Empowering Individuals
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Your thoughts…

We at NICIL believe in independent living and supporting these choices, that’s why we are here!  51% or more of our Board of Directors, Management Team, and Team Members are persons with disabilities.  We design our programing with input from our consumers to support the needs of our consumers and other stakeholders.  Now it is time for you to tell us what you’d like from us.  Here is a link to a survey we desgined to help us find out what you want from your NICIL Team.


We appreciate your assistance!  This is an open survey for anyone interested in sharing their thoughts.  Your response will be keep confidential!


It is that time again!  The Annual NICIL Consumer Survey, 2017

We are looking to hear from you, our consumers!  How are we doing?  The survey is an opportunity to learn from you and improve things that aren’t working.  Here is the link:


Complete the survey by noon on Friday, May 26, 2017 and be eligible to win a gift card!  If you prefer a written survey, call us at 815-625-7860 and we will send one to you with a postage paid return envelope. Just get it back by the deadline to be eligible for the gift card!  We love to hear from you!

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