HOPE STARTS HERE
Center for Independent Futures is an Evanston, Illinois, not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping individuals with disabilities live full and more independent lives.
We create sustainable solutions through community living options, personal networks, and lifelong planning and education, tailored to support individuals and families as well as schools and agencies.
Many barriers to independent living exist for people with disabilities, but new in-home technologies can help most families remove some obstacles. While these technology options won’t replace the development of all life skills, they can support individuals to live more independent lives and offer their families peace of mind. At our housing conference in October, … Continue reading “New In-Home Technologies for Independent Living”
Are you looking for a local Evanston fundraising event to support your community? Join on at the Hilton Orrington on Friday, April 26th for our signature spring event, SPARK! What to Expect at SPARK! At our annual spring party, we use this opportunity to celebrate our whole community, including Center for Independent Futures participants, families, … Continue reading “Save the Date: SPARK 2019”
2018 was a big year at Center for Independent Futures! From fun and glamorous events like SPARK to meeting new people at conferences around the country, this last year held a lot to be celebrated. Join us in remembering our top 10 moments of 2018! #1: New Partnerships in California Club 21, a California non-profit, … Continue reading “Top 10 Hope-Filled Moments in 2018”