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M.R. Wins with SCIL

M.R. Wins with SCIL

MR is a twenty-three-year-old youth consumer living with Schizophrenia. MR is one of five female siblings. Three of MR’s younger siblings are also living with schizophrenia. Although MR’s mother has some community supports in place, it has been especially challenging...

C.S. is Thankful

C.S. is Thankful

C.S is a 33-year-old male with a Brain Injury and Diabetes. C.S main income resource is his S.S benefits, however, due to today’s inflation has been hard for him to follow his special diet. C.S is a regular consumer of SCIL who continues to identify new goals to help...

M.R. is Grateful

M.R. is Grateful

M.R is a 42-year-old female with a physical disability and multiple disabilities. M.R contacted SCIL because she is in desperate need of food for sustainability. She and her son are currently homeless, but she has a place where she and her son can bathe, cook, and...

JP-PAS Overview

JP-PAS Overview

The James Patrick Memorial Work Incentive Personal Attendant Services & Employment Assistance Program The James Patrick Memorial Work Incentive – Personal Attendant Services & Employment Assistance Program (JP-PAS) was created by the Florida Legislature to...

All Faith’s Food Bank Partnership

Suncoast Center for Independent Living is a proud partner of All Faiths Food Bank. Once a week Suncoast Center for Independent Living delivers free canned goods and frozen items to those disabled in need during this difficult time while helping them maintain their...

Wheelchair/ Computer Giveaway

Wheelchair/ Computer Giveaway

Learn how you can get a free new manual wheelchair and/or a refurbished computer at Suncoast Center for Independent LivingFREEWheelchair/Computer!Suncoast Center for Independent Living, in partnership with the Wheelchair Foundation, has new wheelchairs &...

William’s Success Story

William’s Success Story

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 home. The lack of a wheelchair ramp...