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Appalachian Center for Independent Living, Inc.

 
The back parking lot of the office building where ACIL is located. The accessible vans ACIL uses for transportation are pictured as well.
The back parking lot of the office building where ACIL is located. The accessible vans ACIL uses for transportation are pictured as well.
 

Mission


To promote the interdependence, productivity, and quality of life of individuals with disabilities through empowerment, integration, and inclusion.

Vision


A world that respects all people, values diversity and guarantees choice, freedom, personal power, equal access, and justice for all.

Board of Director Meeting


ACIL Board of Directors will be holding a board meeting virtually via Zoom on Friday, August 19, 2022 at 10:00 AM. The meeting's purpose is a regularly scheduled bi-monthly meeting. Please contact Meredith Pride, Executive Director, at (304) 965-0376 for the Zoom link to the meeting.

People First Youth Conference


The Arc of West Virginia is holding the People First Youth Conference on July 7, 2022 from 9AM to 3PM. It will be held at South Parkersburg Baptist Church located at 1655 Blizzard Drive, Parkersburg, WV 26101 and on Zoom at https://thearcofwv-org.zoom.us/j/81588308221. Lunch will be provided!

For more information, please contact Denise Lilly at (304) 422-3151. Click here to download the flyer.

Mountaineer Food Bank


Mountaineer Food Bank is the largest emergency food provider in West Virginia distributing over 16.7 million pounds annually. MFB provides food and other household items to over 450 feeding programs in 48 counties in West Virginia. These programs include food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, senior programs, Veterans Table programs, mobile pantry programs, school food pantry and backpack programs.

To learn more about Mountaineer Food Bank, Click Here!

If you are in need of food due to the pandemic, Click Here to view where their Mobile Food Pantry will be next.