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As ARCIL continues to monitor the information from Federal and State officials about the coronavirus (COVID-19), we are working to maintain a safe work environment and protect the health and well-being of our consumers, staff, and community.

As such our staff members are moving to temporarily work remotely and will keep our operations running smoothly to provide services to our community during this time. Please be aware that effective today:

ARCIL has canceled all walk-ins and group events scheduled in March.

ARCIL offices are closed from March 23rd – May 4th (Subject to Change), but you can still contact us by phone or email, during regular business hours, Monday through Thursday from 7:15 AM to 4:45 PM and Friday 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

  • ARCIL Austin Offices: 512-832-6349 / Email for Valerie Williams, Deputy Director:
  • ARCIL San Marcos Office: 512-396-5790 / Email for Alvin Sinclair, Program Manager:
  • ARCIL Round Rock Office: 512-828-4624 or 210-890-2099 / Email for Teri Saltzman, Program Manager:
  • ARCIL DFW Office: 940-274-3411 / Email for Patricia Bourland, IL Services Support Specialist:
  • WIPA Program, Chuck Haren: 512-704-3588 / Email for Chuck Haren, WIPA Project Coordinator:
  • Independent Living Services Program, Juan Zea: 512-865-1385 / Email for Juan Zea, Project Director:
  • HBC Program, Don Martinez: 210-890-2082 / Email for Don Martinez, Relocation Coordinator:

We will continue to monitor guidance from Federal and State officials over the next few weeks and post updates to our website. Check ARCIL's website regularly,, for real-time updates about our programs and events.

Check the following links for more up-to-date information on the Corona Virus (COVID-19):

Although our office is closed, we remain hard at work in partnership with you – to meet the needs of people with disabilities.


ARCIL, Inc. of Austin, Texas provides independent living services to persons with disabilities, their families, and communities throughout Travis and surrounding counties. ARCIL also provides services throughout Hays, Caldwell, Comal and Blanco counties at ARCIL San Marcos (San Marcos, Texas), and Williamson, Bell, Burnet, and Milam counties at ARCIL Round Rock (Round Rock, Texas).

ARCIL is a private non-profit corporation dedicated to the advancement and full participation of persons with disabilities in all aspects of life.

Browse ARCIL's website to find more information about activities, services, mission, locations and other local, state and national resources available for persons with disabilities, family members, professionals or anybody interested in the independent living movement.

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This website was developed and funded through a cooperative agreement between ARCIL, Inc., Social Security, the Administration for Community Living (ACL), and Texas Health & Human Services (HHSC). Although Social Security reviewed this website for accuracy, it does not constitute an official Social Security communication. The contents of this website do not necessarily represent the policy of Social Security, ACL, or HHSC and you should not assume endorsement by local, state or federal government. ARCIL developed this website at U.S. taxpayer expense.