The Independent Living Center, Inc.
The primary goal of The Independent Living Center, Inc. (TILC) is to assist individuals with physical disabilities to maintain their independence in the least restrictive environment possible. TILC believes that the individual knows their needs better than anyone else and should be the responsible party in directing their own care and their own future. The core services that TILC provides include: advocacy, peer support, independent living skills training, and information and referral. TILC operates a large information and referral system and maintain the Southwest Missouri Area Agency Resource Directory and the Southwest Missouri Area Rental Housing List. The also operate a Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Showroom from which they sell selected assistive products.