Welcome to L.I.F.E.


Click here to read our press release about a recent breakthrough that helps the Elderly get full benefits of Medicaid with NO spend down.

L.I.F.E. Center for Independent Living helps people with disabilities live life on their own terms since 1997.

Who We Are

We are a non-profit Center for Independent Living that works with individuals with disabilities who want to remain independent or to regain their independence.  The Center is funded through a Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation grant, Medicaid fee for service program, private and corporate donations, and various fundraisers.

Who We Serve

We serve people with disabilities of all types, regardless of age, in the Greater Parkland Area of Southeast Missouri.

Qualifying Disability

To receive Center services, you must have a disability or be a senior citizen.

Our Mission

Maximizing the Independence, Productivity and Empowerment of Individuals with Disabilities and Promoting the Full Inclusion of Individuals with Disabilities into the Mainstream of Society.