All through the month of July 11 News reporters have been bringing you the stories that show you what it means when we say 11 Cares.
Living independently is something many of us take for granted but for others, it's a daily challenge.
In this 11 Cares for Independence Special Report Chiara Lotierzo introduces you to a woman who refused to give up her independence and the people who helped her make living on her own a reality.
“I chose to spotlight the Center for Independence after hearing about all the different ways in which it helps people live the lives they’ve envisioned for themselves,” Chiara says.
“For many of us, our dreams are far-reaching, but for others, it’s a simple as living on our own or learning a new skill,” she says. “The Center for Independence helps so many people make living their lives the way they want to a possibility.”
Watch the story Wednesday, July 29 at 10 p.m.