Community Living Skills

Personal and Workplace Success Skills Library

The Personal and Workplace Success Skills Library includes success skill resources to use in the design of educational and workforce development curricula. 

California Department of Education Transition Resources

The California Department of Education has compiled information from state and national sources to assist California youth with disabilities with the transition to adulthood. 

Alliance of Disability Advocates

Alliance of Disability Advocates in Raleigh, North Carolina is a center for independent living offering trainings in self advocacy and self determination, communication skills, employment, budgeting, meal preparation, and a variety of other independent living skills. 

Expanding Horizons

Rising Ground of the Greater New York City area offers recreational opportunities and workplace skills training to people with disabilities.  

disABILITY Resource Center Community Living Trainings

disABILITY Resource Center is a Center for Independent Living in Knoxville, Tennessee offering independent living skills trainings on a variety of topics. 

Illinois Disability Resources and Advocacy Organizations

A list of disability advocacy organizations in Illinois from Olmstead Rights. The page also includes miscellaneous information about home health services, Medicaid, and other community living resources. 

NYC Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities: Advocacy Groups

JFS Houston: Transition Aged Programs

An independent living skills program offered by Jewish Family Services Houston for people age 15-36 with intellectual disabilities. 

SAIL Disability Network of the Upper Peninsula: Education and IL Skills Training

An Independent Living Skills Training for people with disabilities in the Upper Peninsula area of Michigan. 

Supports for Community Living: A Case Study

This case study from the Center on Human Policy, Syracuse University, describes formal and informal supports and explores the importance of informal social networks to people with developmental disabilities. 

The contents of this website were developed under a grant from the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR grant number 90RT5043). NIDILRR is a Center within the Administration for Community Living (ACL), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The contents of this website do not necessarily represent the policy of NIDILRR, ACL, HHS, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.