• GOLF & GAMES TOURNAMENT

    COMING SOON ... Join Us at our 12th Annual Golf and Games Tournament.

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  • ILA PROGRAMS

    At ILA, our programs consistently receive praise from our Individuals, their families, and regulatory agencies.

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  • HOME-INSPIRED ENVIRONMENTS

    All of our houses are designed to complement the surrounding community. When entering our residences, you will find a well-appointed kitchen, dining facilities, bedrooms and recreational areas. Our round-the-clock maintenance staff and professional landscapers keep our homes in peak condition.

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  • CASE MANAGEMENT SERVICES

    Navigating under the umbrella of ILA is ILA's Case Management Services (ILA CMS). ILA CMS' superior personalized service coordination is designed to walk Individuals and their families through the health care system, which can be confusing and challenging to many.

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  • Community Habilitation

    Our Community Habilitation Program provides skill-development to Individuals at all levels. The program is offered in Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Staten Island Monday through Friday.

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Services

Over 25 individually crafted programs

Community Habilitation

Support staff meet with Individuals at their respective homes and accompanies them to and from each activity. Pre-vocational training is provided at a number of volunteer sites to prepare program participants for possible employment, while giving them a strong sense of accomplishment.

Residential Services

All of our houses are designed to complement the surrounding community. When entering our residences, you will find a well-appointed kitchen, dining facilities, bedrooms and recreational areas. Our round-the-clock maintenance staff and professional landscapers keep our homes in peak condition.

Day Habilitation

At ILA we offer day habilitation services to enable our Individuals to spend time in the community. From trips to the movies to walks in the park and time at a museum or a local restaurant, we encourage our Individuals to make the most of what New York City has to offer!

Care Coordination

Navigating under the umbrella of ILA is ILA's Case Management Services (ILA CMS). ILA CMS' superior personalized service coordination is designed to walk Individuals and their families through the health care system, which can be confusing and challenging to many.

Our Mission

We provide first-class care in first-class accommodations to Individuals with developmental disabilities. We teach independence, promote community integration, and offer support and counseling for Individuals and their families.

Latest News

ILA Wins Orion Fleet Intelligence Excellence in Fleet Safety Award!

Congratulations to Independent Living Association, Inc. on being awarded the Orion Fleet Intelligence EXCELLENCE in Fleet Safety Award for 2017! In recognition of ILA’s continued commitment to fleet safety, ILA has been presented with the 2017 Orion Fleet Intelligence Excellence in Fleet Safety Award. Orion Fleet Intelligence, the leader in products and services to help… [Continue reading] ILA Wins Orion Fleet Intelligence Excellence in Fleet Safety Award!

ILA Opens Two New Houses

Earlier this year, ILA opened its first two residences in Queens, made possible, in part, by funds raised at last year’s golf outing. 226th Street Residence The agency’s 226th Street residence, which opened in June 2017, is home to four Individuals who aged out of residential schools located out of state. Each Individual has a… [Continue reading] ILA Opens Two New Houses

A Garden Grows in Brooklyn

Every year, Garnet Street staff and Individuals work together to cultivate an eye-popping garden, complete with kale, beets, tomatoes, celery, lettuce, bok choy, collard greens, cucumbers, callaloo, eggplants and strawberries. They also grow organic spices, including basil, thyme, oregano, dill, rosemary and sage. Planting takes place on May 1st, and by the end of June,… [Continue reading] A Garden Grows in Brooklyn

Celebrating a Great Cause on the Green

On October 12, 2017, ILA held its 11th Annual Golf and Games Tournament at Harbor Links in Port Washington, New York. More than 150 donors, vendors, staff, families and other supporters swung for a wonderful cause before raising a glass to the Agency during the lively cocktail hour and evening reception. ILA Executive Director Arthur… [Continue reading] Celebrating a Great Cause on the Green