SCIL Promotes Independent Living
The Independent living Philosophy is the belief that all persons, regardless of disability, have the right and responsibility to control and direct their own lives and to fully participate as equal members of society.
Springfield Center for Independent Living is a not-for-profit, non-residential service and advocacy organization. SCIL services are free and available to all persons with disabilities.
Our Mission

To increase opportunities for equality,integration, and independence for all persons with disabilities through advocacy, services, public education.

News & Events

Chatham area Transit Service - Click here for information

City of Springfield Warming Centers - Click here for information

CRC Screening - For information click here

Computer Classes - For information click here

Friendship Fridays for the visually impaired - click here for more information

Helping Hands - Please read: WARMING CENTER information Helping Hands.jpg

     Also see New information on WARMING CENTERS

Phoenix Center - Click here for flyer

PA Training scheduled for February 19th. For more information call Greg at SCIL, 217 523-2587 v/tty

Institute for parents of preschool chidren who are deaf or hard of hearing - call: 800-322-3722 or email:

Rides from rural areas - Click here for information

Senior Safe Program: Click here for form

Sexual Assault 24-hour hotline: 217 753-8081

Stop Smoking - Click here for information

Support Group for Cancer Patients - Click here for information

SMTD changes 2/8/2019 More changes

Veterans Assistance Commission of Sangamon County

Veterans in Christian County Housing - click here for information

Work - Click here for how to apply

SCIL Membership: Click here for form


SCIL Serves
Christian County, Logan County, Menard County, Montgomery County, and Sangamon County

SCIL needs volunteers!

Contact Volunteer Coordinator, Kathy Paul, at SCIL, 217 523-2587.




SCIL needs your support..

Use the Donate button above.
Or use the print out of the donation form Click Here.
SCIL is a 501 c 3 Non-Profit

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Donations are tax deductible

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