Positive Assistance to Community Transition - Center for Independence

Center for Independence (Grand Junction Office)

Data Provided By
Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceA weekly life skills class which assists young adults with disabilities to build or strengthen their independent living skills as they move toward becoming an adult.

Classes meet Tuesdays 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Independent Living Skills Topics include:
-Budgeting Money
-Communication Skills
-Community Resources
-Decision Making
-Goal Setting
-Personal Safety
-Time Management
-Stress Management
-Sex Education
-Advocacy Skills
-Learning about how to speak up for myself and other people Learning about my rights as a person
-Learning about the voting process and Learning about how the government works and the legislative process
LocationMesa County
Geographical AreaMesa County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall to set up an appointment.
Intake RequirementsMust provide government-issued identification
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityIndividuals living with a disability.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo Fees
Hours of Operation Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Fridays, 8:00 am to 12:00 pm (noon)
Specific Hours: Classes: Tuesdays 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone 970-241-0315
Physical Site Address 1 740 Gunnison Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Grand Junction, CO 81501
Main Phone 970-241-0315
TDD Phone 711
Other Phone 1-800-613-2271
Fax 970-245-3341
Service Location Email Use Contact Us on website
Web Address www.cfigj.org
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Center for Independence
Affiliated Program: Center for Independence (Grand Junction Office)
This Service: Positive Assistance to Community Transition - Center for Independence
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Centers for Independent Living (LR-1550)
General Sexuality/Reproductive Health Education (LJ-8000.2500)
Hygiene (LH-2700.3000)
Independent Living Skills Instruction (LR-3200)