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

2 p.m. 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

OSCIL, 1944 Warwick Ave, Warwick, RI 02889



1.    Welcome and Introductions


2.    Committee Membership Status


3.    Approval of January 27, 2016 minutes


4.    State Plan responsibilities from Council


       Ray Bandusky approved as State Plan Chair

       Develop DSE selection process and investigate eligible agencies

       Review Council Strategic Plan for insertion into SPIL


5.    Develop SPIL agendas/timeline using updated meeting schedule

6.    List priorities and unmet needs using reports

       2014-5 Needs Assessment Survey

       2013 and 2014-15 Needs Assessment Comparison report

       GCD Public Forum Summary

       OSCIL Consumer Satisfaction Reports

       Current SPIL Goals


7.    Develop mission according to logic model


8.    Develop main goals according to logic model


9.    Review and assign responsibilities



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.