Resources

This page began expanding in April 2018 and will continue to expand in May and June! We will be listing more resources for you.


Oregon Centers For Independent Living

Abilitree, formerly CORIL (Central Oregon Resources for Independent Living)
Greg Sublett, Director
PO Box 9425, Bend, OR 97708 (Mailing Address)
2680 NE Twin Knolls Dr, Suite 150, Bend, OR 97701 (Physical Address)
541-388-8103 (voice/TTY) – 541-389-2337 (Fax)
coril@coril.org – www.abilitree.org
Service Area: Deschutes, Crook & Jefferson Counties

EOCIL (Eastern Oregon Center for Independent Living)
Kirt Toombs, Director
1021 SW 5th Ave., Ontario, OR 97914
541-889-3119 (voice/TTY) – 541-889-4647 (Fax) – 866-248-8369 (toll-free)
eocil@eocil.org – www.eocil.org

EOCIL Pendleton Branch Office
322 SW 3rd St., Suite 6, Pendleton, OR 97801
541-276-1037 (voice) – 541-276-1125 (fax)

EOCIL The Dalles Branch Office
400 E Scenic Dr., Suite 2.342, The Dalles, OR 97058
541-370-2810 (voice) – 541-889-4647 (fax)

Service Area: Baker, Gilliam, Grant, Harney, Hood River, Malheur,
Morrow, Sherman, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa, Wasco, and Wheeler
Counties

HASL (Independent Abilities Center)
Randy Samuelson, Director
305 NE E St., Grants Pass, OR 97526
541-479-4275 (voice) – 541-479-7261 (fax) – 800-758-4275 (toll-free)
haslstaff@yahoo.com – www.haslonline.org
Service Area: Jackson, Josephine

ILR (Independent Living Resources)
Barry Fox-Quamme, Director
1839 NE Couch St., Portland, OR 97232
503-232-7411 (voice) – 503-232-7480 (fax)
info@ilr.org – www.ilr.org
Service Area: Multnomah, Washington & Clackamas Counties

LILA (Lane Independent Living Alliance)
Sheila Thomas, Director
20 E 13th Ave, Eugene, OR 97401
541-607-7020 (phone / fax)
lila@lilaoregon.org – www.lilaoregon.org
Service Area: Lane County

LIFE (Living Independently for Empowerment)
1435 Liberty St SE, Salem, OR 97302
503-468-1203 (voice/fax) – 971-209-7277 (Videophone) – 503-583-8765 (text)
life@lilaoregon.org – www.lifeoregon.org
Limited coverage of Benton, Lincoln, Linn, Marion, Polk, and Yamhill

SPOKES Unlimited
Curtis Raines, Director
1006 Main Street, Klamath Falls, OR 97601
541-883-7547 (voice) – 541-885-2469 (fax)
curtis.raines@spokesunlimited.org – www.spokesunlimited.org
Service Area: Klamath & Lake Counties

UVDN (Umpqua Valley disAbilities Network)
Matt Droscher, Director
P.O. Box 507, Roseburg, OR 97470 (mailing address)
736 SE Jackson Street, Roseburg, OR 97470 (physical address)
541-672-6336 (voice) – 541-440-2882 (TTY) – 541-672-8606 (fax)
uvdn@uvdn.org – www.uvdn.org
Service Area: Douglas County

Other CILs
If you are looking for a CIL outside of Oregon, check ILRU’s
Directory of Centers for Independent Living (CILs) and Associations


Medicare / Medicaid Fraud

Oregon SMP: Prevent Healthcare Fraud
855-673-2372
www.smpresource.org or
www.ADRCofOregon.org

Emergency Preparedness

Local

Eugene Department of Emergency Management
www.eugene-or.gov/Emergency-Management

Lane County Emergency Management
www.lanecounty.org/prepare

Oregon Office of Emergency Management
www.oregon.gov/OEM

General

American Red Cross
www.redcross.org

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Emergency Preparedness and Response
emergency.cdc.gov

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Resource Library
www.fema.gov/resource-document-library

Independent Living Research Utilization’s (ILRU) emergency preparedness site
www.disability911.com

Pacific ADA Center’s emergency preparedness site
www.adapacific.org/emergency/

Ready (Ready America, Ready Business, Ready Kids)
www.ready.gov


Employment

Job Accommodation Network
Workplace accommodations
askjan.org

Oregon Employment Department
www.oregon.gov/employ

Oregon Vocational Rehabilitation Services
www.oregon.gov/dhs/employment/VR


Legal/American’s With Disabilities Act (ADA)

ADA.gov: Information and Technical Assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act
www.ada.gov

ADA National Network (formerly Disability and Business Technical Assistance Centers)
adata.org/national-network

Disability, Rights, Education, and Defense Fund (DREDF)
Provides legal advocacy, training, education, and public policy and legislative development.
www.dredf.org

