Empowering Individuals
Empowers Communities


Action for Advocacy
Mark C
2014 Volunteer of the Year
Volunteer John
John hard at work as an entertainer
NICIL Board of Directors
Mary Carlson, Jill Reyna, Tammy Burkholder, Mary Mahan-Deatherage
Competing everyday
Independent Living as I see it
Mike M - Volunteer
Mike M. - Volunteer
Personal Assistance Orientation Schedule
Great opportunity to make a difference!

The state budget isn’t settled yet, but we are still working hard for you!  Our hours are Monday through Thursday 8:00am to 4:30pm.  We hope to you soon!

NICIL Mission Statement

NICIL is committed to promoting and delivering the Independent Living Philosophy throughout Northwestern Illinois.

Our pledge is to cordially assist all persons with disabilities in an efficient compassionate and compliant manner while seeking out agency growth opportunities.

General Information
Our Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 4:30p.m.
due to the budget impasses

Our Location:
412 Locust
Sterling, IL 61081

Phone: 815-625-7860
TTY 815-625-7863
Toll Free: 888-886-4245
TTY 888-776-4245