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Call for Volunteers

Join our team! The Center for Independent Living, Inc. is looking for disability community members and our allies who want to support our goals for Independent Living and Community Access by volunteering with us.

Below is a list of some of our current volunteer needs:


COVID-19 PPE Packet Assembly

This is a monthly volunteer opportunity to help assemble our COVID-19 personal protective equipment to mail out to consumers.


Community Outreach Volunteers

Assist CIL during community tabling events, and help promote CIL to the community.


Media Team Volunteer

Support our media team in social media content creation, video and photo editing, folder, organization, and document and website accessibility.


Travel Training Support Volunteer

This volunteer will support in-field group excursions or travel training events, including supporting our new Coastal Connections program of bringing disabled youths to coastal regions around the Bay Area.


Residential Access Volunteer

Assist our Res Access coordinator during house assessments, including note-taking and drawing and doing measurements, and set up and uninstalling of loaner ramps.


Assistive Technology (AT) Volunteer

Our AT program is looking for volunteers to help with labeling, sorting and doing inventory of our AT technology. This volunteer will also help clean, separate, dismantle and parts-harvest donated devices for responsible recycling. 


I&R Research Volunteer

Support our Information and Referral team in developing and updating resource lists.


Blog Post Content Researcher & Writer

This volunteer will support staff with researching content for monthly blog posts, with an emphasis on intersectional content. Draft blog posts and other social media content. 


If you are interested in any of these roles, please fill out our volunteer application below.


We hope that you will join our team!

Contact Us

For more information about CIL's Volunteer Program:


Email us at

or call us at 510-841-4776.

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