Empowering Individuals
Empowers Communities


Action for Advocacy
Mark C
Afternoon Receiptionist
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!
New PA Orientation Dates
New spring dates for PA Orientation
A success story from our Community Reintegration Program
NICIL Consumer Focus Group
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 1:00 to 3:00pm in the NICIL Training Center
Pumpkin Pie but no budget?
Read on our Action for Advocacy about the official Illinois state pie-Pumpkin Pie

 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…
Click on our Event page to find out what is happening now!

Check our Action for Advocacy!

We are looking for great PA's! Are you looking for the best career you will ever have? Click on our PA page.