Disability Law Colorado

Partnership Affiliation

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyDisability Law Colorado is an independent, public interest, non-profit specializing in civil rights and discrimination issues. We protect the human, civil and legal rights of people with mental and physical disabilities, people with HIV, and older people throughout Colorado.
MissionThe mission of the Disability Law Colorado is to protect and promote the rights of people with disabilities and older people in Colorado through direct legal representation, advocacy, education, and legislative analysis.
HistoryThe Legal Center for People with Disabilities and Older People was established in 1976 as an independent non-profit organization. On Wednesday, June 27, 2007, Governor Ritter signed a proclamation celebrating the 30th Anniversary of The Legal Center’s designation as Colorado’s Protection and Advocacy (P&A) System for people with disabilities. The Center changed their name to Disability Law Colorado in 2015.
LocationDenver County
Geographic AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall or visit the website for more information
Agency TypeUnited Way Funded Agency
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityPersons with disabilities and seniors
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1455 Sherman St
Physical Site Address 2Ste 130
Physical Site City, State, ZipDenver, CO 80203
Main Phone(303) 722-0300
Hotline Phone1-800-288-1376 (Toll Free Number)
Fax(303) 722-0720
Web Addresshttps://disabilitylawco.org
 
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered01/25/1996
SourceMHUW
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Disability Law Colorado
Affiliated Programs: Criminal Justice & Legal - Disability Law Colorado
Denver - Disability Law Colorado
Disability Law Colorado (Grand Junction Office)
Affiliated Services: Abuse / Neglect Investigation - Disability Law Colorado
Assistive Technology Advocacy - Disability Law Colorado
Client Assistance Program - Disability Law Colorado
Disputes with Division of Vocational Rehab -
Housing Discrimination -
Legal Advocacy - Disability Law Colorado
Legal Services - Disability Law Colorado
Legal Services - Disability Law Colorado
Legal Training & Education - Disability Law Colorado
Protection and Advocacy for Individual Rights - Disability Law Colorado
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Mental Illnesses - Disability Law Colorado
State Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program - Disability Law Colorado