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ILCs are community-based organizations whose main focus is to teach people with disabilities the skills required for independent living. Other services include advocacy, counseling, support groups, assistance with housing, and referrals.

For more information on ILCs, visit the New York State Education Department's Independent Living Centers page.

Access to Independence of Cortland County

Chad W. Underwood, Chief Executive Officer

Cortland (Serving Cortland County)

Access to Independence of Cortland County
26 North Main Street
Cortland, NY 13045

Phone & TTY: 607-753-7363
Fax: 607-756-4884

Email: cwunderwood@aticortland.org

Action Toward Independence (ATI)

Stephen McLaughlin, Executive Director

Monticello (Serving Sullivan County)

Action Toward Independence (ATI)
309 E. Broadway, Suite A
Monticello, NY 12701

Phone & TTY: 845-794-4228
Fax: 845-794-4475

Email: smlaughlin@atitoday.org

AIM Independent Living Center

René L. Snyder, Executive Director

Corning (Serving Steuben County)

271 East First Street
Corning, NY 14830

Phone & TTY: 607-962-8225
Fax: 607-937-5125

Email: rene@aimcil.com

Bath (Serving Steuben County)

AIM - Outreach Office
117 East Steuben Street
Bath, NY 14810

Phone & TTY: 607-776-3838

Belmont (Serving Allegany County)

AIM - Outreach Office
84 Schuyler Street
Belmont, NY 14813

Phone: 888-962-8244, ext.410

Elmira (Serving Chemung County)

AIM Chemung Independent Living Center & Transition Academy
1316 College Avenue
Elmira, NY 14901

Phone: 607-733-3718
TTY: 607-733-7764
Fax: 607-733-0180

Email:

Hornell (Serving Steuben County)

AIM - Outreach Office
370 Sawyer Street Building 3
Hornell, NY 14843

Phone: 607-324-4271

ARISE

Tom McKeown, Executive Director

Syracuse (Serving Onondaga County)

Tom McKeown, Executive Director
ARISE
635 James Street
Syracuse, NY 13203

Phone: 315-472-3171
TTY: 315-479-636
Fax: 315-472-9252

Email: tmckeown@ariseinc.org

Oswego (Serving Oswego County)

Sabine Ingerson, Project Director
ARISE Oswego
9 Fourth Avenue
Oswego, NY 13126

Phone: 315-342-4088
TTY: 315-342-8696
Fax: 315-342-4107

Email: singerson@ariseinc.org

Pulaski (Serving Oswego County)

ARISE Pulaski
2 Broad Street
Pulaski, New York 13412

Phone: 315-298-5726
Fax: 315-298-5729

Email: jpurdy@arise.org

Oneida (Serving Madison County)

ARISE Madison County
131 Main Street
Oneida, New York 13421

Phone: 315-363-4672
TTY: 315-363-2364
Fax: 315-363-4675

Bronx Independent Living Services, Inc. (BILS)

Brett Eisenberg, Executive Director

Bronx (Serving Bronx County)

Bronx Independent Living Services, Inc. (BILS)
4419 Third Avenue, Suite 2-C
Bronx, NY 10457

Phone: 718-515-2800
TTY: 718-515-2803
Fax: 718-515-2844

Email: brett@bils.org

Brooklyn Center for Independence of the Disabled (BCID)

Joan Peters, Executive Director

Brooklyn (Serving Kings County)

Brooklyn Center for Independence of the Disabled (BCID)
27 Smith Street, Suite 200
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Phone: 718-998-3000
TTY: 718-998-7406
Fax: 718-998-3743

Email: jpeters@bcid.org

Capital District Center for Independence (CDCI)

Laurel Lei-Kelley, Executive Director

Albany (Serving Albany County)

Capital District Center for Independence (CDCI)
845 Central Avenue, South 3
Albany, NY 12206

Phone & TTY: 518-459-6422
Fax: 518-459-7847

Email: dwerner@cdciweb.com

Schenectady (Serving Schenectady County)

Capital District Center for Independence (CDCI)
Office of Disability Services
105 Jay Street, Room 2, City Hall
Schenectady, NY 12302-1503

Phone & TTY: 518-459-6422
Fax: 518-459-7847

Email: dwerner@cdciweb.com

Catskill Center for Independence (CCFI)

Christine Zachmeyer, Executive Director

Oneonta (Serving Delaware County)

