Empowering Individuals
Empowers Communities


New PA Orientation Dates!
More PA Orientation dates set. Call us for details!
PA Orientation Class
Looking for a new career, this might be for you!
Need a presentor for your event?
We have a great story to tell! Call us!
Action for Advocacy
Xavier Z
Meet Xavier, ComEd and NICIL Energy Ambassador for Fiscal Year 2017.
Mark C
Afternoon Receiptionist
Competing everyday
Independent Living as I see it
A success story from our Community Reintegration Program
2016 Gingerbread Competition
Spring 2017 Class Catalog
NICIL Spring 2017 Class Catalog

 Our hours are Monday through Thursday 8:00am to 4:30pm.  We hope to you soon!

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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
Fax: 815-625-7876

NICIL is now on Goodshop & Goodsearch! Help us raise funds, one penny at a time. See our NICIL Support page for details!
What is happening at NICIL…
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