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ADA 2015 March in Boston The MetroWest Center for Independent Living was created by people with disabilities seeking full integration into society. If you have a disability, live within our area (26 towns in Metrowest section of Massachusetts) and have needs, goals, or barriers to becoming more independent, then contact us at 508-875-7853.
Curtis Family Sit Down Thankgsgiving Luncheon
Anyone who would like to attend the Curtis Family Sit Down Thanksgiving Luncheon at the Pearl Street Cupboard and Cafe on Thanksgiving is welcome. If you need transportation, it will be provided between 12 and 2 p.m. The buses are handicapped accessible. The deadline for signing up for the bus is 11/23. Please download the Thanksgiving-flyer.pdf for more information.
Visit the Photos page for pictures from the Gala and the Awards page for information on the Awardees.

Core Services

Independent Living

Paul ready to drive away Paul using lift to get into van Independent Living is a philosophy and a worldwide movement by people with disabilities for self-determination, self-respect and equal opportunities. All individuals have the right to choose the services that they want to receive and to make decisions about how to live their lives.

The purpose of the Independent Living Movement is to remove barriers for people with disabilities. Disabled people are entitled to have the same opportunities for raising families of their own, getting an education and working.
The outdated and predominantly medical view which portrays people with disabilities as sick continues to have negative and real consequences for all of society. Independent Living Centers across the country work towards empowering people with disabilities to live productive and independent lives within their communities.
For more information on the IL Movement and IL Philosophy, click here.    

Our Mission

MWCIL enhances the full participation of persons with disabilities in the community.

MWCIL service area of 26 towns
Ashland, Bellingham, Dover, Foxboro, Framingham, Franklin, Holliston, Hopkinton, Hudson, Marlboro, Maynard, Medfield, Medway, Millis, Natick, Needham, Norfolk, Plainville, Sherborn, Southboro, Stow, Sudbury, Wayland, Wellesley, Weston and Wrentham.
MetroWest Center for Independent Living is a 501c 3 non-profit corporation. Services are provided to consumers free of charge.

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