Disability Outreach

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The Serve Illinois Commission is partnering with Kreider Services, Inc. to provide planning, organization and technical assistance for the AmeriCorps Disability Outreach Project to recruit and place potential members with disabilities in current AmeriCorps programs in Illinois. The project's focus is on outreach, recruitment, and marketing activities for AmeriCorps programs to the disabilities population. Kreider Services is a not-for-profit, community-based organization that provides services to over 400 persons with physical and/or development disabilities. Kreider Services, Inc. can be contacted at:

Kreider Services, Inc.
500 Anchor Road
Dixon, IL 61021

The Serve Illinois Commission is working to promote Illinois AmeriCorps programs and develop recruitment activities on college campuses, in conjunction with disability organizations and rehabilitation services agencies. Recruitment brochures, applications, and other program materials adapted for the disabilities population and trainings are provided to Illinois AmeriCorps Program Directors.

For more information on this project please contact the Serve Illinois Commission at: (800) 592-9896.