Nearly one in five people has a disability
US Census Bureau 2010
We are an empowerment and learning community
Fifty percent of our staff are people with disabilities
Independent living evolved from the civil rights movement
Our mission is to promote the full inclusion and integration of people with all types of disabilities into all levels of society, working towards independence and equality for people with disabilities.
What we do
We help people with disabilities obtain choices and control in daily life. We provide advocacy, education, skills training, support groups, and information and referral as well as many empowering programs and social activities.
Who we are
We are one of ten certified Independent Living Centers in the state of Colorado. We serve individuals in Weld, Morgan, Logan, Washington, Sedgwick, Yuma, and Phillips Counties.
We advocate for the civil rights of people with disabilities.
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From The Blog
On December 18, 2015, Senator Schumer (D-NY) introduced the Disability Integration Act! This legislation (S.2427) is intended to assure that people with disabilities can live in the community rather than be forced into nursing facilities and other institutions. This ground-breaking legislation establishes statutory civil rights language – comparable to the ADA – which requires public entities and Long Term...
This gentle class takes place at the Greeley Recreation Center through a grant from the Weld Women’s Fund. The last class of 2015 will be held from 1:30 to 3:30 on December 16. Please call Lynda at Connections to register, (970)...
Please join us for MagnifEyed Living on Thursday, January 14, 2016, at the Greeley Senior Center from 10:00 to 11:30 am. Our speaker is art teacher Ann Cunningham, from the Colorado Center for the Blind. Ann will talk about how to make and enjoy tactile art. This event is free and open to all. You definitely don’t have to...