Independent living, Counseling & Mentoring

Living with spinal cord injuries and or traumatic brain injury means finding a new normal. The resources below will help you gain independent living skills, find counselors to help you work through the emotional challenges, and find mentors who’ve been able to overcome hurdles and show you the way.


Canine Partners of the Rockies, Inc.

To help Colorado residents with disabilities other than blindness to function more independently through the assistance of highly skilled service dogs.

651 Potomac Street, Suite E, Aurora, CO 80011
Tel: (303) 364-9040
http://www.caninepartnersoftherockies.org

Colorado Public Television, Inc.

KBDI Channel 12 is a multi-media telecommunications organization serving the Colorado Front Range and beyond.

2900 Welton Street, Denver, CO 80205

Tel: (303) 296-1212 · Fax: (303) 296-6650

http://www.kbdi.org

Developmental Disabilities Center (dba Imagine!)

The mission of Imagine! is to create and offer innovative supports to people of all ages with cognitive, developmental, physical, and health-related needs so that they may live fulfilling lives of independence and quality in their homes and communities.

1400 Dixon Street, Lafayette, CO 80026

Tel: (303) 926-6446 · Fax: (303) 665-2648

http://www.imaginecolorado.org

Freedom Service Dogs, Inc.

Freedom Service Dogs, Inc. (FSD) is a non-profit organization that rescues dogs from shelters and trains them to assist individuals with disabilities, increasing their independence and peace of mind. FSD provides lifetime support to ensure the success of the client-dog team.

2000 West Union Avenue, Englewood, CO 80110
Tel: (303) 922-6231 · Fax: (303) 922-6234
http://www.freedomservicedogs.org

TLC Meals On Wheels

The mission of TLC Meals on Wheels is to enrich the lives of seniors and others by providing nutritious meals and services that promote dignity, well-being, and independence.

7300 S. Clermont Dr, Centennial, CO 80161
Tel: (303) 798-7642 · Fax: (303) 798-7642
http://www.TLCMealsonWheels.org


Variety-the Children's Charity of Colorado

Variety creates meaningful and memorable experiences that result in increased independence in school, community, work, and family life for children and youth with disabilities.

10497 Centennial Rd, Littleton, CO 80127
Tel: (303) 962-1184 · Fax: (303) 973-8884
http://www.varietycolorado.org