“When other people see you as a third-class citizen, the first thing you need is a belief in yourself and the knowledge that you have rights. The next thing you need is a group of friends to fight back with.”
― Judith Heumann, Being Heumann: An Unrepentant Memoir of a Disability Rights Activist
Wearing of masks and 6-foot social distancing is required in all ARCIL facilities.
Home by Choice/Relocation Services (HBC)
Don Martines (512) 264-4484
Work Incentive Planning & Assistance (WIPA)
Anthony Buchanan (210) 890-2084
Independent Living Services (ILS)
Juan Zea (512) 865-1385
ARCIL Austin Office: 512-832-6349
ARCIL San Marcos Office: 512-396-5790
Austin Round Rock Office: 512-828-4624
Austin Carrollton Office: 940-274-3411
As ARCIL continues to monitor the information from Federal and State officials about the coronavirus (COVID-19), we are working to maintain a safe work environment and protect the health and well-being of our consumers, staff, and community.
There are no upcoming events.
ARCIL, Inc. of Austin, Texas provides independent living services to persons with disabilities, their families, and communities throughout Travis and surrounding counties. ARCIL also provides services throughout Hays, Caldwell, Comal, and Blanco counties at ARCIL San Marcos (San Marcos, Texas), and Williamson, Bell, Burnet, and Milam counties at ARCIL Round Rock (Round Rock, Texas).
ARCIL is a private non-profit corporation dedicated to the advancement and full participation of persons with disabilities in all aspects of life.
Browse ARCIL's website to find more information about activities, services, mission, locations, and other local, state, and national resources available for persons with disabilities, family members, professionals, or anybody interested in the independent living movement.
Title VI and Nondiscrimination Commitment (FTA):
Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related laws and regulations, ARCIL will not exclude from participation in, deny the benefits of, or subject to discrimination anyone on the grounds of race, color, and national origin.
This website was developed and funded through a cooperative agreement between ARCIL, Inc., Social Security, the Administration for Community Living (ACL), and Texas Health & Human Services (HHSC). Although Social Security reviewed this website for accuracy, it does not constitute an official Social Security communication. The contents of this website do not necessarily represent the policy of Social Security, ACL, or HHSC and you should not assume endorsement by local, state, or federal government. ARCIL developed this website at U.S. taxpayer expense.