Call Us: 417.667.7007 Toll-Free: 800.362.8852

Independent Living Services

As a Center for Independent Living, we offer an array of services to help empower individuals with disabilities. 

Our Five Core Services are essential in helping individuals achieve their goals.

For more information on any of our programs, or to schedule a demonstration, call the SIL Department at (417) 667-7007



  • Individual & Systems Advocacy

Independent Living Skills Classes

  • Budgeting
  • Cooking & Household Skills
  • Job Skills
  • Self Determination
  • Social & Life Skills

Information and Referral

  • Public Library

Peer Counseling

  • Bingo
  • Social Activities
  • Gardening
  • Parent Support Group
  • Diabetic Support Group


  • Nursing Home/Money Follows the Person
  • Youth Transition Services

  • Assistive Equipment Loans
  • Demo Room
  • Home Automation
  • TAP Telephone and Internet Service


Community Accessibility

  • Community Advocacy
  • ADA Assessments

  • Scholarships
  • Individualized Education Program (IEP) Support

Home Accessibility


  • Home Modifications & Ramps



Additional Services Offered

  • Assistive Technology Demonstrations
  • Home Automation
  • Parent Support Group
  • Monthly Social Activities
  • Library of Educational Materials for Public Use
  • Disability Awareness Presentations
  • Scholarship Program
  • Home Modifications/ Ramps
  • Assistive Technology Loans
  • Adaptive Telephones
  • Voting Assistance
  • Community Advocates
  • Job skills & Coaching
  • Disability Benefits 101

All participants receive equal treatment and opportunity.

On My Own Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation.

On My Own Inc. is an equal opportunity agency and does not discriminate against individuals needing services with regard to race, gender, religion, age and disability.