Home Modification Program - Independence Center

Independence Center

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Pikes Peak United Way - PPUW
General Information
Description of ServiceMedicaid Home Modifications:

Medicaid currently offers up to $14,000 in home modification support that will improve safety and accessibility for those currently enrolled with a qualifying Medicaid waiver. Must complete a thorough evaluation.

Please contact the Home Health Office Administrator for more information at (719) 471-8181 x130.

Non-Medicaid Home Modifications:

The Independence Center can assist with applications and requests for additional funding for required modifications. The Independence Center also offers a Home Modification and Technology Grant when other options are unobtainable, for those who qualify.

If you are a consumer of The Independence Center please contact the Assistive Technology Specialist at (719) 471-8181 c122 to get this process started.
LocationEl Paso County
Geographical AreaR5, El Paso County, Teller County, Park County, Lincoln County, Cheyenne County, Kit Carson County
Intake ProcedureFor Medicaid home modification: (719) 471-8181 x130

For non Medicaid home modification: (719) 471-8181 x122
Helpful TipsEach application will be evaluated based on several criteria, including but not limited to:
Length of time as a consumer of the Independence Center
Urgency of need
Amount of request
Financial situation
Availability of other funding sources
Safety and/or quality of life improvement expected
Complexity and cost of the project
Expected independence as a result of the project
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Other
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Contact Information
Contact's Phone (719) 471-8181
Physical Site Address 1 729 South Tejon Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Main Phone (719) 471-8181
TDD Phone 711 or Video Phone (719) 358-2513
Other Phone For non Medicaid home modification: (719) 471-8181 x122
Fax (719) 471-7829
Service Location Email info@theindependencecenter.org
Web Address www.theindependencecenter.org
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Independence Center
Affiliated Program: Independence Center
This Service: Home Modification Program - Independence Center
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Home Rehabilitation Grants (BH-3000.3550-350)