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Know Your Resources – Orientation to the IL-NET National Training & Technical Assistance Center for CILs and SILCs

November 10, 2022; 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. Eastern

Register online

The IL-NET National Training & Technical Assistance (T&TA) Center, operated by ILRU in collaboration with NCIL, APRIL, and the University of Montana Rural Institute and RTC: Rural, supports Centers for Independent Living (CILs) and Statewide Independent Living Councils (SILCs) in building capacity to run strong, effective organizations. The IL-NET’s resources cover an expansive list of topics related to CILs and SILCs, with an emphasis on core services. This webinar will highlight what’s new with the IL-NET and help you learn how to find the resources and training available through ILRU’s comprehensive website that best meet your needs. Our IL-NET team is here to assist you with finding the publications, recorded trainings, courses, and materials that will help you operate your CIL or SILC with excellence. 

Please join us for this complimentary webinar to learn what the IL-NET National T&TA Center has to offer you. Staff from ILRU will be joined by IL-NET collaborating organizations: NCIL, APRIL, and the University of Montana Rural Institute and RTC: Rural. The entire team will walk you through the trainings and resources the IL-NET offers and show you how you can best access them. You will learn about on-demand trainings and materials that are available immediately, as well as training topics for 2023 that you can add to your calendar. Don’t miss this free event! 

Registration Fee: This event is free-of-charge, but online registration is required.

Target Audience: Staff and Board of CILs, SILCs, and DSEs 

What You Will Learn:

  • Overview of the IL-NET T&TA Center for CILs and SILCs — history, funding, and roles.
  • Overview of the website layout and the best method to search for resources on the ILRU website.
  • The wide array of training, resources, programs, and services available to CILs, SILCs, DSEs, consumers, and other stakeholders.

Presented by the IL-NET National Training and Technical Assistance (T&TA) Center for Independent Living operated by ILRU (Independent Living Research Utilization). The IL-NET T&TA Center provides training and technical assistance to centers for independent living and statewide independent living councils. The IL-NET T&TA Center is supported by grant numbers 90ILTA0002 and 90ISTA0002 from the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. 20201. Grantees undertaking projects under government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions. Points of view or opinions do not, therefore, necessarily represent official Administration for Community Living policy.