EVENTS

Search TheCIL's upcoming events below to find the right events for you.

Due to health concerns surrounding COVID-19, TheCIL offices are physically closed until April 1, 2021, though we hope to resume some in-person programming as soon as it is safe to do so.

 

While our physical offices are temporarily closed, we are still available to assist you remotely.  One-on-one consultations and support groups will be conducted via telephone, email, or video conference.

 

Remember to check our website regularly for updates.  For more information or to schedule a remote appointment, please contact us at (510) 841-4776 or info@thecil.org.

The CIL Events

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  • 5th Annual Ed Roberts Awards
    Sat, Jan 23
    Zoom
    Jan 23, 6:00 PM PST
    Zoom
    Join us for the 5th Annual Ed Roberts Awards, where we focus on the intersectionality of disability and parenting this year and honor Martin Paley, Brandon Young, Dr. Kara Ayers, Joe Xaiver, and Dr. Megan Kirshbaum.
  • COVID-19 Peer Support Groups for Seniors
    Tue, Jan 26
    Location is TBD
    Jan 26, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
    Location is TBD
    Weekly tele-workshop, conducted by Grace Wright, with seniors in Berkeley, CA.
  • Work and Disability Benefits Clinic
    Wed, Jan 27
    Phone or Google Meet
    Jan 27, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM PST
    Phone or Google Meet
    Weekly Work & Disability Benefits Clinic for people with SSI or SSDI who have questions about how work affects disability benefits. Learn about Social Security Work Incentives that allow you to work and keep some of your benefits. Individual 30-minute appointments on Wednesdays from 10:00 - 12:00.
  • Queer Crips United: LGBTQ+ Peer Support for People with Disabilities
    Mon, Feb 01
    Location is TBD
    Feb 01, 7:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    A collaboration between TheCIL and Pacific Center for Human Growth confidential monthly, on the first Monday of the month, a peer support group for LGBTQ+ disabled folks, 18 years old and up!
  • COVID-19 Peer Support Groups for Seniors
    Tue, Feb 02
    Location is TBD
    Feb 02, 10:30 AM
    Location is TBD
    Weekly tele-workshop, conducted by Grace Wright, with seniors in Berkeley, CA.
  • Work and Disability Benefits Clinic
    Wed, Feb 03
    Phone or Google Meet
    Feb 03, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM PST
    Phone or Google Meet
    Weekly Work & Disability Benefits Clinic for people with SSI or SSDI who have questions about how work affects disability benefits. Learn about Social Security Work Incentives that allow you to work and keep some of your benefits. Individual 30-minute appointments on Wednesdays from 10:00 - 12:00.
  • Housing Consultation
    Thu, Feb 04
    By Phone or Google Meet
    Feb 04, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    By Phone or Google Meet
    Meet with our housing consultant one-on-one on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month for 30-minutes to discuss issues you may be facing and receive resources on various housing lists in the Bay Area.
  • Acquired Disability Peer Support Group
    Thu, Feb 04
    Google Meet
    Feb 04, 5:15 PM
    Google Meet
    1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month peer support group, especially for young adults under 40, to discuss major life changes a person with an acquired disability may be facing.
  • COVID-19 Peer Support Groups for Seniors
    Tue, Feb 09
    Location is TBD
    Feb 09, 10:30 AM
    Location is TBD
    Weekly tele-workshop, conducted by Grace Wright, with seniors in Berkeley, CA.
  • Work and Disability Benefits Clinic
    Wed, Feb 10
    Phone or Google Meet
    Feb 10, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM PST
    Phone or Google Meet
    Weekly Work & Disability Benefits Clinic for people with SSI or SSDI who have questions about how work affects disability benefits. Learn about Social Security Work Incentives that allow you to work and keep some of your benefits. Individual 30-minute appointments on Wednesdays from 10:00 - 12:00.
  • WheelChats: A Virtual Chat with our Wheelchair Expert
    Wed, Feb 10
    Google Meet
    Feb 10, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PST
