Choices and Rights

THE CENTRE FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING

The Centre for Independent Living, covering Hull and the East Riding of Yorkshire managed by Choices and Rights Disability Coalition.

The Centre for independent Living (CIL) is a collection of key services for disabled people.

Choices and Rights staff members manage the Information Service, the Direct Payments Support Service, the Access Direct Project and the Disability Equality Training Project.

Choices and Rights is an organisation for disabled people in the Kingston upon Hull and East Riding of Yorkshire area. We are 100% run and controlled by disabled people.

Our main aims are:

  • To promote the independence and inclusion of all disabled people in society
  • To Identify and pro-actively challenge the discrimination faced by disabled people
  • To encourage disabled people to work together to achieve change locally

RECENT NEWS

Survey on powered wheelchairs

RICA (the Research Institute for Consumer Affairs)  are conducting a national survey giving powered wheelchair users and carers living in the UK a chance to tell about their experiences of obtaining and using their powered wheelchair. The aim of the survey is to use the results to identify user priorities for future research work. There is also a chance to win £50 in shopping vouchers. Closing date is 30th June 2014.  For more...

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