Youth Transitions, Independent Living Skills - Center for Independence

740 Gunnison Avenue

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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Youth Transitions program assists young people living with disabilities transition from living at home to living independently.

Independent Living Skills Topics include:
- Budgeting Money
- Communication Skills
- Community Resources
- Decision Making
- Goal Setting
- Hygiene
- Personal Safety
- Time Management
- Stress Management
- Sex Education
- Advocacy Skills
- Learning about how to speak up for myself and other people
- Learning my rights as a person living with a disability
- Learning about the voting process
- Learning about how the government works and the legislative process
LocationMesa 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 RequirementsNo requirements.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityFor young adults between the ages 14-25 living with a disability.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo
Hours of Operation Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Fridays, 8:00 am to 12:00 p.m.
Specific Hours: By appointment
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (970) 241-0315
Physical Site Address 1 740 Gunnison Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Grand Junction, CO 81501
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656
Fax (970) 245-3341
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Center for Independence, Western Slope
Affiliated Program: 740 Gunnison Avenue
This Service: Youth Transitions, Independent Living Skills - Center for Independence
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Independent Living Skills Instruction (LR-3200)