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Kentucky SILC Bylaws 
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Welcome!

To the Statewide Council for Indpendent Living, known as the SILC.  We are a federally mandated, Governor appointed council where a majority of our members are individuals with disabilities.

Our SILC if required to:

  • Develop, monitor and review a state plan, in conjuction with our State Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR), that addresses the independent needs in our state;
  • Develop and support a statewide network of Independent Living Centers, called CILs;
  • Submit periodic reports to OVR, as well as coordinates activities with the State Rehabilitation Council; and
  • Ensure that all regularly scheduled meetings of the SILC are open to the public and provide reasonable accommodations when requested within a one week notice.
SPECIAL CALLED MEETING NOTICE

*****ANNOUNCEMENT*****

Special-Called Meeting of the Statewide Independent Living Council
Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
10:00 AM
Embassy Suites, Lexington, Kentucky
Agenda Item: Election of SILC Vice-Chair and Members-at-Large
 
Nominating Committee Meeting: 9:00 AM
 
Executive Committee Meeting: 11:00 AM

Appreciation Awards for Council Members

SILC Chair, Sandi Radford, presents an appreciation plaque to outgoing member, Ann Smits. 

SILC Chair, Sandi Radford, presents an appreciation plaque to outgoing member, Ann Smits.

SILC Chair, Sandi Radford, presents an appreciation plaque to outgoing member, Lonnie Cowan.

SILC Chair, Sandi Radford, presents an appreciation plaque to outgoing member, Lonnie Cowan.

 

List of Acronyms 
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Upcoming Meetings
 

Special-Called Meeting
Statewide Independent Living Council
April 29, 2014
10:00 AM

Agenda Item:  Election of SILC Vice-Chair and Members-at-Large

Embassy Suites
1801 Newtown Pike
Lexington, KY 40511

 Nominating Committee Meeting
April 29, 2014
9:00 AM

Embassy Suites
1801 Newtown Pike
Lexington, KY 40511
 
Executive Committee Meeting
April 29, 2014
11:00 AM

Embassy Suites
1801 Newtown Pike
Lexington, KY 40511

SILC Meeting
June 3, 2014
9:00 AM - Noon

Embassy Suites
1801 Newtown Pike
Lexington, KY 40511

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Contact Germaine O' Connell or Kari Skaggs for more information at
800-372-7172.

 

Interested in Serving on the Council?
 

We are looking for a few good council members!  Would you be interested in serving on the SILC?  If so, look over the attached application packet below; explore this website; email Germaine O'Connell if you have any questions at germaine.oconnell@uky.edu and then fill out the application completely and send it to address in the attached cover letter! 
It’s that easy!

Application Packet:

SILC Recruitment Letter
[MS Word - 60KB]

Governor's Application to Boards and Commissions
[MS Word - 18KB]

Application Questions for New Members
[MS Word - 93KB]

 

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