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.
Disability Awareness Day is Tuesday, October 6, 2015. We are combining Disability Awareness Day with our ongoing celebration of the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act. It will be held at the Huntington Mall from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Mark your calendar for October 6th and join us as we Celebrate Progress for People with Disabilities.
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.
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
821 Fourth Avenue
Huntington, WV 25701
Toll free: 866-MTSTCIL (866-687-8245)
329 Prince Street
Beckley, WV 25801
The Mountain State Centers for Independent Living Web site development and maintenance is made possible by a generous grant from the West Virginia Division of Rehabilitation Services. We invite you to Make a Donation Online to support this Web site.
David Stewart, a true advocate for disability rights in West Virginia passed away June 24, 2015. He will be missed by many.
It's not always easy, but when it works out, it is cause for celebration. Read about Floyd's graduation from the ESD program.
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