News and Alerts

BRUNSWICK (June 8, 2017) -- Since 2007, funding cuts and inflation have reduced by 21% the value of the state reimbursements paid to organizations like us for our services. Those cuts make it hard for us to pay direct services staff what their quality work is worth. In the meantime, a red-hot Maine economy has driven unemployment to record lows and is pushing even the corner store to raise pay. People who would love to do our jobs are deciding they can't afford to. Executive Director Ray Nagel details why LD967 is essential to maintain our quality services to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
CTN interviews Executive Director Ray Nagel about legislation essential to Independence Association services.

Run for Independence returns May 21

The Times Record, April 18, 2014



Share Your Stories!

If you have a family member that is served by Independence Association, employ one of our clients, participate in our events, or are otherwise connected, feel free to share! Share directly on our Facebook page or send to us and we can share it here, there and everywhere!