Due to health concerns surrounding COVID-19, TheCIL offices are temporarily closed until August 1. Although our physical offices are closed, we are still available to assist you remotely.


TheCIL is still able to provide 1-1 consultations and support groups remotely via telephone, email, or video conference.


For more information or to schedule a remote appointment, please contact us at (510) 841-4776 or

COVID-19 Public Health Guidance for Individuals with Access and Functional Needs


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By Google Meet or Phone appointment
Living Well during COVID-19 Tele-Workshop for Seniors
Location is TBD
Queer Crips United: LGBTQ+ Peer Support for People with Disabilities
Location is TBD
Personal Attendant Management Workshop
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Berkeley, CA. 94703
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