazing feeling! If you are considering making a move to be on ...
08/20/2021
Independent living: 5 ways to be independent as a disabled person

Living independently as a person with disabilities is an amazing feeling! If you are considering making a move to be on your own, learn a few great tips for success in this informational and inspirational article: https://bit.ly/3AI0stx #ilrscc #IndependentLiving #DisabilityAwareness #DisabilityServices

Are you disabled and wanting to live more independently? Read these five tips, from understanding your disability rights to finding the best disability aids, to help you live independently as a disabled person.

ILR greatly appreciates volunteers. It is only with the time and funds contributed to our organization that we can conti...
08/18/2021

ILR greatly appreciates volunteers. It is only with the time and funds contributed to our organization that we can continue to support individuals with disabilities. These gifts allow ILR to bring clients assistive technologies and other services that help them live independently and more confidently. Thank you! https://bit.ly/38m9PQJ #PeopleWithDisabilities #ilrscc #ContraCostaCounty #SolanoCounty

ILR greatly appreciates volunteers. It is only with the time and funds contributed to our organization that we can continue to support individuals with disabilities. These gifts allow ILR to bring clients assistive technologies and other services that help them live independently and more confidently. Thank you! https://bit.ly/38m9PQJ #PeopleWithDisabilities #ilrscc #ContraCostaCounty #SolanoCounty

Being disabled shouldn’t mean feeling trapped from exploring the world beyond the home. ILR’s travel training sessions a...
08/16/2021

Being disabled shouldn’t mean feeling trapped from exploring the world beyond the home. ILR’s travel training sessions address issues ranging from wheelchair accessibility and trip planning to handling service changes using public transportation. Learn more about this free resource: https://bit.ly/38SV9tu #Wheelchair #DisabledCommunity #ilrscc #DAFN #DDAR

Being disabled shouldn’t mean feeling trapped from exploring the world beyond the home. ILR’s travel training sessions address issues ranging from wheelchair accessibility and trip planning to handling service changes using public transportation. Learn more about this free resource: https://bit.ly/38SV9tu #Wheelchair #DisabledCommunity #ilrscc #DAFN #DDAR

People with disabilities sometimes feel disparaged, alone, and like they can’t do everything an abled person can. Does t...
08/13/2021
How to Overcome and Thrive if You're Living with a Disability - FreedomCare®

People with disabilities sometimes feel disparaged, alone, and like they can’t do everything an abled person can. Does this describe you or someone you know? Read these inspirational stories about those who have overcome many challenges that often accompany having a disability, and share it with those you care about.
https://bit.ly/3wpGlfX #ilrscc #DisabledCommunity #DisabilityInspiration #Advocacy

Overcoming a disability is hard both from the physical and mental side of things. Read this article for inspiration on how to deal with this challenge.

Whether you are a senior or have a disability, having a bit of help from a qualified attendant can make a huge differenc...
08/11/2021

Whether you are a senior or have a disability, having a bit of help from a qualified attendant can make a huge difference to your quality of daily life. ILR screens attendants and offers free referral services. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3n568GL #ilrscc #IndependentLiving #PeopleWithDisabilities #SeniorServices

Whether you are a senior or have a disability, having a bit of help from a qualified attendant can make a huge difference to your quality of daily life. ILR screens attendants and offers free referral services. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3n568GL #ilrscc #IndependentLiving #PeopleWithDisabilities #SeniorServices

As a diverse community, we might not always speak the same language as the clientele that needs our help. If you speak m...
08/09/2021

As a diverse community, we might not always speak the same language as the clientele that needs our help. If you speak more than one language, we could use your translation skills! Contact ILR to learn about this volunteer opportunity.
https://bit.ly/38m9PQJ #Diversity #Accessibility #DisabilityServices

As a diverse community, we might not always speak the same language as the clientele that needs our help. If you speak more than one language, we could use your translation skills! Contact ILR to learn about this volunteer opportunity.
https://bit.ly/38m9PQJ #Diversity #Accessibility #DisabilityServices

Are you interested in making the community a more accessible place for disabled people? If you have any ideas on changes...
08/06/2021

Are you interested in making the community a more accessible place for disabled people? If you have any ideas on changes you’d like to see become reality, leave us a comment below. https://bit.ly/2SmhbOL #ilrscc #DisabilityAwareness #DisabilityInclusion

Are you interested in making the community a more accessible place for disabled people? If you have any ideas on changes you’d like to see become reality, leave us a comment below. https://bit.ly/2SmhbOL #ilrscc #DisabilityAwareness #DisabilityInclusion

Do you have technical writing skills and a willingness to assist a remarkable organization that supports disabled indivi...
08/04/2021

Do you have technical writing skills and a willingness to assist a remarkable organization that supports disabled individuals in Solano and Contra Costa counties? If so, ILR is in need of volunteer grant writers to create future proposals. Learn more: https://bit.ly/38m9PQJ #VolunteerWork #DisabilitySupport #ilrscc

Do you have technical writing skills and a willingness to assist a remarkable organization that supports disabled individuals in Solano and Contra Costa counties? If so, ILR is in need of volunteer grant writers to create future proposals. Learn more: https://bit.ly/38m9PQJ #VolunteerWork #DisabilitySupport #ilrscc

Are you looking for accessible housing options near you? We have resources to help you find affordable and accessible ho...
08/02/2021

Are you looking for accessible housing options near you? We have resources to help you find affordable and accessible housing solutions. Get more information: https://bit.ly/38oYCPF #ilrscc #IndependentLiving #DisabilityAccessibility #DisabledHousing

Are you looking for accessible housing options near you? We have resources to help you find affordable and accessible housing solutions. Get more information: https://bit.ly/38oYCPF #ilrscc #IndependentLiving #DisabilityAccessibility #DisabledHousing

Getting around town can present both physical and emotional challenges for people with disabilities. However, ILR offers...
07/30/2021
Great Transportation Opportunities for People with Disabilities | Disabled Person

Getting around town can present both physical and emotional challenges for people with disabilities. However, ILR offers free training and materials that can make anyone feel more confident and informed about public and private transportation options. Be more independent today! https://bit.ly/3dPTqJ7 #ilrscc #PeopleWithDisabilities #DisabledEqualAccess #IndependentLiving

Many people who live with disabilities don't drive their own vehicles to work. Here are a few transportation opportunities suitable for these individuals.

