Notice of Public Hearing


The Governor’s Statewide Independent Living Council (AZSILC), Arizona’s five Centers for Independent Living and The Arizona Rehabilitation Services Administration, Department of Economic Security/Division of Employment and Rehabilitation Services (AZRSA) will be conducting a statewide Public Hearing via video conference, regarding the State Plan for Independent Living (SPIL) for 2017 – 2019. The public hearing will be held from 2:00pm to 4:30pm on Wednesday, June 1, 2016. The purpose of this forum is to provide the public with an opportunity to comment on the proposed State Plan for Independent Living. Representatives from the AZSILC, Centers for independent Living and AZRSA will be present to answer questions. The proposed State Plan can be found on the AZSILC website in PDF and text formats. To request a print copy of the SPIL, or a copy in an alternative format, you should send an e-mail to Lilia Zacchia or call the AZSILC office at (602) 262-2900.

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Sign language Interpreters will be present in Phoenix and Tucson and can be arranged for other video conference sites listed below. To request additional accommodations to participate in the Public Hearing, contact Lilia or call 602-262-2900. Requests should be made no later than May 26, 2016 to allow time to make arrangements.

Written comments can also be submitted and must be received by close of business on June 1, 2016. Please send written comments to AZSILC, 5025 E Washington Street, #214, Phoenix, AZ 85034, by e-mail to Larry Wanger or by fax at 602-271-4100.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016
2:00pm – 4:30pm

Arizona Rehabilitation Services Administration Video Conference Centers

West Valley
515 N. 51st Ave.
Phoenix, AZ. 85043

Central Phoenix
1789 W. Jefferson
2nd Floor NW
Phoenix, AZ. 85007

East Valley
2328 W. Guadalupe
Gilbert, AZ. 85233

5441 N. 22nd Street,
Tucson, AZ 85711

519 East Beale Street, Suite 130
Kingman, AZ 86401

1701 n. 4th Street.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

Show Low
2500 East Cooley, Suite 410
Show Low, AZ 85901

1185 Redondo Center Drive
Yuma, AZ 85365

1140 F Avenue
Douglas, AZ 85607


  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Presentation of the proposed 2017 – 2019 State Plan for Independent Living
  • Public Comment
  • Adjourn

The AZSILC is committed to providing full access for people who have disabilities. Public hearings are open to the entire community and are held in accessible locations. Accommodations will be provided upon request. To help make this event accessible to participants for whom chemicals or fragrances are an access barrier, we request that you be fragrance free when participating.