Employment Services - STRiVE


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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceVocationally-based employment related services to individuals with developmental disabilities.

Employment programs include but are not limited to:
- Small Group Community Employment which connects individuals with developmental disabilities with work opportunities with local businesses in the community.

- Pre-Vocational Services which teaches skills that can be used in different areas of the workforce such as preparing an individual for paid employment and life skills such as task completion and problem solving as well as others.

- Specialized Habilitation Services and Supports which assists individuals with the retention or improvement of self-help, socialization and adaptive skills provided in a non-integrated setting.

- Uniquely Yours Specialty Retail offers locally made gifts, jewelry and home goods. Provides job training and employment development to individuals with disabilities.

Uniquely Yours is located at 443 Main Street, Grand Junction, Colorado.
LocationMesa County
Geographical AreaMesa County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureIndividuals must contact their caseworker with Mesa Developmental Services (MDS) to schedule an appointment.
Intake RequirementsRequired documents will be detailed by the agency.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityFor individuals living with a developmental disability or delay and eligible for the Developmental Disabilities (DD) waiver through MDS.
Hours of Operation Administrative Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone 970-243-3702
Physical Site Address 1 950 Grand Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Grand Junction, CO 81501
Main Phone Administration: 970-243-3702
TDD Phone 711
Service Location Email info@strivecolorado.org
Web Address www.strivecolorado.org
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: STRiVE
Affiliated Program: STRiVE
This Service: Employment Services - STRiVE
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Disability Related Center Based Employment (ND-6500.1800)