Youth Transitions, Independent Living Skills Education - Center for Independence, Western Slope


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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides assistance for young people, age 14-25 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, San Miguel counties
Facility/ADA AccessFull Access
Intake ProcedureCall for more information or to schedule an appointment
Intake RequirementsMust provide:
- Proof of Disability
- Photo ID
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityFor young adults between the ages 14-25 living with a disability.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
Hours of Operation Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm ; Fridays, 8:00 am to 12:00 pm (administration hours)
Specific Hours: By appointment only
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (970) 241-0315 (Grand Junction Office)
Physical Site Address 1 740 GUNNISON AVE
Physical Site City, State, Zip GRAND JUNCTION, CO 81501
Main Phone (970) 241-0315 (Grand Junction Office)
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 (or dial 711)
Other Phone (800) 613-2271 (Toll Free)
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 AVE
This Service: Youth Transitions, Independent Living Skills Education - Center for Independence, Western Slope
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Independent Living Skills Instruction (LR-3200)