Ongoing Monthly Events

Universal Housing Application Workshop

Meetings held the first Wednesday of each month at 2:00 PM at ILCNSCA. Staff will be available to assist you with the completion of the Universal Housing application for subsidized housing across Massachusetts and other housing subsidy voucher applications. The need for housing that is affordable, accessible and available by persons with disabilities or families who have a member with disabilities is the most common request to ILCNSCA. For more information, contact Alex Hayward at 978-741-0077 ext. 160 or  with “UHA Workshop RSVP” in the subject line. We will remind you of items you must gather for attachment to the application when you RSVP for the workshop.

All People Accessible Business (APAB)

The project offers ILCNSCA consumers and supporters a chance to advocate for full access to the community. ILCNSCA will recruit persons with disabilities, and others: especially seniors and youth interested in becoming volunteer APAB Surveyors of ILCNSCA. These Surveyors will conduct accessibility surveys of selected North Shore and Cape Ann Businesses throughout the 25 municipalities of ILCNSCA service area. Meetings are usually held on the second Wednesday of the month from 3:00 – 4:00 PM, though meeting dates and times are subject to change. For more information about APAB or to find out the meeting schedule, contact Deborah Barber  at 978-741-0077 ext. 110, or  with APAB in the subject line.

Community Access Advocacy Team (CAAT)

Meetings held the second Wednesday of each month from 1:30 – 3:00 PM at ILCNSCA. Volunteer project who’s goal is to remove and/or mitigate cultural attitudinal barriers and increase access in the community. For more information about CAAT, contact Marcia Brennan  at 978-741-0077 ext. 220 or  with CAAT in the subject line.

Board Meetings

Held 10 times per year on the third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 PM at ILCNSCA main office, 27 Congress Street, Suite 107, Salem. For more information, call Lisa Orgettas  at 978-741-0077  ext. 100 or email