FREED Center for Independent Living

Join us on December 4th to learn about the history of disability civil rights

Join us on December 4 for a fascinating story about the section 504 protest, a key event in our history which continues to reverberate in the lives of people with disabilities across the country.

The Discussion and Book Signing with Shawn Casey O'Brien Was a Huge Success

Many thanks go to those who helped us to organize last Friday's book signing and discussion on voting

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Our Community: Aging & Disability Conference - July 29, 2015

Celebrating disability and aging! From information to action!

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30 people go to Disability Capitol Action Day 2015

30 people for our 30th anniversary at DCAD… Maybe we will see even more of you next year!

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Senator Jim Nielsen Visits FREED

On Friday, April 17, the FREED Marysville office received a visit from Senator Jim Nielsen and his District Representative Laura Nicholson.

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FREED’s Mission is to eliminate barriers to full equality for people with disabilities through programs which promote independent living and effect systems change, while honoring dignity and self determination. FREED is a gateway to expanded choices and options at any age.  We have a number of programs centering around issues that arise with aging and disabilities.  We work with you and your family to figure out what you need, know your choices and get connected.

Who are we?

FREED provides services to residents of a five county area comprised of Nevada, Sierra, Yuba, Sutter and Colusa Counties.  FREED’s funders include Area 4 Agency on Aging,  California Department of Rehabilitation, US Department of Education, Nevada County, and City of Yuba City.