Catskill Center for Independence (CCFI)
P.O. Box 1247
6104 State Highway 23
Oneonta, NY 13820

Phone & TTY: 607-432-8000
Fax: 607-432-6907

Email: ccfi@ccfi.us

Center For Disability Rights, Inc. (CDR)

Bruce Darling, Executive Director

Rochester (Serving Monroe County)

Center For Disability Rights, Inc. (CDR)
497 State Street
Rochester, NY 14608

Phone & TTY: 585-546-7510
Fax: 585-546-5643

Email: bdarling@cdrnys.org

Geneva (Serving Ontario County)

Center for Disability Rights, Inc. (CDR)
34 Castle Street
Geneva, NY 14456

Phone & TTY: 315-789-1800
Fax: 315-789-2100

Email: bdarling@cdrnys.org

Center for Independence of the Disabled in New York (CIDNY)

Susan Dooha, Executive Director

Manhattan (Serving New York County)

Center for Independence of the Disabled in New York (CIDNY)
841 Broadway, Suite 301
New York, NY 10003

Phone: 212-674-2300
TTY: 212-674-5619
Fax: 212-254-5953

Email: sdooha@cidny.org

Queens (Serving Queens County)

Center for Independence of the Disabled in New York, Queens (CIDNY)
80-02 Kew Gardens Road #107
Kew Gardens, NY 11415

Phone: 646-442-1520
TTY: 718-886-0427
VP: 866-948-1064
Fax: 718-886-0428

Email: Drickenbaugh@cidny.org

Directions in Independent Living (DIL)

Leonard X. Liguori, Executive Director

Olean (Serving Cattaraugus County)

Directions in Independent Living (DIL)
512 West State Street
Olean, NY 14760

Phone & TTY: 716-373-4602
Fax: 716-373-4604

Email: info@oleanilc.org

Finger Lakes Independence Center (FLIC)

Lenore Schwager, Executive Director

Ithaca (Serving Tompkins County)

Finger Lakes Independence Center (FLIC)
215 Fifth Street
Ithaca, NY 14850

Phone & TTY: 607-272-2433
Fax: 607-272-0902

Email: flic@clarityconnect.com

Harlem Independent Living Center (HILC)

Christina Curry, Executive Director

Harlem (Serving New York County)

Harlem Independent Living Center (HILC)
289 St. Nicholas Avenue, Suite 21
Lower Level
New York, NY 10027

Phone: 212-222-7122
TTY: 212-222-7198
Toll Free: 800-673-2371
Fax: 212-222-7199

Email: cexec@hilc.org

Independent Living Center of the Hudson Valley (ILCHV)

Denise Figueroa, Executive Director

Troy (Serving Rensselaer County)

Denise Figueroa, Executive Director
Independent Living Center of the Hudson Valley (ILCHV)
15 - 17 Third Street
Troy, NY 12180

Phone & TTY: 518-274-0701
Fax: 518-274-7944

Email: dfigueroa@ilchv.org

Hudson (Serving Columbia County)

Jacqueline Bachman
Independent Living Center of the Hudson Valley (ILCHV)
802 Columbia Street
Hudson, NY 12534

Phone: 518-828-4886
TTY: 800-421-1220
Fax: 518-828-2592

Email: jbachman@ilchv.org

Independent Living, Inc. (ILI)

Doug Hovey, Executive Director

Newburgh (Serving Orange County)

Independent Living, Inc. (ILI)
5 Washington Terrace
Newburgh, NY 12550

Phone: 845-565-1162
TTY: 845-565-0337
Fax: 845-565-0567

Email: dhovey@myindependentliving.org

Middletown (Serving Orange County)

Independent Living, Inc. (ILI)
66 Bennett Street,
Middletown, NY 10940

Phone: 845-794-3322
Fax: 845-794-3323

Email: dhovey@myindependentliving.org

Monticello (Serving Sullivan County)

Independent Living, Inc. (ILI)
6 Prince Street
Monticello, NY 12701

Phone: 845-791-5988
Fax: 845-565-0567

Email: dhovey@myindependentliving.org

Long Island Center for Independent Living, Inc. (LICIL)

Pat Moore, Executive Director

Long Island (Serving Nassau County)

Long Island Center for Independent Living, Inc. (LICIL)
3601 Hempstead Turnpike, Suite 208
Levittown, NY 11756

