Your disability rights and resource center
People can live, work, attend school, eat, sleep and recreate
throughout the community regardless of their abilities.
People are in charge of their own lives and have the right to choose the
services, tools, and support systems in the community that they deem best for
Ownership of NRCIL by People with Disabilities
People with disabilities in our community must be a majority of our Board,
Staff, and Volunteers, to ensure proper direction of planning and policy making
for the organization.
Advocacy for Systems Change
NRCIL, with consumer participation, uses effective methods to transform
systems in order to achieve positive change for an inclusive society.
Our services are delivered so that all people are treated with respect,
integrity, efficiency, and with the highest degree of competence.
Professional Peer Support
People benefit from receiving support from peers at NRCIL with similar
experiences who can best understand and empathize with their situation.
Environment of Warmth
People involved with NRCIL experience a friendly welcome and sense of
People with disabilities will have equal opportunity to participate and be
represented in the leadership of the community.