Information & Referral
“I am needing resources with my electric bill. I can not pay it and my electricity is going to be cut off. Do you know where I might find some assistance in paying my electricity?”
BCCIL staff will help you learn who to call and what to ask.
“I have a child with disabilities, and I do not even know where to start looking for in-home services for them.”
BCCIL can provide you a list of phone numbers and teach you what to ask so your child can get on every waiting list there is available in the State of Texas.
“I have been diagnosed with severe depression and I live alone. I want to start being involved in some type of group. I am lonely.”
BCCIL has peer support groups, that involves individuals with similar experiences as you that can offer you encouragement. BCCIL also has staff that can assist you in sharing stories of encouragement and resources.
Individual & Systems Advocacy
“My son was denied Health Care services when he broke his hand, and he needed surgery what should I do to prevent this from happening to anybody else.”
BCCIL will help you advocate for your loved one. Knowledge is Power! BCCIL has resources to provide you that will help you learn the rights of your loved one.
Independent Living Skills Training
“My Father was just diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, and he wants to live and stay in his own community. I still work and can not provide him the supervision and care that he needs. Can you help me?”
BCCIL can offer you resources and information that can assist you in getting care into his home.
Coordination of Services
- Rehabilitation Act
- Technical Assistance
- Americans with Disabilities Act
- Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
- Leisure and recreational opportunity options
Brazoria County Center for Independent Living
1104 East Mulberry, Suite D
Angleton, Texas 77515
Voice/TTY: (979) 849-7060
Videophone: (979) 583-2992
Fax: (979) 849-8465