Phone: 516-796-0144
En Español: 516-796-6176
TTY: 516-796-0135
Fax: 516-796-0529

Email: licil@aol.com

Massena Independent Living Center (MILC)

Jeff Reifensnyder, Executive Director

Massena (Serving St. Lawrence County)

Massena Independent Living Center (MILC)
156 Center Street
Massena, NY 13662

Phone & TTY: 315-764-9442
Fax: 315-764-9464

Email: mindepli@twcny.rr.com

Northern Regional Center for Independent Living (NRCIL)

Brenda Campany, Executive Director

Watertown (Serving Jefferson County)

Brenda Campany, Executive Director
Northern Regional Center for Independent Living (NRCIL)

210 Court Street, Suite 107

Watertown, NY 13601

Phone: 315-785-8703
TTY: 315-785–8704
Fax: 315-785-8612

Email: brendac@nrcil.net

Lowville (Serving Lewis County)

Karen Bolvier
Northern Regional Center for Independent Living (NRCIL)
7632 North State Street
Lowville, NY 13367

Phone: 315-376-8696
Fax: 315-376-3404

Email: brendac@nrcil.net

North Country Center for Independence (NCCI)

Robert Poulin, Executive Director

Plattsburgh (Serving Clinton County)

North Country Center for Independence (NCCI)
80 Sharron Avenue
Plattsburgh, NY 12901

Phone & TTY: 518-563-9058
Fax: 518-563-0292

Email: robert@ncci-online.com

Options for Independence (OFI)

Greg Guy, Executive Director

Auburn (Serving Cayuga County)

Options for Independence (OFI)
75 Genesee Street
Auburn, NY 13021

Phone & TTY: 315-255-3447
Fax: 315-255-0836

Email: gguy@optionsforindependence.org

Regional Center for Independent Living (RCIL)

Bruce Darling, Executive Director

Rochester (Serving Monroe County)

Regional Center for Independent Living (RCIL)
497 State Street
Rochester, NY 14608

Phone & TTY: 585-442-6470
Fax: 585-271-8558

Email: bdarling@rcil.org

Resource Center for Accessible Living (RCAL)

Sue Hoger, Executive Director

Kinston (Serving Ulster County)

Resource Center for Accessible Living (RCAL)
727 Ulster Avenue
Kingston, NY 12401

Phone: 845-331-0541
TTY: 845-331-4527
Fax: 845-331-2076

Email: kcarter@rcal.org

Resource Center for Independent Living (RCIL)

Burt Danovitz, Executive Director

Utica (Serving Oneida County)

Burt Danovitz, Executive Director
Resource Center for Independent Living (RCIL)
P.O. Box 210, 409 Columbia Street
Utica, NY 13503

Phone: 315-797-4642
TTY: 315-797-5837
Fax: 315-797-4747

Email: burt.danovitz@rcil.com

Amsterdam (Serving Montgomery County)

Peter Lenz
Resource Center for Independent Living (RCIL)
347 West Main Street
Amsterdam, NY 12010

Phone: 518-842-3561
TTY: 518-842-3593
Fax: 518-842-0905

Email: plenz@rcil.com

Herkimer (Serving Herkimer County)

David Lowitz
Resource Center for Independent Living (RCIL)
401 East German Street
Herkimer, NY 13350

Phone: 315-866-7245
TTY: 315-866-7246
Fax: 315-866-7280

Email: dlowitz@rcil.com

Rockland Independent Living Center (RILC)

George Hoehmann, Executive Director

Rockland (Serving Rockland County)

Rockland Independent Living Center (RILC)
873 Route 45, Suite 108
New City, NY 10956

Phone: 845-624-1366
TTY: 845-624-0847
Fax: 845-624-1369

Email: ghoehmann@rilc.org

Southern Adirondack Independent Living

Karen Thayer, Executive Director

Queensbury (Serving Warren County)

Southern Adirondack Independent Living
71 Glenwood Avenue
Queensbury, NY 12804

Phone: 518-792-3537
TTY: 518-792-0505
Fax: 518-792-0979

Email: kannthayer@aol.com

Ballston Spa (Serving Saratoga County)

Southern Adirondack Independent Living, Ballston Spa
418 Geyser Road, Country Club Plaza
Ballston Spa, NY 12020

Phone: 518-584-8202
TTY: 518-584-4752
Fax: 518-584-1195

Email: sail@sail-center.org

Southern Tier Independence Center (STIC)

