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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...

Carlos’ Success Story

Carlos’ Success Story

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 greater meaning when he...

Alfredo’s Success Story

Alfredo’s Success Story

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...