For more information, please see the Milwaukee Center for Independence Web site.

Milwaukee Center for Independence

Address: 2020 W. Wells St.

Transportation: Within walking distance and on the LIMO route.

Orientation:February 9th at 4pm

Days/Hours of Operation:

Description of Agency/Activities: Milwaukee Center for Independence is a comprehensive, community-based rehabilitation facility and sheltered workshop that helps people with developmental disabilities live and work in the community. The MCFI offers over 50 programs and services to assist people of all ages. Every program is led by a certified, experienced, and professional staff. Each year, the MCFI helps nearly 10,000 individuals reach their personal goals.

Student Role in Agency: MCFI is extremely receptive to students' interests and needs and is flexible with placements. Students will work in one of the following areas depending upon the Service Learning course that student is taking.

Commitment: More information will be available at Sign-Up Night. TB test, background check, and volunteer application is required.


Contact Us

Marquette University Service Learning
P.O. Box 1881
707 N. 11th St. Room 303
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-1881

Phone Number: (414) 288-0250
Fax Number: (414) 288-3259

Meet the Staff