Milwaukee Center for Independence: Assisting individuals with special needs

L.I.F.E. Programs


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MCFI L.I.F.E. programs open the door to
Leisure, Inclusion, Fun and Experiences for adults and older adults living with a disability. With a focus on wellness, our clients have measurable goals designed to assist them to reach their highest levels of independence.

L.I.F.E. participants sailing on Lake Michigan

Have the time of your life at Adventures for LIFE camps.

Adventures for L.I.F.E. Camps: Expand Your Horizons

Imagine camping in the middle of winter, or exploring a river in a canoe, learning archery, or star-gazing with friends on a warm summer night. Challenge yourself in the great outdoors at MCFI Adventures for L.I.F.E. camps.


Travel with us and see the world!

Adventures for L.I.F.E. Travel: Explore the World!

Dreaming of faraway places? Join us for escorted trips to exciting destinations such as Orlando, Florida, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and luxurious spa getaways. You'll see new places, make new friends and come home with memories to last a lifetime!


Art therapy is an important element in the My L.I.F.E. program

My L.I.F.E.

Individuals with complex medical needs find much more than clinical support in the MCFI My L.I.F.E. program - they also develop a strong sense of identity and community.


Adults with disabilities reach their highest levels of independence in the City LIFE program.

City L.I.F.E.

Adults with developmental disabilities are immersed in the life of the community through the MCFI City L.I.F.E. program.


MCFI Senior L.I.F.E. has a focus on wellness.

Senior L.I.F.E.

Older adults living with disabilities enjoy all the community has to offer with Senior L.I.F.E. Our program focuses on wellness activities, including memberships at local YMCAs.



Gina Wheeler

L.I.F.E. stands for Leisure, Inclusion, Fun and Experiences. Meet the staff who make it all happen.

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MCFI Pediatric Skilled Nursing is
Accredited by the Joint Commission. MCFI core programs are accredited by CARF


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