Company Overview

Homes for Independent Living

Where We Dwell in the Possibilities


Who We Are

Homes for Independent Living (HIL) has been offering residential services for adults who have a wide variety of disabilities since 1977. We strive to be a leader in providing the best in residential and community-based services.

Our philosophy is simple; give people the opportunity to achieve goals, meet challenges, fulfill dreams and ultimately live well. We help individuals reach their greatest level of independence through choices, opportunities, and experiences.

An Employee-Owned Family of Companies!

HIL is a division of Oconomowoc Residential Programs, a nationally recognized leader in the human services field for professional service. Oconomowoc Residential Programs and Homes for Independent Living are proud to be employee owned, through participation in an ESOP program. Our employees are also our owners.

Join Our Team! Thinking about making a change? Make a difference in the lives of others! HIL has been serving adults who are developmentally and physically challenged for over 20 years. Our company is recognized as a leader in our industry. We are committed to the residents we serve and we are committed to our caregivers! HIL fosters a career path philosophy!

We encourage loyalty and longevity by offering a variety of employment and advancement opportunities. HIL is proud to be an employee owned company through participation in an ESOP program. Our residents live in small group homes or apartment settings which allows for individualized attention and support. Independent Living Assistants aid individuals with the activities of daily living, behavioral programs and recreational activities. There is a complete orientation program for new employees, as well as ongoing educational opportunities. Other positions which may be open include the positions of Senior Living Assistant, Assistant Manager, and Manager. Most programs are staffed 24 hours a day with three shifts, so a variety of work times is available. Part-time and temporary work is often possible, as well as full-time.

We offer great  Benefits! 

  •          Great paid vacation benefit, full time employees can earn up to 3 weeks your first year
  •          Complementary meals while you work
  •          Affordable insurance package:  Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Short-Term Disability
  •          401K Retirement plan
  •          Flexible spending account
  •          Employee assistance program
  •          Employee stock ownership plan
  •          Paid training
At Homes for Independent Living, we are community-connected and results-driven. Are you ready to Dwell in the Possibilities? Check out our website at


Company Summary
Homes for Independent Living
Number of Employees
500 or more
(262) 446-4488
(262) 446-4499
2835 North Grandview Boulevard
Pewaukee, WI