Arc of Larimer County

 
Data Provided By
United Way of Larimer County 2-1-1 United Way of Larimer County 2-1-1 - UWLC
General Information
Description of AgencyOffers advocacy for people of all ages who have an intellectual/developmental disability (ID/DD). The Arc of Larimer County supports adults with ID/DD to advocate for themselves, also guardians and parents to advocate for their children with ID/DD in the following ways by:
- Helping clients understand laws, rules, and regulations that govern services
- Offering a listening ear for life successes and struggles
- Empowering individuals and families with information and skills
- Determining services available for individuals and offering support in accessing them
- Assisting with follow-up to assure they're receiving appropriate services
relating to SSDI, Medicaid, Long Term Care, Vocational Rehabilitation, and Early Intervention programs
- Protecting human and civil rights and provide opportunities for inclusion such as attending IEP meetings, service planning, and any other meeting to provide support
- Facilitating conflict resolution
MissionTo promote and protect the civil rights and overall well-being of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities through individual and systematic advocacy and education to foster lifelong inclusion in every aspect of community life.
HistoryA grassroots group of self-advocates, parents, and concerned citizens established The Arc of Larimer County in 2007 to serve as a catalyst to promote inclusion of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
LocationLarimer County
Geographic AreaLarimer County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall for an appointment.
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Client Information
EligibilityIndividuals living with intellectual/developmental disabilities and their families.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 11721 W Harmony Rd
Physical Site Address 2Ste 101
Physical Site City, State, ZipFort Collins, CO 80526
Main Phone(970) 204-6991
Fax(970) 484-1019
Emailinfo@arclc.org
Web Addresswww.arclc.org
 
Director Information
Director's NameMarilee Boylan
Director's PositionExecutive Director
Director's Phone(970) 204-6991 Ext 18
Director's Emailmboylan@arclc.org
 
Additional Information
SourceUWLC
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Arc of Larimer County
Affiliated Programs: Arc of Larimer County
Affiliated Services: Intellectual/Developmental Disability Advocacy - Arc of Larimer County
Parent Support Group (Spanish) - Arc of Larimer County