Ability Connection Colorado

Partnership Affiliation

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyProvides education, employment assistance, and family support for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities.
MissionTo create, support, and encourage inclusive opportunities for Coloradans of all abilities and their families, through early intervention, education, employment, statewide training, information and referral, advocacy, public education services and collaborative strategies with emphasis on diversity, dignity, quality of life and the advancement of human potential.
HistoryCerebral Palsy of Colorado was founded in 1946 by a group of nine mothers who believed there should be options (besides placement in an institution) for their children born with severe disabilities. These courageous women and their families chose to support and raise their children at home, forging a new path of inclusion and quality of life for people with disabilities.
LocationDenver County
Geographic AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessLimited; call for specific information
Intake ProcedureCall or visit the website for more information.
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityMust be an adult, child or an individual at risk (disabilities or not) or with other barriers in their lives.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameJudy Trimble
Contact's PositionDirector of Special Projects
Contact's Phone(303) 691-9339
Physical Site Address 1801 Yosemite St
Physical Site City, State, ZipDenver, CO 80230
Main Phone(303) 691-9339
Hotline Phone1-800-881-8272 (Statewide Services)
Fax(303) 691-0846
Emailinfo@abilityconnectioncolorado.org
Web Addresswww.AbilityConnectionColorado.org
 
Director Information
Director's NameMs. Judith I. Ham
Director's PositionPresident/CEO
Director's Phone(303) 691-9339
 
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered01/25/1996
United Way Partner AgencyX
SourceMHUW
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Ability Connection Colorado
Affiliated Programs: Ability Connection Colorado
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Early Education and Care - Ability Connection Colorado
Employment Works - Ability Connection Colorado
Family Support - Ability Connection Colorado
Guardianship Alliance of Colorado - Ability Connection Colorado
Parent Support - Ability Connection Colorado
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