2025-2027 SPIL Development Work Groups

These Work Groups were in place to help develop goals and allocate funding for the 2025-2027 State Plan for Independent Living (SPIL). They have all completed their work on the draft goals, which will be reviewed as part of the March 5 and 6, 2024, full SILC Meeting.

If you have any questions about the development of the 2025-2027 SPIL, please contact SILC Executive Director Carrie England at Carrie@calsilc.ca.gov.

These Work Groups will use Smart Goals in the SPIL: Microsoft Word (18 KB) and Rich Text Format (70 KB)

Emergency Preparedness

This group plans to explore whether Emergency Preparedness should be a goal in the next 3-year SPIL. The group will create a “SMART” Goal to be included in the next SPIL.

Update February 26, 2024: This work group has developed a goal which will be reviewed at the March 5 and 6, 2024, SILC Meeting.

ILC Capacity Building

This group was convened to explore whether ILC Capacity Building and Leadership Development should be a goal in the next 3-year SPIL. The group will create a “SMART” Goal to be included in the next SPIL.

Update: It was determined that there was not enough interest to include an ILC Capacity Building and Leadership Development in the 2025-2027 SPIL.

Increase Youth Programming

This group plans to explore how the SILC might support Youth programming in the state that will result in a greater amount of youth employment and leadership opportunities in the network.  The group will create a “SMART” Goal to be included in the next SPIL.

Update February 26, 2024: This work group has developed a goal which will be reviewed at the March 5 and 6, 2024, SILC Meeting.

Managed Care

This group will explore how the SILC can support ILC Managed Care collaboration.  The group will create a “SMART” Goal to be included in the next SPIL.

Update: It was determined that there was not enough interest to include an ILC Capacity Building and Leadership Development in the 2025-2027 SPIL.

Systems Change Network Hub Grant

This group plans to review the current SPIL Goal of Systems Change to determine if there any necessary edits to the goal for the next 3-year SPIL. The group will create a “SMART” Goal to be included in the next SPIL.

Update February 26, 2024: This work group has developed a goal which will be reviewed at the March 5 and 6, 2024, SILC Meeting.

Tier Funding Formula

This group plans to review the SPIL Goal of maintaining a Tier Funding Formula and determine if there are any necessary edits to the goal for the next 3-year SPIL. The group will create a “SMART” Goal to be included in the next SPIL.

Update January 16, 2024: This work group has developed a goal which will be reviewed at the March 5 and 6, 2024, SILC Meeting.

Ongoing SPIL Goal Work Groups

These Work Groups are in place to work on the goals from the 2021-2023 and 2024 State Plans for Independent Living (SPIL). If you are interested in participating in one of these Work Groups, please contact SILC Executive Director Carrie England at Carrie@calsilc.ca.gov.

Aging and Disability Resource Connections (ADRC) and Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS)

This group will continue to work on the goals stated in the 2024 SPIL. They meet on the first Wednesday of each month from 10:30 AM -12:00 Noon via Zoom. The March Meeting has been canceled in favor of the SILC Meeting on March 5 and 6, 2024.

Next Meeting: Wednesday, April 3, 2024, from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Meeting Documents

    • April 3, 2024, Agenda: In Progress
    • February 20, 2024, Meeting Notes: In Progress
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Funding Formula and Equity

This group will continue to work on the goals stated in the 2024 SPIL. They will meet the second Wednesday of each month from 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM via Zoom

Next Meeting: Wednesday, March 13, 2024, from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Meeting Documents

    • March 13, 2024, Meeting Agenda: In Progress
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Independent Living Definitions

This group is working to incorporate the feedback received from the ILCs into the draft definitions guide, as well as to put it into a format that aligns with the CILR (California Independent Living Report) that DOR has the ILCs use for reporting. Once they have reviewed and incorporated all the feedback, they will send the draft around one more time to the community before finalizing and implementing it.

This Work Group meets the second Tuesday of each month from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM via Zoom

Next Meeting: Tuesday, March 19, 2024, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Meeting Documents

    • March 19, 2024, Agenda: In Progress
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