Disability Rights Oregon (DRO)
www.disabilityrightsoregon.org

The Disability Law Lowdown ASL Video Podcast
asl.disabilitylawlowdown.com

Fair Housing Council (FHCO)
www.fhco.org

Job Accommodation Network (JAN)
www.askjan.org/job

Northwest ADA Center
nwadacenter.org

Oregon ADA Center (at LILA)
www.lilaoregon.org/ada.html


Local Disability Organizations

Aging and Disability Resource Connection (ADRC)
“Connect to local information for seniors and people with disabilities, their families and caregivers.”
www.ADRCofOregon.org

Full Access
www.fullaccess.org

Interfaith Disabilities Network of Oregon
www.interfaithdisabilities.org

Mentor Oregon
mentororegon.com

MindFreedom International (MFI)
www.mindfreedom.org

Mobility International USA (MIUSA)
www.miusa.org
Watch their 35th anniversary video to learn how they started and what they’ve done.

Oregon Disabilities Commission
www.oregon.gov/DHS/SENIORS-DISABILITIES/ADVISORY/ODC/

Senior & Disabled Services (SDS) of Lane County
www.sdslane.org


Health Issues

Breast Health Access for Women with Disabilities
www.bhawd.org

Disability, Pregnancy & Parenthood International
www.dppi.org.uk


Recreation (organizations may also provide other services)

Campbell Center (On the City of Eugene website)
www.eugene-or.gov

Eugene YMCA (You Can Gym)
www.eugeneymca.org

Hilyard Center- Adaptive Recreation (On the city of Eugene website)
www.eugene-or.gov

Special Olympics- Eugene/Springfield
www.soor.org/lpc/302.htm

Tamarack Wellness Center
www.tamarackwellness.com

VSA Arts
www.vsarts.org/x11.xml


Service Animals

Disability Rights Oregon Webpage on Service Animals
Information about service animals and emotional support animals in everyday life, employment, housing, and transportation.
droregon.org/topics/service-animals/

Fair Housing Council of Oregon Webpage on Assistance Animals
Information about assistance animals which includes both service animals and emotional support animals in housing.
fhco.org/discrimination-in-oregon/protected-classes/disability/assistance-animals

Canine Companions for Independence
Trains dogs to assist people with mobility issues, people with hearing disabilities, and people with developmental disabilities.
www.cci.org
The local Washington and Oregon branch is the Cascade Chapter

Dogs for Better Lives (formerly Dogs for the Deaf)
Trains dogs to assist people with hearing disabilities and people on the autism spectrum.
www.dogsforbetterlives.org


Assistive Technology

AbleData
Products and information for people with disabilities
abledata.acl.gov

Access Technologies, Inc.
www.accesstechnologiesinc.org

Apple Products – Accessibility
www.apple.com/accessibility

EnableMart
Products for people with disabilities
www.enablemart.com

Freedom Scientific
Products for people with blindness, low vision, or learning disabilities, including the JAWS screen reader
www.freedomscientific.com

Nuance – Dragon Speech Recognition Software
www.nuance.com/dragon

Microsoft Products – Accessibility
www.microsoft.com/accessibility

Oregon Technology Access Program (OTAP)
Provides training, information, technical assistance and resources uses of technology for children with disabilities, from birth to 21.
www.otap-oregon.org

Oregon Telecommunications Relay Service
(Information on some relay services available)
www.puc.state.or.us/PUC/rspf/otrs/index.shtml

Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA)
www.resna.org

USA Tech Guide (Assistive Technology Resource)
www.usatechguide.org


Other Disability Related Information

Child Mind Institute
(an organization for children and young adults struggling with mental health and learning disorders)
childmind.org

Disability World (web-zine produced by the World Institute on Disability)
www.disabilityworld.org

DO-IT: Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology
Promoting inclusion and success for people with disabilities
www.washington.edu/doit

National Center for Accessible Media (NCAM)
ncam.wgbh.org

Project DART (Disability Assault/Abuse Response Team)
www.projectdartpdx.org


Other Related Services

2-1-1 Info
211info.org

Department of Veterans Affairs
www.oefoif.va.gov

Equity & Human Rights Center
www.eugene-or.gov/diversity

FOOD for Lane County
www.foodforlanecounty.org

Home of Your Own Program (HOYOP)
www.svdp.us/what-we-do/affordable-housing/home-of-your-own-program/

Lane County Public Health
www.lanecounty.org/departments/hhs/pubhlth/pages/default.aspx

Lane Transit District
www.ltd.org

Oregon Law Center
oregonlawcenter.org

Oregon Vocational Rehabilitation Services (OVRS)
www.oregon.gov/DHS/vr/

Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance (SHIBA)
www.oregonshiba.org

Sexual Assault Support Services (SASS)
www.sass-lane.org

United Way of Lane County
www.unitedwaylane.org

Volunteers in Medicine
www.vim-clinic.org

White Bird (Operates Lane County’s 24 hour crisis line)
www.whitebirdclinic.org/

Womenspace
www.womenspaceinc.org


Specific Disabilities

Resources are listed on a separate page