Connections for Independent Living

 
Data Provided By
United Way of Weld County United Way of Weld County
General Information
Description of ProgramWe help people with disabilities obtain choices and control in daily life. We provide advocacy, education, skills training, support groups, and information and referral as well as many empowering programs and social activities.
We are one of nine certified Independent Living Centers in the state of Colorado.

We offer a variety of programs and services to fit our diverse consumers’ needs. Eligibility criteria is simple: A person must have a disability that significantly impacts his or her ability to live independently in the community. Age or type of disability is never cause for ineligibility.
ObjectivesConnections for Independent Living helps people with disabilities obtain choices and control in daily life. We are an empowerment and learning community. Many of our staff members have disabilities, and we support people in developing their own goals and plans for attaining them.
Urgent Services ProvidedWe provide the following services throughout Northern Colorado:
◾Advocacy
◾Education
◾Skills Training
◾Support Groups and Social 0pportunities
◾Assistive Technology Training

Classes:
•Activities
•Yoga
•Health class
•Job squad
•Low-vision
•Deaf issues
•Assistive technology training
•Accessible garden
•Nutrition classes

We collaborate closely with several organizations including the High Plains Library District, the Curtis Strong Center, the Area Agency on Aging, Greenpath Debt Solutions, and many others. On any given day, we host meetings, seminars, and a variety of educational events. A hub for community connection and service provision, we strive to meet the needs of individuals with disabilities and to assist them in meeting their goals.
LocationWeld County
Geographic AreaWeld, Morgan, Logan, Washington, Sedgwick, Yuma, and Phillips Counties.
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureTelephone/Appointment required,
Funded By501(c) 3
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish/Spanish
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo fee for information and referral
 
Availability
Hours of OperationGreeley / Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. / Fort Lupton / Monday, Wednesday, Friday - Call ahead
 
Contact Information
Contact's Phone(970) 352-8682
Physical Site Address 11331 8th Ave
Physical Site City, State, ZipGreeley, CO 80631
Main Phone(970) 352-8682
Hotline Phone(970) 352-8682
TDD Phone(800) 887-5828
Fax(970) 353-8058
 
Director Information
Director's PositionExecutive Director
Director's Phone(970) 352-8682
 
Additional Information
SourceWeld
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Connections for Independent Living
This Program: Connections for Independent Living
Affiliated Services: Community Transition Services / Connections for Independent Living
Deaf Services / Connections for Independent Living
Older Adult and Senior Services / Connections for Independent Living
Support Groups and Classes / Connections for Independent Living
Vision After 55 Program / Connections for Independent Living
Youth Transition Services / Connections for Independent Living