The IICIL is a testing site for Amplified Phones. If you or someone you know has a difficult time hearing children’s or soft voices over the phone, you may be eligible for the Amplified Phone program. You may pick up an application packet from our office. The packet will explain the requirements to be eligible for this program. There are no age requirements for this program. Applicants must be Illinois residents.
The IICIL provides services to persons who are 55 or older living in Henry, Mercer and Rock Island counties in Illinois. This program also provides low-tech devices for you at no cost and is funded in part by the IL-DHS/ORS Bureau of Blind Services.
Low-Tech Devices Available For You:
* Writing Guides
* Lighted Magnifiers
* Talking Clocks
* Talking Watches
* Touch Dots
* Large Print Bingo Cards
* Large Print Address Books
* Pill Reminders
* Braille Slates and much, much more!!
Our in-office adaptive technology consists of CCTV’s, Computer Software, a Braille Scanner and a TV screen enlarger. In addition we have a fully accessible computer lab.