Disabilities are as diverse as the people who have them. There are programs and services available to help you live free from dependence on other people. Explore this website to learn how you can live more independently…and with dignity!
Independence means different things to different people. Suncoast Center for Independent Living is here to provide the tools and guidance you need to live the way you want and to connect with people who understand the issues you are facing.
SCIL will help you face the day to day challenges of living with a disability. Services are provided free of charge (based on eligibility) so you can get what you need, when you need it.
How We Help
Information & Referral
Support & Resources
Empowering People with Disabilities to Independence
Transition Programs for Adults & Youth
Computer Equipment Loan
Portable Modular Ramps
Medical Equipment Loans
Emergency Special Needs
Florida Telecommunications Relay, Inc. (FTRI)
Expand and strengthen independent living services to create a fully inclusive society
On his birthday, William received a gift that people often take for granted. No, it wasn’t a new car, clothes, or even a vacation. He received the gift of independence through the installation of a new wheelchair ramp for his ...
One of our consumers, Carlos’ mother recently called us to thank us for the transformation in her son’s life. Prior to enrolling in the SCIL Transition Center, Carlos spent his days watching television and playing video games. His life found ...
Alfredo’s initial contact with Suncoast Center for Independent Living was via our Mobility Program in search of medical equipment. After receiving his medical equipment, he learned about the SCIL Transition Program. Alfredo expressed interest in the computer skills classes offered ...