Service Name: ADVOCACY AND RESOURCE CENTER - RESOURCES FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING (RIL)

Organization Name: RESOURCES FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING (RIL)

Location

Location Name: RESOURCES FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING

  • Accessibility: Potential limitations to access - call for details.Accessible Entrance: Enter through the double doors on I Street near the corner of Fifth Street. Take the elevator to Level B (basement) and follow signs across the courtyard to RIL.Paratransit Drop-off: Stay in the far left lane on I Street. At the Fourth Street stop light, turn left into the alleyway. Go down the hill and make the first left. Drop off in front of parking-bollards at end of the fire lane.
  • Physical Address: 420 I Street, Level B: Suite 3, Sacramento, CA, 95814
  • Mailing Address: 420 I Street, Level B: Suite 3, Sacramento, CA, 95814
  • Description: An advocacy and resource center for people with disabilities.Services include: Housing Assistance: assistance with locating affordable and accessible housing. Staff can assist with determining eligibility for housing subsidies and applications for housing assistance programs. Independent Living Skills Training: curriculum focusing on maintaining independence in the community. Join in person or by Zoom. Individual & Systems Advocacy: empowers and supports consumers to overcome barriers to programs and services; helps the disability community advocate for inclusive policies, programs, and allocation of resources. Information and Referral: referral to partner agencies for additional resources and assistance. Peer Counseling: opportunities for people with disabilities to meet and receive support. All of the Independent Living Specialists are trained in the peer counseling model. Transition-Institutional Diversion: assists in transitioning into skilled nursing/ facilities and other restricted settings to living in their own home. RIL provides tools and AT to help people remain in their homes and prevents people from entering into a facility.
  • Website: http://www.ril-sacramento.org
  • Email: reception@ril-sacramento.org
  • Phone(s): (916) 446-3074, (916) 446-2443
  • Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 am - noon, 1 pm - 5 pm
  • Eligibility: Anyone who self-identifies as a person with a disability, a family with a member who has a disability, or a business wanting to include people with disabilities in their activities.
  • Requirements: No documents required.
  • Areas Served:
    • Sacramento United States
    • Yolo United States
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