About Us

Vision & Mission

Our Vision:
Independent Living of the Genesee Region (ILGR) is a community pathway for an empowered life for people with disabilities.

Our Mission:
Independent Living of the Genesee Region is a multi-cultural, grassroots, peer directed, civil rights organization that provides a full range of assistance, programs and services to enhance the quality of life for all individuals with disabilities. Independent Living assists persons with disabilities to realize their life choices through information and referral, independent living skills, community and systems advocacy and peer counseling. 

ILGR Governing Council

Ann Scherff, Chair

Kelly March, Vice Chair

Linda Makson, Treasurer

Lorrie Gilbraith, Secretary

Erycka Kosinski

Independent Living is designed by people with disabilities for people with disabilities. If you would like the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of people with disabilities in your community, please inquire about serving on our Governing Council. Please call Rae Frank, Director, at 585-815-8501 ext. 406 or email at rfrank@wnyil.org.

Corporate Compliance

WNYIL is committed to vigilance in detecting and eliminating fraud.

Examples of fraud:
•    fraudulent representation of consumer service records
•    falsifying timesheets
•    billing for more expensive services

or when someone:
•    lies about their eligibility
•    lies about their medical condition
•    misuses agency property or equipment

If you suspect fraud, abuse, or misconduct, you can:
•    Contact our Corporate Compliance Officer, Tina Brown, at 716-836 0822 ext. 102
•    Call the anonymous toll free number at 1-866-576-8042 or
•    Use any compliance mailboxes to write and drop off your issues or concerns

319 West Main St., Batavia, NY 14020
Phone: 585-815-8501

arrow up