Housing and Benefit Services - Southwest Center for Independence


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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceCan assist individuals with disabilities and elderly look for housing options available in their area.

Housing Services:
- Assist with housing leads
- Assist completing paperwork or applications if needed due to disability
- Advocate to resolve landlord/tenant issues
- Assist in understanding your rights/responsibilities as a tenant

Assistance with applying for any Federal or State Benefit program
Benefit Services:
- Social Security (SSI)
- Social Security Disability Income (SSDI)
- Medicare, Medicaid, Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP)
- Temporary Aid for Needy Families (TANF/Colorado Works)
- Food Stamps (SNAP), Section 8 Housing Vouchers, Aid to the Needy Disabled (AND)
LocationLa Plata County
Geographical AreaArchuleta, Dolores, La Plata, Montezuma and San Juan Counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall or walk-in during normal hours of operation to speak to a specialist and assess needs
Intake RequirementsGovernment Issued ID
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityThose living with a disability.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo fees
Hours of Operation Administrative Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Specific Hours: Appointment preferred
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (970) 259-1675
Physical Site Address 1 3473 Main Avenue
Physical Site Address 2 #23
Physical Site City, State, Zip Durango, CO 81301
TDD Phone 711
Fax (970) 259-0947
Web Address www.swindependence.org
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Southwest Center for Independence
Affiliated Program: 3473 MAIN AVE
This Service: Housing and Benefit Services - Southwest Center for Independence
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Elderly/Disabled Home Rental Listings (BH-3900.3050-180)
Government Subsidized Private Rental Housing Listings (BH-3900.3050-250)
Section 8/Rental Assistance Program Rental Listings (BH-3900.3050-750)