Positive Assistance to Community Transition (Montrose Office) - Center for Independence

Center for Independence (Montrose Office)

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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceA weekly life skills class which assists young adults with disabilities to build or strengthen their independent living skills as they move toward becoming an adult.

Independent Living Skills Topics include:
-Budgeting Money
-Communication Skills
-Community Resources
-Decision Making
-Goal Setting
-Personal Safety
-Time Management
-Stress Management
-Sex Education
-Advocacy Skills
-Learning about how to speak up for myself and other people Learning about my rights as a person
-Learning about the voting process and Learning about how the government works and the legislative process

Classes meet Tuesdays at the Grand Junction office 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Transportation for staff and consumers provided if needed to attend the class.
LocationMontrose County
Geographical AreaChaffee, Delta, Gunnison, Hinsdale, Montrose, Ouray, and San Miguel Counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall to set up an appointment.
Intake RequirementsMust provide government-issued identification
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityIndividuals living with a disability.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo Fees
Hours of Operation Tuesdays 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone 970-249-3783
Physical Site Address 1 245 South Cascade
Physical Site Address 2 Suite B
Physical Site City, State, Zip Montrose, CO 81401
Main Phone Administrative Office: 970-241-0315
TDD Phone 711
Fax 970-249-8125
Service Location Email Use Contact Us on website
Web Address www.cfigj.org
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Center for Independence
Affiliated Program: Center for Independence (Montrose Office)
This Service: Positive Assistance to Community Transition (Montrose Office) - Center for Independence
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Centers for Independent Living (LR-1550)
General Sexuality/Reproductive Health Education (LJ-8000.2500)
Hygiene (LH-2700.3000)
Independent Living Skills Instruction (LR-3200)