Colorado AgrAbility - Colorado State University

 
Data Provided By
United Way of Larimer County 2-1-1 United Way of Larimer County 2-1-1 - UWLC
General Information
Description of ProgramHelps farmers and ranchers affected by an injury or long-term illness, allowing them to remain involved in agricultural work by providing assistance and education. Options to help individuals continue farming and ranching include:
- Visiting the farm to learn about tasks and priorities
- Suggesting solutions to specific difficulties noted
- Implementing the solutions, including identifying funding resources if necessary
LocationDenver County
Geographic AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall to set up an appointment.
Helpful TipsConditions they may address include these and more:
- Arthritis, amputations, back pain
- Caregiver stress, depression, diabetes
- Chronic fatigue, impaired balance, multiple sclerosis
- Spinal cord injury, low vision
- Stroke, brain injury, hearing loss
 
Client Information
EligibilityMust be an individual living with a disability, engaged in production agriculture.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
 
Availability
Hours of OperationBy Appointment Only
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameCandiss Leathers
Contact's PositionProject Program Manager
Contact's Phone(720) 539-4435
Contact's Emailcleathers@goodwilldenver.org
Mailing Address 16850 Federal Blvd
Mailing City, State, ZipDenver, CO 80221
Main Phone(720) 539-4435
Web Addresswww.agrability.agsci.colostate.edu
 
Director Information
Director's NameDr.
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Colorado State University
This Program: Colorado AgrAbility - Colorado State University
Affiliated Services: Resources for Individuals in Agriculture - (Colorado AgrAbility) - Colorado State University