    Google Meet
    Bring your questions OR answers to our bi-monthly WheelChats series. This will be an open community session for folks to ask questions, share experiences and build community!
  • TheCIL closed: President's Day
    Mon, Feb 15
    All Offices
    Feb 15, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    All Offices
    We are closed for President's Day.
  • COVID-19 Peer Support Groups for Seniors
    Tue, Feb 16
    Location is TBD
    Feb 16, 10:30 AM
    Location is TBD
    Weekly tele-workshop, conducted by Grace Wright, with seniors in Berkeley, CA.
  • Personal Attendant Services Resource and Support Group
    Tue, Feb 16
    Google Meet
    Feb 16, 4:30 PM
    Google Meet
    Clients and caregivers alike share tips and tricks on how to achieve a happy home care environment.
  • Work and Disability Benefits Clinic
    Wed, Feb 17
    Phone or Google Meet
    Feb 17, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM PST
    Phone or Google Meet
    Weekly Work & Disability Benefits Clinic for people with SSI or SSDI who have questions about how work affects disability benefits. Learn about Social Security Work Incentives that allow you to work and keep some of your benefits. Individual 30-minute appointments on Wednesdays from 10:00 - 12:00.
  • Housing Consultation
    Thu, Feb 18
    By Phone or Google Meet
    Feb 18, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    By Phone or Google Meet
    Meet with our housing consultant one-on-one on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month for 30-minutes to discuss issues you may be facing and receive resources on various housing lists in the Bay Area.
  • Acquired Disability Peer Support Group
    Thu, Feb 18
    Google Meet
    Feb 18, 5:15 PM
    Google Meet
    1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month peer support group, especially for young adults under 40, to discuss major life changes a person with an acquired disability may be facing.
  • COVID-19 Peer Support Groups for Seniors
    Tue, Feb 23
    Location is TBD
    Feb 23, 10:30 AM
    Location is TBD
    Weekly tele-workshop, conducted by Grace Wright, with seniors in Berkeley, CA.
  • Work and Disability Benefits Clinic
    Wed, Feb 24
    Phone or Google Meet
    Feb 24, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM PST
    Phone or Google Meet
    Weekly Work & Disability Benefits Clinic for people with SSI or SSDI who have questions about how work affects disability benefits. Learn about Social Security Work Incentives that allow you to work and keep some of your benefits. Individual 30-minute appointments on Wednesdays from 10:00 - 12:00.
  • Wheelchair Marking & Tether Strap Program Virtual Workshop
    Wed, Mar 10
    Online Workshop
    Mar 10, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PST
    Online Workshop
    A virtual, bi-monthly introductory workshop to AC Transit's Wheelchair Marking and Tether Strap Program (WMTSP) to improve your accessibility to AC Transit and East Bay Paratransit vehicles. We will also use this time to share any AC Transit COVID-19 updates.
  • WheelChats: A Virtual Chat with our Wheelchair Expert
    Wed, Apr 14
    Google Meet
    Apr 14, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
    Google Meet
    Bring your questions OR answers to our bi-monthly WheelChats series. This will be an open community session for folks to ask questions, share experiences and build community!
  • Wheelchair Marking & Tether Strap Program Virtual Workshop
    Wed, May 12
    Online Workshop
    May 12, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
    Online Workshop
    A virtual, bi-monthly introductory workshop to AC Transit's Wheelchair Marking and Tether Strap Program (WMTSP) to improve your accessibility to AC Transit and East Bay Paratransit vehicles. We will also use this time to share any AC Transit COVID-19 updates.
  • WheelChats: A Virtual Chat with our Wheelchair Expert
    Wed, Jun 09
    Google Meet
    Jun 09, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
    Google Meet
    Bring your questions OR answers to our bi-monthly WheelChats series. This will be an open community session for folks to ask questions, share experiences and build community!
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