Chapter 11: Rehabilitation and Independent Living


Section 5: Independent Living Centers


Subsection A: Independent Living Centers


Ability Resources, Inc.

Ability Resources’ mission is to assist people with disabilities in attaining and maintaining their personal independence through advocacy, education and service. One way this can be achieved is in the creation of an environment in which people with disabilities can exercise their rights to control and direct their own lives.

823 S. Detroit Ave., Ste. 110
Tulsa , OK 74120

Voice: 

918-592-1235

TTY: 

918-592-1235

Dynamic Independence

Email: chaws@dynind.org

Dynamic Independence is a non-profit organization serving individuals with disabilities and their families in Washington, Nowata, and Craig counties in Oklahoma.

Aurora Professional Building
415 S Dewey Avenue, Suite 202
Bartlesville , OK 74003

Voice: 

918-335-1314

TTY: 

918-335-1314

Oklahomans for Independent Living (OIL)

Email: info@oilok.org

Independent living resource center providing information and referral, peer counseling, advocacy, support groups, assistive technology demonstration and loan, summer camp and swim program, sign language training, transportation, food pantry and holiday assistance program. Support employment: employment and retention services for persons with all types of severe disabilities.

601 E. Carl Albert Parkway
McAlester , OK 74501

Voice: 

918-426-6220
918-426-6263

Toll Free: 

800-568-6821

Fax: 

918-426-3245

Progressive Independence

A community-based, cross-disability, nonresidential, non-profit agency designed and operated by individuals with disabilities to provide an array of independent living services.

121 N. Porter Ave.
Norman , OK 73071

Voice: 

405-321-3203

Toll Free: 

800-801-3203

Fax: 

405-321-7601

Sandra Beasley Independent Living Center

Email: sbilcdirector@coxinet.net

Independent living resource center providing information and referral for disability needs, independent living skills training, advocacy training, peer counseling, a medical and adaptive equipment loan closet, and training and information on the Americans with Disabilities Act.

705 S. Oakwood Rd., Ste. B-1
Enid , OK 73703

Voice: 

580-237-8508

TTY: 

580-237-8508

Toll Free: 

800-375-4358

Fax: 

580-233-6403

Statewide Independent Living Council of Oklahoma (SILC)

Email: smadden@oksilc.org

The Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC) and the Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services jointly prepare a state plan for provision of independent living services to individuals with disabilities. SILC works with regional independent living centers and other entities to promote implementation of the state plan for independent living.

3535 NW 58th Street, Suite 480
Oklahoma City , OK 73112

Voice: 

405-951-3581

Fax: 

405-951-3504