SKIL Blog

$100 Vaccination Winner – Chanute

Our Chanute Customer Appreciation Picnic winner of $100, Rebecca Stout (shown left in picture) and Mary Reynolds, SKIL’s IL Director, representing SKIL in the Chanute Tribune.  The remaining picnics for your chance to win $100 by getting a vaccination are located on the event page on our SKIL website!

SKIL CELEBRATES 31 YEARS OF THE ADA JULY 27, 2021

By Nancy G. Holman PARSONS, Kan.—The SKIL Resource Center will honor the lives of people with disabilities on July 27, when it will hold its annual public celebration of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The public is invited. The free drive-through event will be held 10...

Lucy’s Legacy

By Nancy G. Holman and Shari Coatneyof SKIL Resource Center Inc. As we travel the road of life, sometimes we meet a person who stands out among the rest.  Shirley “Lucy” Crouch was born Shirley Crouch in 1960 in Garnett, KS, later preferring the name Lucy. She was born with...

Memorial for Lucy

Well here I set with one of the greatest self advocates I’ve ever known. We didn’t get to talk much today because she was tired ( so I did most of the talking). At about 3:45 Lucy looked up and I knew she was leaving this earth. At 3:45 she...