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The Sibling Survival Guide

The Sibling Survival Guide

Teen or adult sisters and brothers of individuals with disabilities, here’s the book for you! The Sibling Survival Guide, the newest book from the Sibling Support Project, offers advice and anecdotes related to the sibling experience.

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Linkages to Host “Autism in Adulthood” Discussion

Linkages to Host “Autism in Adulthood” Discussion

On January 8, 2015, Linkages will host “Autism in Adulthood,” a discussion about what constitutes a diagnosis of Autism in adults, how these criteria have been revised, and what family members can do to support the individual with Autism.

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"Policy, Advocacy and You" -- February 26

CIF is proud to co-sponsor CJE's “Policy, Advocacy and You: Success in Community Living” presented on February 26, 2015, in Skokie, Ill. This program will focus on successful community living amid changes in national and state policies that impact seniors and individuals with disabilities.

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CIF’s Auxiliary Board Welcomes Five New Members

CIF’s Auxiliary Board Welcomes Five New Members

Between planning SPARK and hosting awareness and social events, CIF's Auxiliary Board had an incredible year of recruitment.

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CIF Board of Directors Celebrates Growth

CIF Board of Directors Celebrates Growth

This year, the Center for Independent Futures Board of Directors celebrated exciting growth while recognizing the significant service of exiting members.

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