What Services do you provide?
We assist individuals with the information and tools they need to live independently. We provide information about who to contact if you need a ramp, need home modifications, assistive technology, problems with your social security benefits, searching for affordable housing, support groups, disability rights advocacy and more. We can also help with preparing a budget, creating a resume, teaching job searching skills, computer training, and peer mentoring.
Do I need to make an appointment?
Appointments are highly recommended, but we do accept walk-ins and will do our best to accommodate you at that time.
Do I need a referral?
No, a referral is not needed for our services.
Does dRC charge a fee?
No, our services are provided at no cost to consumers. We are a non-profit organization that is funded through the generous support of individuals, local organizations and grants through Federal and State Government.
Does dRC provide funding or financial assistance to individuals?
No, we don’t provide direct financial assistance. However, we can refer individuals to the right agency or organization that can provide financial assistance specific to your needs.
Consumer choice, autonomy and control define the Independent Living
The independent living philosophy holds that individuals with disabilities have the right to live with dignity and with appropriate support in their own homes, fully participate in their communities, and to control and make decisions about their lives.”
-The National Council on Independent Living