Deaf Cop Chat

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JACKSONVILLE, FL – On Tuesday, March 30th the Center for Independent Living (CIL) Jacksonville and the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office will host a virtual Deaf Cop Chat for residents who use sign language to communicate.


ILRC SELECTED FOR STATEWIDE MENTORING PROGRAM BY NATIONAL ORGANIZATION “CORE” will fill in the gap between graduation and employment for sign language interpreters FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASETUESDAY, March 26th, 2019 Contact: Stephanie Monroe, The ILRC – (904) 399-8484 Jacksonville, FL –…

NEWS RELEASE: The Able Trust awards ILRC $250k Employment Grant

“I am so thrilled for this exciting partnership between The Able Trust and the Independent Living Resource Center that will change lives here in the Jacksonville area,” said State Senator Aaron Bean. “Both of these excellent organizations are doing so much to create employment opportunities for Floridians with disabilities, and I can’t wait to see what can be accomplished with this grant.”

Sharon Hoffmeyer named JTAC Chairwoman

Sharon Hoffmeyer with Gus Bradley

JTAC SELECTS SHARON HOFFMEYER AS NEW CHAIRWOMAN Hoffmeyer to add valuable insight for Paratransit Committee Congratulations to Sharon Hoffmeyer on her recent appointment as Chairwoman of the Jacksonville Transportation Advisory Committee. Hoffmeyer has been a lifetime advocate of persons with…

ILRC to Celebrate Spirit of the ADA at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens on October 29th

The Independent Living Resource Center of Northeast Florida will celebrate the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act on Sunday, October 29th at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens. In partnership with the City of Jacksonville’s Disabled Services Division and the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, 1,000 tickets will be distributed to individuals in the disability community and their guests.


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