SKIL was created by; is driven by; and is focused on persons with disabilities, their families, and communities. We provide Advocacy, Education, and Support with Customer Controlled services to break down and remove existing barriers and bridge social gaps to ensure and preserve Equality and Independence for all.

If you are not working or working reduced hours due to COVID-19, you may be eligible for Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits.
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Due to the potential spread of the Corona Virus, all SKIL Offices will be closed to visitors and the general public until further notice.

SKIL staff will continue providing services while the offices are closed. Communication, during this time, will take place through phone, email or fax.
If needing to turn in or receive a hire packet and/or other paperwork, we encourage you to send your information by email to your local SKIL office.
When bringing paperwork to SKIL offices during regular business hours, call that office, and someone will come to the door to assist you.

 Thank You for your patience in these extraordinary times! 
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My Home for the Holidays 2016

Friday December 2, 2016 - @ - Parsons VFW 5:30 PM - Bring a Friend.

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Two new events are planned for this year. Make plans to be a part of the 50/50 all CASH raffle. Secondly bring a non-perishable food item for a free ticket and chance to win a door prize. All donated food items will go to area food banks.

Everyone is welcome at this SKIL Holiday Event.
Starting at 5:30 PM at the Parsons VFW 101 East Main Parsons.

Some of the fun things we have planned are:
Holiday Dinner
Annual Meeting

SKIL is a multi-faceted independent living center headquartered in Parsons, with branch offices in Chanute, Columbus, Fredonia, Independence, Pittsburg and Sedan. For more information, call 1-800-688-5616 or stop by any SKIL office.