Services Maximizing Independent Living and Empowerment (SMILE) is a Center for Independent Living, one of only five in Arizona. The term “center for independent living” means a consumer controlled, community based, cross disability, nonresidential private nonprofit agency that is designed and operated within a local community by individuals with disabilities and provides an array of independent living services as amended from Section 702 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Centers for Independent Living (CIL) provide independent living (IL) core services to individuals with a significant disability, regardless of age, income or disability type. This includes services to children and youth with disabilities.

  • Independent Living & Support Services
Provided services
  • Adaptive Equipment Lab
  • Advocacy
  • Blind Services Program
  • Home Modification
  • Information and Referral
  • Life Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
  • Peer support groups
  • Volunteer
1929 South Arizona Avenue Suite #11
Yuma, Arizona 85364

Parker area (928) 575-6671

Yuma area (928) 329-6681

Toll Free (855) 209-8363


Counties served: Parker and Yuma areas

National? No

Last Verified Date: Not Yet Verified