SILC-NET: A National Training and Technical Assistance Project for SILCs 

SILC-NET provides information, training and technical assistance to statewide independent living councils to help them (1) operate effective organizations; (2) fulfill their role in developing state plans for independent living; (3) monitor, review, and evaluate the implementation of completed plans; and (4) develop partnerships with designated state entities and other agencies to foster effective independent living programs. A companion project, the CIL-NET, serves centers for independent living.

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Training for SILCs

On-location training, online courses, national webinars, individualized technical assistance, Web-based tutorials, training materials, fact sheets, electronic newsletters and social media pages, and other resource materials are offered by the SILC-NET.

Complete List of Training for SILCs

Technical Assistance

SILC staff, council members, or others involved in independent living may request assistance by contacting the SILC-NET TA Coordinator.

SILCSpeak is a monthly peer discussion group. More information.

IL-NET Technical Assistance Blog -- information on a number of topics.