Independence Matters

A Little About Us

@SLIC provides information and referral, advocacy, peer counseling, and other independent living services. We work to develop community options for persons with significant disabilities throughout our twenty-one parish region. @SLIC assists these individuals in achieving and maintaining self-sufficient, productive lives.

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Here's Why You'll Love Us

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Information & Referral

@SLIC serves as a source for information and referral—answering questions about issues that relate to the elderly and persons with disabilities. Call us today!

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Advocacy

@SLIC provides information and support concerning legal and civil rights, available benefits, and housing accessibility issues for persons with disabilities.

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Supported Employment

In partnership with Louisiana Rehabilitative Services, @SLIC provides assistance with applications, interviews, and job placement, and we continue with job coaching until you or your loved one feel secure in your position.

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Supervised Independent Living

Our goal is to help train and empower mentally challenged and disabled individuals with the skills they need in order to live independently as possible.

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Transitioning

From the nursing home into the the community, and from the community into college or workforce, @SLIC is there every step of the way!

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Assistive Technologies

In partnership with the Louisiana Commission for the Deaf, @SLIC works to provide an array of alarm clocks, phones, hearing aids and more. Call to see if you qualify!

People Make the Difference

"Ms. Gretta was there for me when nobody else was. She helped me get a job and get a bike. I feel like I'm free again."

- Wes
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Since 1985, we've served the Deaf community with high quality interpreting services in a variety of educational and freelance settings throughout Southwest Louisiana.

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