Services & Specialized Services
Berkshire’s Center for Independent Living has been a leader in the independent living industry since its inception in 1983. We are proud to be one of the most trusted providers of services and products for individuals with disabilities throughout the Berkshires.
Services provided by AdLib empower people with disabilities to make their own decisions and achieve a greater level of independence. AdLib provides the following core services:
Information & Referral
AdLib’s Information and Referral services provide consumers with a wealth of knowledge about disabilities and the resources available to them. Our services empower people with disabilities to make informed decisions and achieve greater levels of independence.
We are committed to providing accurate and up-to-date information about services, supports, and programs that can help improve the quality of life for people with disabilities.
When you need someone in your corner, count on AdLib to be your disability advocate. We provide consumer-directed advocacy services on any issue important to you so that you can make your own decisions and achieve a greater level of independence. Our services are tailored to each individual so that you can get the most out of your advocacy experience. With AdLib, you’ll finally have a voice in the decisions that affect your life- let us help you make it heard.
AdLib’s Peer Counseling services provide an invaluable resource for people with disabilities who want to resolve their problems and achieve greater independence. Through the understanding, caring, and common experience of another person with a disability, consumers are able to get support and resolve their issues in a positive and constructive way. This service is an essential part of AdLib’s mission to empower people with disabilities and help them lead full and independent lives.
AdLib’s Skills Training Program is designed to help the consumer develop those skills necessary to achieve or enhance an independent lifestyle. Our services empower people with disabilities to make their own decisions and achieve a greater level of independence. We provide our clients with the tools they need to succeed, and our highly trained staff is here to support them every step of the way. With AdLib’s Skills Training Program, you will have the confidence and ability to take control of your life and reach your full potential.
AdLib’s Transition Services help consumers move to community living by providing individualized assistance in areas such as housing, access, independent living skills, employment, and education. Our services empower people with disabilities to make their own decisions and achieve a greater level of independence. We are committed to helping our clients lead fulfilling and meaningful lives in the community.
Our team of skilled professionals provides support and guidance every step of the way, ensuring that each client has the resources and tools they need to succeed. AdLib’s Transition Services can make your transition to community living smooth and successful.
In addition to our five core services, we offer these additional services.
ADA Technical Assistance
Aging & Disability Resource Consortium
Long Term Care Options Program
MRC Vocational Referral Program
Peer Recovery Support
Personal Care Management Program
Representative Payee Program
Transition to Adulthood Program
Weight & Seating Independence Project (WISP)
AdLib, Inc. is a non-profit Independent Living Center that provides community-based services for people with disabilities in Berkshire County. Our goal is to empower people with disabilities to live more independently and have control of their own lives. We offer a variety of services that can help people with disabilities achieve greater independence, including independent living skills training, peer support, and advocacy.