Massachusetts Annual Independent Living Education Day

Massachusetts Annual Independent Living Education Day

February 28, 2018 4:58 pm Published by

Where:     Grand Staircase, State House Boston MA

When:     Tuesday March 20, 2018

Registration:     10:30 AM

Speakers:     11:00 AM

Lunch:     12PM

Legislative Visits: 1 PM to 3 PM 

Why: Funding for Independent Living benefits all citizens of the Commonwealth.

What should you do: Call your legislators today and set a time to visit with them in their offices between 1:00 and 3:00 pm while you are at the State House.  Invite them to join us for lunch and the presentations.

2018 Priorities:

  • Align MA AAB regulations with the ADA
  • Support Independent Living Centers
  • Services and supports for Youth
  • Increase funding for AHVP Vouchers
  • Access to Health Care

For more information, please email A bagged lunch will be provided to all participants. This event is supported by the SILC Public Education and Information Committee, the Commonwealth’s 11 Independent Living Centers, MRC State Rehab Council and Disability Policy Consortium. 

Please contact MASILC at to request or confirm communication access or other accommodations.


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