Joshua Fulenwider Joins Connections as Director of Independent Living Services

Joshua Fulenwider outdoors

Weld County, CO, March 3, 2021 – Connections for Independent Living welcomes Joshua Fulenwider as the non-profit organization’s Director of Independent Living Services. The University of Northern Colorado graduate served as a member of the Greeley-based organization’s board of directors for two years prior to applying for the position. “Connections for Independent Living is important […]

SSI/SSDI Eligibility Guidance Offered by Connections

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Weld County, CO, February 17, 2021 – For persons who live with a disabling condition, applying for Social Security’s Supplemental Security Income (SSI), and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) can be a confusing and complex process. To offer a helping hand, trained and knowledgeable benefit specialists from Connections for Independent Living are available by telephone or video […]

Connections COVID-19 Vaccine Guidance Program Offers Assistance

Vaccination sites in northeastern Colorado.

Weld County, CO, January 21, 2021 –  Residents of northeastern Colorado who live with disabilities may find the process to register and schedule vaccinations for the COVID-19 virus to be challenging to complete. To provide guidance and assistance in this process, Connections for Independent Living has launched a free vaccine assistance program. Many healthcare companies and […]

Connections Team Member Succumbs to COVID-19

Covid Positivity Nov 30

Greeley, CO, November 30, 2020 – On behalf of the team at Connections for Independent Living, which serves Weld, Phillips, Sedgwick, Yuma, Logan, Washington and Morgan counties, we are heartbroken to report that one of our own passed today as a result of complications due to COVID-19. While we cannot disclose the name of the deceased, nor […]

Connections Cares Homeless Assistance Program Launches in Greeley

Connections Cares

Weld County, CO, October 30, 2020 – Northeastern Colorado residents living with disabilities, who also are experiencing temporary homelessness owing to the COVID-19 pandemic and current economic conditions, are encouraged to participate in a new program from nonprofit Connections for Independent Living. Each Friday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. through November 20, and from […]

Connections for Independent Living Launches Computer Voucher Program

Weld County, CO, October 14, 2020 – Persons who live with disabilities in seven northeastern Colorado counties may qualify for a new Internet-accessible computer at no cost through an innovative program created by Connections for Independent Living. Through CARES Act funding provided to Connections, the Greeley-based organization will deliver new computers to a limited number […]

Connections for Independent Living COVID-19 Plan

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Weld County, CO, March 23, 2020 – Connections for Independent Living is continually monitoring all topics related to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, and specifically how it affects our community members who live with disabilities. Connections for Independent Living fully understands that resources have temporarily halted or have been altered to phone and digital services. Our team […]