3 photos from Left to Right:
Deaf-Blind consumer is happy with the digital LCD handheld magnifier. IMPACT CIL Executive Director Cathy Contarino at an outdoor outreach with the IMPACT CIL booth. Angela Botz of IMPACT CIL was one of the speakers for the INCIL Advocacy and Rally Day at the Capitol.


IMPACT CIL is taking steps toward measured and phased of returning staff to office starting Monday, May 5, 2021.

IMPACT continues to follow the level of safety precautions as we monitor COVID-19 in our communities. We will only see individuals by appointment only and safety measures of wearing masks and temperature checks.  We will have staff available in the office to answer phones Monday-Thursday 8:00 am-4:00 pm.  We can be reached at 618-462-1411.

We are here for you during this pandemic – and as we move forward — to safely treat you both in-person and remotely.

We will continue in this manner until further notice and at least through June 2021 otherwise noted.


IMPACT Center for Independent Living is one of the 22 Centers for Independent Living (CILs) in Illinois. IMPACT exist to help people with disabilities achieve maximum independence in work, school, housing ad every part of life and participate fully and equally in their communities.