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 offer 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