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Ealing Centre for Independent Living. ECIL is an organisation of disabled people working to eliminate the barriers preventing disabled people from living full and independent lives.

Come to ECIL for everything you want to know about Disability, but were too afraid to ask. We offer advice, information and we can help you get what you need to live an independent life. It's FREE to join, so why not become a member.

The Ealing Carers' Centre has moved

on Thursday 20th August '15

The Ealing Carers' Centre has moved to its new location at Sycamore Lodge, 1 Edgecote Close, Acton, London, W3 8PH. Their telephone number, 020 8840 1566, is now switched to their new location. The centre can be found at the bottom of Mill Hill Grove, from the Uxbridge Road (opp. Morrisons). All major bus routes go past there (207, 607, 427 and E3)

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Events and Activities

Disability Connect logo.

Disability Connect meetings

The Disability Connect has been involved in a number of marches and demonstrations, to make our views on the cuts known. Please keep checking this space for information regarding the next meeting. Thank you for your continued support.

Members of Direct Payments User Group.

Individual Budget Users Group (IBUG)

The next Individual Budget User Group (IBUG) meeting took place on Wednesday 25th November '15. The meeting covered: THE NAME AND FUTURE OF THE GROUP, PLUS WORKPLACE PENSIONS and PA MATCHING SCHEME, INDEPENDENT ADVOCACY, THE FINANCIAL ASSESSMENT/ CHARGING POLICY, RESOURCE PROVISION Please contact David Hunt, 020 280 2256, for further information.

Go to our Direct Payments page


Artisticus. The Arts at ECIL.

Latest news

ECIL Picture House - on Thursday afternoons!

We will be showing 'The Time Traveller's Wife on 10th December '15. Please arrive by 2.00pm, to be seated and given tea or coffee. The films will start at 2.15pm.

16 Week Strength and Balancing Programme

Ealing Carers’ Centre will be hosting a Strength and Balance Programme for 16 weeks on Mondays, 12.30pm to 1.30pm.
If you are over 65 and are having balancing problems, please call on 020 8840 1566 as we are gathering interest at the moment.

New Courses for Carers at the Ealing Carers' Centre

We will be running a number of FREE courses for carers. If you would like to attend Manual Handling and/ or Stress Management courses, please contact us on 020 8840 1566 or carers@ecil.org, for more information or to book a place.

Events coming up

There are currently no events coming up. Please check back from time to time.