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MyCIL Independent Living Team with our wheelchair accessible van
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Bradford • Columbia • Lackawanna • Luzerne • Pike • Monroe • Sullivan • Susquehanna • Wayne • Wyoming

Meet the Independent Living Team

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Keith Williams

Independent Living Services Manager

Keith Williams, Manager of Independent Living Services, has over 36 years of experience advocating for the rights and full inclusion of people with disabilities. He’s been with MyCIL since its inception. In addition to his role at MyCIL, he’s also an active member of various national and area organizations, including Clarks Green Borough Council, where he serves as president, the NortheastPennsylvania branch of the American Civil Liberties Union, which he serves as vice president, Lackawanna CountyDisability Action Committee, PA Transportation Alliance, PA Voters Coalition, Pennsylvania Statewide Independent Living Council and more.



Keith L, a member of MyCIL's independent living team, smiling

Keith Loughney

Outreach Coordinator

Keith Loughney, MyCIL’s Outreach Coordinator, has over 15 years’ experience in working with people with disabilities. As MyCIL’s Outreach Coordinator, Keith develops and leads strategies for extending our mission’s impact in northeastern PA.


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Brian Anderle

Independent Living Skills Trainer

Brian Anderle joined MyCIL in 2023 as an independent living trainer. He brings with him a breadth of experience working with marginalized community members. Now a key part of our Independent Living team, Brian works closely with MyCIL Clients to determine the services and supports needed to achieve independent living



MyCIL's independent living team
MyCIL's Independent Living team

MyCIL has proven time and again to be a valuable resource and information clearinghouse on matters related to disability awareness, acceptance, and accommodation.

~ Patrick T. Quinn, Director of Residential/Adult Day Services, The Arc of Northeastern Pennsylvania 
~ Patrick T. Quinn, Director of Residential/Adult Day Services, The Arc of Northeastern Pennsylvania

The friendly ACES$ staff always responds promptly to our questions and treats us with courtesy and respect.

~ Shirley A. Perez, Mother/Legal Guardian of an ACES$ Illinois Consumer 
~ Shirley A. Perez, Mother/Legal Guardian of an ACES$ Illinois Consumer

We particularly like how MyCIL’s professionals have come up with special projects that allow these kids to get involved in the community and become contributing members of society.

~ Janet and Bill - Parents 
~ Janet and Bill - Parents
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