Central Iowa Center for Independent Living has suspended all in-person contacts with clients until further notice to protect the health and well being of our clients, staff and community but continues to provide the Five Core Services via no-contact means, including our new hotline, which can be reached by dialing or texting 866-44-CICIL.
Please call this line 866-44-CICIL (24245) Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm to speak with a CICIL staffer if you are looking for information regarding COVID-19 specific resources or are simply in need of someone to talk to during these uncertain times.
You may also contact the national disability COVID-19 healthcare support and advocacy hotline at 800-626-4959.
The following list details some of the local, state, and national resources for information related to COVID-19 and emergency services available in CEntral Iowa. We encourage clients and others to call or email if they need continued services or supports. CICIL staff will be in the office on a regular basis to check mail and fax and will contact you via phone, email, chat or text as soon as we are able to.
*COVID-19 ALERT: Fraudulent Facemask Flyers*
The Department of Justice has been made aware of postings or flyers on the internet regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the use of face masks due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many of which include the Department of Justice’s seal.
These postings were not issued by the Department and are not endorsed by the Department.
The Department urges the public not to rely on the information contained in these postings and to visit ADA.gov for ADA information issued by the Department.
For more information and technical assistance about the ADA, please contact the ADA Information Line at 800-514-0301 (voice) and