Notice of Public Meeting

RI Statewide Independent Living Council, pursuant to RI Open Meeting Laws,

notice is hereby given to the members of the Statewide Independent Living Council and to the general public that a meeting, open to the public will be held as specified below. Only matters on the agenda may be discussed and considered. To propose an agenda item, please contact the SILC office.



Description: RI SILC: Rhode Island Statewide Independent Living Council | Together, Making a DifferenceState Plan Development Meeting

10 a.m. 11:45 a.m.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016


1944 Warwick Ave

Warwick, RI 02889




1.    Welcome and Introductions Jack Ringland


2.    Approval of April 10, 2015 minutes


3.    Establish committee members and assign a Chairperson


4.    Develop SPIL timeline and meeting schedule


       Number of meetings needed

       Dates, times, and location of meetings

       Date, time, location for Public Forum

       Meeting with OSCIL Board?

       RISILC Resource Plan Budget meetings?

       DSU Selection Process

5.    Review reports to establish priorities


       2014-5 Needs Assessment Survey

       2013 and 2014-15 Needs Assessment Comparison report

       GCD Public Forum Summary

       OSCIL Consumer Satisfaction Reports

       Current SPIL Goals




Environmental Access: We ask that you use unscented personal care products and that you not wear perfumes or scents. Please realize what may seem to you to be a mild fragrance can constitute a toxic exposure for a person with environmental illness.

Anyone requiring special accommodations must call Lisel Rockwood at 337-5888 at least 72 hours prior to the meeting.

Interpreter already confirmed.