Membership for CILs, SILCs, and Other Organizations

To become a member of NCIL as a Center for Independent Living (CIL), Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC), or other organization, do one of the following:

The membership form is also available in Word and plain text.

Member Benefits

  • Pass-through Funding
  • Voting Rights: Members elect the Board of Directors and control the policies that govern our day-to-day and long-term objectives, ensuring our focus remains on the priorities of the advocates we serve.
  • Action Alerts: Members receive the timely information they need to act quickly on critical issues.
  • Advocacy Monitor: Straight from DC, the Advocacy Monitor is your source for up-to-date news on legislative and policy priorities, with specific information on how to make the most of your advocacy efforts.
  • Reduced registration fees to the NCIL Annual Conference.
  • Unlimited Job Postings: Recruit the best talent in the IL field by taking advantage of this NCIL benefit exclusively for CILs, SILCs, and other member organizations.
  • Website with news, trainings and conferences, position papers on disability issues, and more!
  • Flexible Spending Accounts: tax-deferred plans that allow employees to redirect a portion of their income to cover out-of-pocket medical care.
  • Technical Assistance by NCIL members to CILs and SILCs.
  • With our exclusive insurance plans, members can access affordable comprehensive coverage.  NCIL offers Directors and Officers Liability, Property and Casualty, and Group Life and Long-Term Disability insurance plans.