Mountain State Centers for Independent Living"Nothing About Us Without Us"celebrating 30 years of service

Mountain State Centers for Independent Living

Mountain State Centers for Independent Living (MTSTCIL) is a community-based organization providing advocacy, networking, and resources to people with disabilities and their families. The centers are a place where people with disabilities are free to meet, share, learn and plan lives of greater independence and self reliance.

sneakersWalk / Run for Independence: Bring Your Shoes!

Bring Your Shoes for a fundraiser from now through the Walk / Run on July 4.

Bring Your Shoes to a collection bin at our Huntington or Beckley office; or the Huntington Mall at the Shoe Carnival store. Shoe Carnival will give you a $10 coupon for shoes donated to be used for special promotions. Learn more and Bring Your Shoes!.

Golf Scramble

The Peggy Lewis Memorial Golf Tournament/Four Person Scramble, Mountain State Centers for Independent Living's fifth golf scramble, will be held on Friday, May 15, 2015. Learn more.

Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the signing of the ADA

25 anniversary of signing of ADA

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law on July 26, 1990. Mountain State is dedicating all events this year to the celebration of the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

2015 Legislative Sessions

Accessible Transportation Day at the Capitol, February 17, Upper Rotunda, Senate side. Anyone who is interested in participating in advocating for people with disabilities in West Virginia is welcome to join us.

Follow us on the 2015 Legislative Priorities page.

2014: Year in Review

Annual letter from Anne Weeks, President/CEO Mountain State Centers for Independent Living.

It is the time of year when I reflect on what we accomplished in the past year and what we learned as we prepare for - read more.

More About MTSTCIL

MTSTCIL staff provide peer support and offer guidance and encouragement to individuals in making appropriate decisions regarding their day-to-day lives. Visit peer support page.

Advocacy is the core of our organization. We believe that by focusing on advocacy and teaching people with disabilities self-advocacy skills, our vision and mission can be achieved. Visit the Advocacy in Action section.

By raising the community's level of awareness about disabilities, our centers have the unique distinction of being both a resource for individuals and an advocacy organization in the community.

Mountain State Centers for Independent Living
Corporate Office
821 Fourth Avenue
Huntington, WV 25701
Voice/TTY: 304-525-3324
Fax: 304-525-3360
Toll free: 866-MTSTCIL (866-687-8245)

Beckley office:
329 Prince Street
Beckley, WV 25801
Voice: 304-255-0122
TDD: 304-255-0122

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