Maria Dibble, Executive Director

Binghamton (Serving Broome County)

Southern Tier Independence Center (STIC)
135 East Frederick Street
Binghamton, NY 13904

Phone & TTY: 607-724-2111
Fax: 607-772-3600

Email: mdibble@stic-cil.org

Southwestern Independent Living Center, Inc. (SILC)

Marie Carrubba, Executive Director

Jamestown (Serving Chautauqua County)

Southwestern Independent Living Center, Inc. (SILC)
843 N. Main Street
Jamestown, NY 14701

Phone: 716-661-3010
TTY: 726-661-3012
Fax: 716-661-3011

Email: marie@ilc-jamestown-ny.org

Staten Island Center for Independent Living (SICIL)

Lorraine DeSantis, Executive Director

Staten Island (Serving Richmond County)

Staten Island Center for Independent Living (SICIL)
470 Castleton Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10301

Phone: 718-720-9016
TTY: 718-720-9870
Fax: 718-720-9664

Email: sicil@verizon.net

Suffolk Independent Living Organization (SILO)

Joseph Delgato, Executive Director

Suffolk (Serving Suffolk County)

Suffolk Independent Living Organization (SILO)
2111 Lakeland Avenue
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

Phone: 631-880-7929
TTY: 631-654-8076
Fax: 631-946-6377

Email: info@siloinc.org

Taconic Resources for Independence (TRI)

Cynthia Fiore, Executive Director

Poughkeepsie (Serving Dutchess County)

Taconic Resources for Independence (TRI)
82 Washington Street, Suite 214
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Phone: 845-452-3913
VP: 866-948-1094
Fax: 845-485-3196

Email: c.fiore@taconicresources.net

Tri Lakes Center for Independent Living (TLCIL)

Nathan Cox, Executive Director

Saranac Lake (Serving Franklin County)

Tri Lakes Center for Independent Living (TLCIL)
43 Broadway, Suite 1
Saranac Lake, NY 12983

Phone: 518-891-5295
Fax & TTY: 518-891-5293

Email: nathan@tlcil.org

Westchester Disabled on the Move, Inc. (WDOM)

Mel Tanzman, Executive Director

Yonkers (Serving Westchester County)

Westchester Disabled on the Move, Inc. (WDOM)
984 N. Broadway, Suite L - 01
Yonkers, NY 1070

Phone & TTY: 914-968-4717
Fax: 914-968-6137

Email: info@wdom.org

Westchester Independent Living Center (WILC)

Joseph Bravo, Executive Director

White Plains (Serving Westchester County)

Westchester Independent Living Center (WILC)
200 Hamilton Avenue, 2nd Floor
White Plains, NY 10601

Phone: 914-682-3926
TTY: 914-682-0926
Fax: 914-682-8518

Email: jbravo@wilc.org

White Plains (Serving Westchester County)

Westchester Independent Living Center Minority Outreach Project (MOP)
c/o Westchester ILC
200 Hamilton Avenue, 2nd Floor
White Plains, NY 10601

Phone: 914-682-3926
TTY: 914-682-0926
Fax: 914-682-8518

Email: jbravo@wilc.org

Carmel (Serving Putnam County)

Putnam Independent Living Services (WILC)
1961 Route 6, 2nd Floor
Carmel, NY 10512

Phone: 845-228-7457
TTY: 845-228-7459
Fax: 845-228-7460

Email: jbravo@wilc.org

Western New York Independent Living, Inc. (WNYIL)

Douglas Usiak, Executive Director

Buffalo (Serving Erie County)

Douglas Usiak, Executive Director
Western New York Independent Living, Inc. (WNYIL)
3108 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14214

Phone & TTY: 716-836-0822
Fax: 716-835-3967

Email: djusiak@buffalo.edu

Batavia (Serving Genesee County)

James Moody, Director
Independent Living of Genesee Region (ILGR)
113 Main Street, suite 5
Batavia, NY 14020

Phone: 585-815-8501
Fax: 585-815-8502

Email: jmoody@wnyil.org

Niagara Falls (Serving Niagara County)

Sarah Lanzo, Director
Independent Living of Niagara County (ILNC)
746 Portage Road
Niagara Falls, NY 14301

Phone: 716-284-4131
Toll Free: 888-567-6454
Fax: 716-284-3230

Email: slanzo@wnyil.org