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CRIL’s
Assistive Technology,
All Shapes and Sizes…


Discover all the different Assistive Technology (AT) benefits that we can offer you.

Join the
Empowered
Youth…


Add your voice with our youth leaders to support disability rights.

Take Part
in the Disability
Rights Movement!


Speak up for your community.

Photo of black and white picture with demonstrating individuals in front of a bus, from many years ago.

FEATURE OF THE MONTH:

Hello Community Members and Friends,

We are soliciting nominations for appointment to the Public Authority Advisory Board (PAAB), the advisory body to the Public Authority for In-Home Supportive Services in Alameda County. Current Advisory Board members are listed on the Public Authority’s Web site at www.ac-pa4ihss.org.Read More

 



Information About Our Upcoming Events

Thank you DCAD Advocates


The top picture: 12 CRIL Advocates meet with State Senator Wieckowski's legislative staff, Catalina Sanchez. The meeting was both in English and Spanish.
2nd row left: CRIL Advocates are ready to board the train from the Hayward Train Station to Disability Capitol Action Day in Sacramento.2nd row middle: CRIL Advocates (Disability Action for Youth Members) enjoy the train trip and discuss what they plan to say to the California Legislators.2nd row right: 7 CRIL Advocates finish their meeting with Assembly-member Bonta's legislative staff, Joanne Yi, and takes time to take a picture in front of the Assembly-member's door sign. 3rd row left: 8 CRIL Advocates finish their meeting with Assembly-member Baker's Chief of staff, Erin Donnette, and takes time to take a picture in front of the Assembly-member's door sign.3rd row middle: 11 CRIL Advocates finish their meeting with Assembly-member Chu's Principal Assistant, Annie Pham, and takes time to take a picture in the Assembly-member's office.3rd row right: 10 CRIL Advocates finish their meeting with Assembly-member Quirk's, Legislative Aide Matthew Kanty. Before the group leaves, Assembly-member Quirk came out and took this wonderful picture with the CRIL Advocates.
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Community Resources for Independent Living (CRIL) is a peer-based disability resource organization that advocates and provides resources for people with disabilities to improve lives and make communities fully accessible. CRIL offers independent living services at no charge to persons with disabilities living in southern and eastern Alameda County. In order to become a CRIL consumer, an individual must have a disability or functional limitation and be able to benefit from independent living services. Everyone is welcome regardless of race, ethnicity, the nature of the disability or limitation, age, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, immigration status, health condition or any other characteristics.

CRIL is also a resource for disability awareness education and training, advocacy and technical advice.

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