The Massachusetts Statewide Independent Living Council (MASILC) is a Governor appointed Council. Members include persons who are knowledgeable about centers for independent living and the services they provide. The Council was established by Executive Order No.373 of William F. Weld, Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts on September 26, 1994. The Council includes representation of individuals with a range of physical and mental disabilities from the various geographic areas within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
July 26, 2021 marks 31 years of the Americans with Disabilities Act. MASILC marked the anniversary of this landmark Civil Rights legislation with a virtual celebration on July 23. A video of the online event has been posted!