Events and Programs

Here at WRILC besides offering our core services, we provide a wide variety of monthly programs and events. These programs are available to any of our consumers that are interested.

Also, not only are these learning opportunities, they are a great chance to socialize with others. Please contact us if you are interested, it makes a day of fun for everyone.

Some of our Events and Programs include:

  • Game Day - This is one of our most popular programs. Once a month we offer this as a fun day out to socialize with others.
  • Independent Living Skills - This is a series of classes that teach the consumer skills to become more independent. These are offered every month and are perfect for those who want to become more independent.
    offered monthly
  • Peer Support Group - Group discussion about different topics related to people with disabilities.
    monthly
  • Computer Classes - This is offered weekly to our consumers. This is a great class for anyone from beginner to advanced computer user. We even offer classes using the JAWS program to our blind consumers.
  • Emergency Preparedness Classes -This is a seminar offered to teach about being prepared for an emergencies. Anyone that wants to have a speaker, in particular agencies, senior centers, and senior housing, just call the office to schedule.
  • Summer Picnic - Every summer we have a picnic for all of our consumers. This is a very popular day where we gather and enjoy the day.
  • Holiday Party - Every December we host a holiday gathering, much like our summer picnic. All of our consumers are invited to come and have a nice celebration for the upcoming holiday season.
  • Consumer Advocacy Team - monthly advocacy groups to discuss, plan, and solve problems in community, as well as learning to self advocate.
  • Crochet Class - monthly
  • Braille instruction and transcription -Individual weekly braille classes can be provided, as well as a fee for service transcription rate to transcribe print into braille for anyone who needs it. Consumers get a reduced rate.
  • Art Expression - Every month classes to create items which we can display and sell at our gallery Collective Palette or consumers may take home.
  • Ohio Benefits Bank Counseling -Western Reserve ILC is an official Ohio Benefit Bank Site. This is a web based program to connect low and moderate income Ohioans with access to work support programs and tax credits. Since the Ohio Benefit Bank began it has helped over 70,000 Ohioans access more than $120 million in tax credits and other work supports. Here at WRILC we are able to use the service to help you. It is a free and easy process that could provide a lot of help. If you would like to make an appointment please call the office

Benefits Counseling through the Ohio Benefit Bank

Western Reserve ILC is an official Ohio Benefit Bank Site. This is a web based program to connect low and moderate income Ohioans with access to work support programs and tax credits. Since the Ohio Benefit Bank began it has helped over 70,000 Ohioans access more than $120 million in tax credits and other work supports.

Here at WRILC we are able to use the service to help you. It is a free and easy process that could provide a lot of help. If you would like to make an appointment please call the office at 330-372-3325.

Do you qualify for any of these services?

  • Social Security Disability
  • HEAP
  • Prescriptions
  • Free cell phones
  • College FAFSA
  • Food Stamps
  • Housing Locator
  • Medicaid
  • etc.
 
Western Reserve Independent Living Center
Suite 203 - 4076 Youngstown Rd. SE
Warren, OH 44484, US
Toll free 1-855-260-4084
  ph: 330-372-3325
fax: 330-373-1826
info@wrilc.org
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