Southwest Louisiana Independence Center
Advocacy. Accessibility. Independence.
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@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.
@SLIC serves as a source for information and referralanswering questions about issues that relate to the elderly and persons with disabilities. Call us today!
@SLIC provides information and support concerning legal and civil rights, available benefits, and housing accessibility issues for persons with disabilities.
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.
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.
From the nursing home into the the community, and from the community into college or workforce, @SLIC is there every step of the way!
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!
"Empowering others by providing the tools to overcome as many obstacles as possible independently"
Since 1985, we've served the Deaf community with high quality interpreting services in a variety of educational and freelance settings throughout Southwest Louisiana.