Looking for personalized counseling and assistance with claiming your disability benefits? ILR offers free help with app...
07/28/2021

Looking for personalized counseling and assistance with claiming your disability benefits? ILR offers free help with applying for work programs, Social Security, and medical benefits. Contact our advocacy counselors today.
https://bit.ly/2G9Eo37 #ilrscc #DisabilityAdvocacy #DisabilityEmployment #DisabilityRights #DAFN #DDAR

Looking for personalized counseling and assistance with claiming your disability benefits? ILR offers free help with applying for work programs, Social Security, and medical benefits. Contact our advocacy counselors today.
https://bit.ly/2G9Eo37 #ilrscc #DisabilityAdvocacy #DisabilityEmployment #DisabilityRights #DAFN #DDAR

Is your business or corporation considering getting more involved in the community? Make a difference in a meaningful wa...
07/26/2021

Is your business or corporation considering getting more involved in the community? Make a difference in a meaningful way with a donation or corporate sponsorship to Independent Living Resources. IRL can only thrive and grow with your support!
https://bit.ly/38m9PQJ #DisabilityAdvocacy #DisabilitySupport

Is your business or corporation considering getting more involved in the community? Make a difference in a meaningful way with a donation or corporate sponsorship to Independent Living Resources. IRL can only thrive and grow with your support!
https://bit.ly/38m9PQJ #DisabilityAdvocacy #DisabilitySupport

Here at ILR, we wanted to remind business owners of the numerous benefits of promoting an inclusive workplace environmen...
07/23/2021
The win-win of disability inclusion

Here at ILR, we wanted to remind business owners of the numerous benefits of promoting an inclusive workplace environment. Employees with disabilities bring forth new and innovative concepts in problem solving, and opening up your company to this talent creates greater opportunities for the entire workplace.
https://bit.ly/3wpCtLX #ilrscc #DisabilityEmployment #Diversity #Accessibility

Explore this InfoStory to find out why employing people with disabilities makes good business sense for private companies, and how you can help promote inclusion.

As a volunteer-based community, Independent Living Resources depends on help from compassionate residents of Solano and ...
07/21/2021

As a volunteer-based community, Independent Living Resources depends on help from compassionate residents of Solano and Contra Costa counties to assist in vital roles. Currently, we need a new Board member to help direct our community volunteers. https://bit.ly/38m9PQJ #ilrscc #ContraCostaCounty #SolanoCounty

As a volunteer-based community, Independent Living Resources depends on help from compassionate residents of Solano and Contra Costa counties to assist in vital roles. Currently, we need a new Board member to help direct our community volunteers. https://bit.ly/38m9PQJ #ilrscc #ContraCostaCounty #SolanoCounty

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Healthy seniors needed to complete an anonymous sleep survey! We are a group of graduate students conducting research and we could use your help! As part of our graduate program in Occupational Therapy, we are conducting a survey on sensory processing, sleep, and emotional well-being. We are looking for healthy participants that are 65 years of age or older who are living independently in the community. If that is you and you would like to help us out, we would really appreciate it! This research study is SO important in order to help provide more effective sleep interventions and increase the quality of life for older adults which is a population often overlooked in research. Please help us by participating or passing it along to others who may qualify! Click the link below to start your survey! Thank you so much!
Independent Living Resources of Solano & Contra Costa Counties is hosting our annual fundraiser on March 2nd, 2019. Come enjoy a night of Mardi Gras fun, dancing, and great food. Reach out to Susan Rotchy or myself for ticket(s) information, or purchase your tickets at http://www.ilrscc.org/mardigras.php Tickets are $40 in advance, or $50 at the door.
ILRSCC is hosting a “Mardi Gras” event to benefit Independent Living Resources of Solano and Contra Costa Counties. Come enjoy a fun filled Mardi Gras night with a dinner. With your generous donations, we will be able to continue supporting our community with the service that benefit people who live with disabilities. The Event details are as follows: Date: Saturday, March 2, 2019 Location: IBeW Local 302 in Martinez, 1875 Arnold Dr., Martinez CA 94553 Time: 5:30PM Cost: $40 for advanced ticket purchase $50 for at the door ticket purchase
ILRSCC is hosting a “Mardi Gras” event to benefit Independent Living Resources of Solano and Contra Costa Counties. Come enjoy a fun filled Mardi Gras night with dinner. With your generous donation we will be able to continue supporting our community with the service that benefit people who live with disabilities. The Event details are as follows: Date: Saturday, March 2, 2019 Location: IBeW Local 302 in Martinez, 1875 Arnold Dr., Martinez CA 94553 Time: 5:30PM Cost: $40 for advanced ticket purchase / $50 for at the door ticket purchase
BRAND NEW Invacare full-electric hospital bed is now available for a person in need. Bed has weight capacity of 350-lbs. and has never been used. Located in San Jose.
I do not know who took this beautiful photo, but it's message of determination, creativity, and desire to overcome obstacles is clear.
One of our Backdrops just came in for our Mardi Gras Event!