Living Independence for Everyone (LIFE) would like to invite you to attend our bi-monthly Board of Director’s meeting.  The meeting will be held at LIFE, Inc., located at 5105 Paulsen St. Suite 143-B, Savannah, GA  31405 unless attendance necessitates a move to the larger space of the Mediation Center, at which time we will update you.  We […]

What Does Americans with Disabilities Act say about Transportation? 

What Does Americans with Disabilities Act say about Transportation?  Is public transportation covered by the ADA? Yes. If it is offered by a state or local government, it is covered by Title II. If it is offered by a private company, it is covered by Title III. Publicly funded transportation includes, but is not limited […]

Fair Housing Act-Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Fair Housing Act? The Fair Housing Act protects people from discrimination when they are renting, buying, or securing financing for any housing. The prohibitions specifically cover discrimination because of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability and the presence of children. When Was the Fair Housing Law Created? Attempts at fair housing in America […]

LIFE, Inc. is Seeking A Part-Time Independent Living Coordinator

Qualifications Bachelor’s Degree in the field of study relevant to the provision of Independent Living Services or at least one year of experience in the direct delivery of human services. Personal experience in independent living and/or a personal experience with living with a disability may be substituted for certain education or work requirements. Strong computer […]

DO YOU NEED ASSISTANCE?

Are you a person with a disability who needs assistance with equipment to increase or maintain your independence? LIFE can help you to obtain the tools you need to live independently. Do you need technology to help you with mobility, reading, driving, communicating, accessing the computer, maintaining your home, cooking, dressing or bathing? Individuals with […]

CELEBRATE ABILITIES WAS A BIG SUCCESS!

LIFE’s first annual Celebrate Abilities event was a huge success.  Despite overcast skies, the resource fair/wheelchair cleaning still brought 150 people together, including registered attendees, vendors, volunteers, LIFE staff and board members.  Between informative presentations, adaptive sports demonstrations and multiple gift card drawings, Celebrate Abilities offered a plethora of opportunities for participants to gather information […]

How to Improve Air Travel for Wheelchair Users

United Spinal Association Webinar: How to Improve Air Travel for Wheelchair Users Thursday, March 29, 2018 | 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EDT Register for this webinar Description: United Spinal continues to hear of terrible experiences wheelchair users have with air travel. This webinar will highlight some solutions to problems wheelchair users have encountered at […]