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About us

CILNI provides a range of services to disabled people, including older people, people with learning disability and mental health service users.

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Our services help disabled people choosing to take more control over their arrangements for personal support.

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Information on all aspects of independent living and Direct Payments.

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Working together to enhance independence


  • Christmas Drop In Day for Service Users

    The Centre for Independent Living NI is pleased to announce that we are holding drop in days at our Belfast, Armagh and Magherafelt offices, and we would love it if you could join us! The drop in days will give you the opportunity to: –  Meet our local team members at each office including local CILNI staff, service managers

    15th November 2018
  • Christmas Payroll Deadline

    With Christmas around the corner and in anticipation of office closures over the festive period, we are asking that if you have the ability, to send us an advance notice of any changes to your December payroll by 10th December 2018. We appreciate that this may require you to make a forecast that might later

    14th November 2018
  • Donation to CILNI from the Perennials Rugby Club

    We are very lucky to receive a generous donation from the Perennials Rugby Club, an over 40s team based in Belfast. Our Treasurer, Bill Riddall, and CEO, Bryan Myles collected a cheque presented by club patron, Ulster, Ireland and British/Irish Lion Tommy Bowe. Many charities have received generous support from the Perennials Rugby Club since their inception

    14th November 2018
  • Annual Event and AGM 2018

    We had an excellent turnout for this year’s Annual General Meeting. We would like to say a big Thank you to everyone who came out and made the event such a huge success. We were pleased to welcome over 60 people to the Kingspan Stadium on the 17th of October 2018. A wide range of service users

    2nd November 2018

Working to support disabled people,
choosing to take more control over their arrangements.