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Programs & Services

Centers for Independence oversees four affiliates, Milwaukee Center for Independence, Home Care, First Person Care Consultants and iLife. From schools for at-risk children to clinical programs to help people recover from a brain injury, CFI is poised to provide essential support to people of all ages and all abilities with expert staff and resources.

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Behavioral Health

MCFI Behavioral Health is an affiliate of the Centers for Independence.

Besides integrated outpatient clinical services, we offer supportive housing to reduce homelessness among people living with a mental health challenge. Comprehensive support services are delivered by case managers to ensure successful recovery and rehabilitation.

Services are available for children ages birth to 12, as well as adults 18 and older.

Our crisis resource centers help stabilize and support those experiencing crisis avoid hospitalization or incarceration.

MCFI also offers CBRF Training and Education.

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Children's Services

MCFI is an affiliate of the Centers for Independence.

Our medical day care helps children with developmental delays or challenges thrive physically and emotionally.

Plus, MCFI Home Care offers in-home personal care workers to help children remain living at home.

MCFI also offers CBRF Training and Education as well as access to behavioral health treatment services to kids ages birth to 12

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Employment & Food Service

MCFI is an affiliate of the Centers for Independence.

We help job-seekers facing barriers to employment find work, and we link corporate partners and local businesses to a prepared and supported workforce.

Employment Service
Food Service

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MCFI Home Care

MCFI Home Care is a nonprofit organization and affiliate for Centers for Independence committed to helping people of all ages - children to seniors - maintain their independence at home and in the community.
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Services for Adults

MCFI is an affiliate of the Centers for Independence.

Our in-home personal care workers through our affiliate MCFI Home Care help people remain living in the home of their choosing. And our recreational programs improve the lives of those with disabilities by helping them gain new skills, meet new people and engage in their communities.

Adult Day Services

Brain Health

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First Person Care Consultants

First Person Care Consultants is an affiliate of the Centers for Independence. it is a nonprofit organization and certified IRIS Consultant Agency. We provide experienced consultants to support IRIS participants of all ages and abilities as they self-direct their long-term care services.
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iLIFE, LLC, is an affiliate of the Centers for Independence. It is a financial management services provider for people enrolled in long-term care programs. We process payroll, handle taxes, and educate consumers to help program participants gain independence.