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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Be aware of possible e-mail scammers posing as federal, international agencies

After receiving additional reports, the Parsons Police Department wants to remind everyone that the FBI, CIA, and/or any other federal government agency, Interpol or other international agency is not going to contact via e-mail and threaten to have you arrested or fired for any reason.

Detective Sgt. Neil Springer of the PPD said these organizations are not going to have money to disperse to you for any reason. They are not going to tell you in an e-mail that they are going to wiretap your internet and phones.

Read more: Be aware of possible e-mail scammers posing as federal, international agencies

AAPD is looking for your story

Are you considering taking a higher paying job or a promotion but would end up losing your health care and other public benefits if you earned more? Are you not on any government assistance but your salary does not help you fully cover your personal care needs? Are you graduating and/or have a job offer but worried that you won’t be able to access the services and supports to be able to go to work?

Read more: AAPD is looking for your story

Sunflower Foundation awards more than $200,000 for trails

TOPEKA, Kan. -- The Sunflower Foundation Board of Trustees recently awarded more than $200,000 to seven communities and one school district to build new trails or enhance existing trails.

The Sunflower Trails program is designed to promote healthy living by providing safe and accessible places for physical activity, as well as connect Kansans to each other and the great outdoors.

Read more: Sunflower Foundation awards more than $200,000 for trails