Independence Unlimited, Incorporated (IU) is a non-residential, non-profit center for independent living that serves very diverse populations in 38 cities and towns in mainly Hartford County. The Center, which was established in 1982, is governed and managed by people with disabilities.
Our core services include: • peer counseling • independent living skills training • information and referral • advocacy services (systems and individual) • youth and community living transition planning
We provide a variety of other services that benefit persons with disabilities such as assisting persons with disabilities in transitioning from institutions into community-based settings. The primary purpose of the agency is to support persons with disabilities to live in the community as an alternative to institutionalization.
Let us help you stay at home and prevent the loss of independence, privacy and community connections that is the heartbreak of living in a nursing facility. From our unique perspective as Disability Advocates, the staff of Independence Unlimited understands your need for your home to be safe and comfortable so you are happy living there the rest of your life if you choose Read More >>
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Independence Unlimited is proud to be the recipients of the 2015 Goodwill Community Partner of the Year Award And Empowering Communities Award for 2015