Job Training Program - Center for Independence

823 Blake Street

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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Job Training program offers people with disabilities the opportunity to build relationships, foster education and vocational skills, and to access services and support needed to sustain life and employment.

Members will find opportunities in the following areas:
-Job seeking assistance
-Computer skills
-Janitorial Services Training
-Restaurant training such as menu planning, budgeting, shopping, cooking, serving, safe food handling, etc.
-Interpersonal skills
-Resume writing, application completion, and interviewing skills
-Community volunteering
-Transit Training
-Small business skills

Transportation for staff and consumers provided if needed to attend the class.
LocationGarfield County
Geographical AreaDelta, Eagle,Garfield, Gunnison, Hinsdale, Lake, Mesa, Montrose, Ouray, Pitkin, and San Miguel Counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall to schedule an appointment.
Intake RequirementsMust provide: Proof of identification
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityIndividuals living with a disability.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo
Hours of Operation Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (970) 718-5155
Physical Site Address 1 823 Blake Street
Physical Site Address 2 Suite 102
Physical Site City, State, Zip Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656
Fax (970) 340-8845
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Center for Independence, Western Slope
Affiliated Program: 823 Blake Street
This Service: Job Training Program - Center for Independence
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Career Counseling (ND-2000.1500-160)
Centers for Independent Living (LR-1550)
Comprehensive Disability Related Employment Programs (ND-6500.1500)
Job Interview Training (ND-2000.6500-340)
Job Readiness (ND-2000.6500-360)
Prevocational Training (ND-2000.6600)
Resume Preparation Assistance (ND-2000.6500-700)
Ticket to Work/Self Sufficiency Program (ND-6500.8870)