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.DSW Essential Worker - Proof Form


ALL Exception forms are due by the 5th & the 20th of the Month.
Exception forms received late will be paid on the Late Batch, which is called in ON paydays.

Any time sheet received past 10:00 am on Paydays WILL pay the FOLLOWING pay date.

This change is in accordance with The Federal Reserve requirements of our Financial Institution.
Please be sure to use the Authenticare Call system for prompt payment.




The Administration for Community Living is HIRING!

The Office of Independent Living Programs (OILP) is hiring a program officer for the OILP Team! The OILP intends to fill this position with the Schedule A hiring authority.  This means you must be a person with a disability to apply for the current opening.  Information about the Schedule A hiring authority can be found here: .

This is a full time position located in Washington DC.  Relocation expenses are NOT provided.  Due to COVID-19 all OILP staff are currently teleworking from their approved Washington DC metro area telework locations.  ACL anticipates it will resume pre-COVID duty stations and telework agreements at some point in the future.   

This position includes end-to-end management of Centers for Independent Living grant awards, opportunities to develop program guidance and national disability policy, and participation on federal workgroups driving issues important to people with disabilities.  Bring your State experience to Federal government and directly contribute to the exciting future of independent living programs!

Please follow the below instructions:

  • Email Corinna Stiles at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (no phone calls).
  • The email should include (1) a short statement of interest, (2) acknowledgment of Schedule A eligibility, and (3) a current resume that reflects experience or working knowledge in the Centers for Independent Living program, the Independent Living Services program, and/or any other work that highlights experience in disability services or policy.
  • To be considered the email must be received no later than 5:00pm EST Sunday November 15, 2020.
  • To be considered you must follow instructions 1-3.

Individuals of interest will receive follow up information the week of November 16.