Association for Community Living of Boulder

 
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Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyProvides culturally competent advocacy to people with intellectual disabilities (IDD) across their lifespan, across all systems, as individuals and as whole families in the following ways, by:
- Amplifying the voices of people with IDD and their families.
- Not speaking for people
- Teaching people to advocate for themselves
- Speaking on behalf of people who are too vulnerable to speak for themselves.
- Bridging between systems and people with IDD
- Providing integrated and independent advocacy across systems and across the lifespan
- Educating the community through training, modelling, conversation and collaboration
MissionTo enable people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to be included as a natural and integral part of community life.
HistoryThe Association for Community Living (ACL) was founded in Boulder in 1962, incorporated as a chapter of The Arc in 1974, and is the affiliated chapter of The Arc of the United States serving Boulder and Broomfield Counties.
LocationBoulder County
Geographic AreaBoulder, Broomfield counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall for more information.
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityPeople with IDD and their families.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameKimberly DeGraff
Contact's PositionDevelopment Director
Contact's Phone(303) 527-0888
Contact's Emailkdegraff@aclboulder.org
Physical Site Address 12770 Dagney Way
Physical Site City, State, ZipLafayette, CO 80026
Main Phone(303) 527-0888
Emailinfo@aclboulder.org
Web Addresswww.aclboulder.org
 
Director Information
Director's NameAilsa Wonnacott
Director's PositionExecutive Director
Director's Phone(303) 527-0888
Director's Emailawonnacott@aclboulder.org
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Association for Community Living of Boulder
Affiliated Programs: Association for Community Living of Boulder
Affiliated Services: Advocacy Services for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities - Association for Community Living of Boulder