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NILP’s 13th Annual Golf Tournament for Independence Takes Place on June 17, 2016!

NILP’s 13th Annual Golf Tournament for Independence Takes Place on June 17, 2016!

Golfers take notice and mark your calendars! NILP's 13th Annual Golf Tournament for Independence takes place on Friday, June 17th, at the beautiful Merrimack Valley Golf Club in Methuen, MA. We are happy to hold our popular fundraising golf tournament again at this great golf course. Registration & Breakfast will be at 7:00 A.M. with an 8:00 A.M. Shotgun start. All proceeds from this tournament will go to support NILP's services and programs for people with all disabilities who wish to live independently in the community in the 52 cities and towns that NILP serves in Northeast Massachusetts. Watch our website for more details about this popular NILP very soon. June 17th - Save The Date!

TLC Leads The Way in Disability Sensitivity Awareness Training!

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The Training and Learning Collaborative (TLC) is the Education Division of The Northeast Independent Living Program, Inc. (NILP). TLC is geared towards educating all organizations in a customized curriculum that provides disability awareness education and cultural competence training and consulting to all people who are connected in working with all consumers, clients, and/or employees who have a disability. TLC has unparalleled and exceptional expertise that cannot be duplicated anywhere else as its' pool of TLC trainers and consultants are comprised of people who are living with a disability and/or work with individuals who have a disability. TLC has a unique shared perspective and has proven effectiveness with all of the clients it has worked with. Why TLC? It is good for business! To find out more, please view the TLC video and click on the TLC tab on the menu.

NILP is located at 20 Ballard Road, Lawrence, MA 01843. We are open Monday through Friday, 9 A.M. to 5 P.M. (E.T.) Please call us at (978) 687-4288 or email us at help@nilp.org

NILP is located at 20 Ballard Road, Lawrence, MA 01843. We are open Monday through Friday, 9 A.M. to 5 P.M. (E.T.) Please call us at (978) 687-4288 or email us at help@nilp.org

NILP and ESMV Collaborate on a Successful Legislative Forum on March 25th!

NILP and ESMV Collaborate on a Successful Legislative Forum on March 25th!

NILP and ESMV (Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley) held a very successful and well-attended Legislative Forum on March 25, 2016, as the combined ADRC (Aging and Disability Resource Consortium) of the Merrimack Valley at the Mass School of Law in Andover, MA. The theme subject to the Legislative Forum was "MassHealth and it's Impact on Community Long Term Services & Supports" and included consumers that both NILP and ESMV serve, Massachusetts State Senators & Representatives (pictured in the photo above is Senator Barbara L'Italien speaking at this event), local officials, and more. There were over 100 people who attended this event with much lively discussion that lead to to the importance and necessity of support for community organizations like NILP and ESMV to best serve the consumer needs of people with disabilities. For more information and photos regarding this Legislative Forum, please visit our facebook page by clicking on the facebook icon located on the left side of our home page.