Connections Hosting Colorado Vaccine Bus Tour in December

COVID Vaccine Bottles

Weld County, CO, December 1, 2021 – Recognizing the critical need for equitable access to COVID-19 and seasonal flu vaccines for northeastern Coloradans who live with disabling conditions, Connections is hosting a Colorado Vaccine Bus Tour this December. With stops in Greeley, Haxtun, Wray, and Yuma beginning December 20, the Colorado Vaccine Bus Tour provides […]

Give Where You Live this December with Connections

Brad Taylor prepares to leave the Connections office.

Weld County, CO, November 8, 2021 – Give where you live! For Connections for Independent Living, this December 7th has special meaning. Once a year, the first Tuesday of December is promoted in Colorado as Colorado Gives Day. The day is designed to shine a light on local nonprofits and the need for local support. This […]

Connections Honors Danielson and Taylor at Anniversary Gala

Award Ceremony at the 35th Anniversary Celebration

Weld County, CO, September 23, 2021 – An enthusiastic audience honored two leaders of the independent living movement in northeastern Colorado on September 17 at the Connections for Independent Living’s 35th Anniversary Celebration in Greeley. Beth Danielson and Brad Taylor were presented with Connections Legacy Awards by Executive Director Rochelle Mitchell-Miller and Board of Directors Chairperson […]

Connections to Host Computer Skills Technical Workshops

A Connect with Friends Workshop in July

Weld County, CO, September 9, 2021 – Connections for Independent Living has partnered with The Arc of Weld County and High Plains Library District to provide equitable access technology workshops and training to area residents with disabilities. Workshops and tech sessions began today and will be provided at no cost to participants. Sessions are hosted […]

Connections Provides COVID-19 Vaccination Assistance

Connections COVID Clinic

Weld County, CO, August 6, 2021 – Connections for Independent Living recognizes there is confusing, contradictory, and even misleading information about the COVID-19 vaccines. For persons who live with disabling conditions and who can be adversely affected by the virus, such information can be inequitable. To help provide information to allow for informed decision-making, Connections recently […]

Connect with Friends Program Aims to Tackle Isolation

man in wheelchair

Weld County, CO, June 25, 2021 – Isolation among persons who live with paralysis is a concern for healthcare professionals nationally, especially during the pandemic. Recognizing this challenge, nonprofit Connections for Independent Living has launched the Connect with Friends program specifically for persons with all types of paralysis. Providing northeastern Coloradans with weekly in-person and online […]

Connections Resumes In-Person Office Hours Tuesdays and Thursdays

Two Connections for Independent Living vehicles in front of the Connections offices on 8th Avenue in Greeley.

Weld County, CO, June 11, 2021 – Connections for Independent Living is resuming limited in-person office hours beginning June 15. In-person assistance will be available Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Appointments for assistance are encouraged, but are not required. Located near downtown Greeley, Connections offers services to persons with disabling conditions […]

Connections’ Remote Video Interpreting Room Serves Regional Residents

Sarah Augenstein Using the Connections Remote Video Interpreting Room

Weld County, CO, May 27, 2021 – Greeley non-profit Connections for Independent Living has opened a remote video interpreting room (VRI) to better serve Colorado and regional residents who are deaf or hard of hearing. This specially-designed room allows for two American Sign Language (ASL) professionals to concurrently serve business meetings, conferences, legal and medical […]

Connections for Independent Living Receives 5-Star Certification for COVID-19 Safety

Connections View on 8th Avenue in Greeley

Weld County, CO, May 7, 2021 – In recognition of actions taken to confirm the safety of visitors and clients from the spread of the COVID-19 virus, Connections for Independent Living has been awarded a 5-Star Certification certificate by the City of Greeley. Sponsored by the City of Greeley, the Greeley Area Chamber of Commerce, the City of Evans, […]

Second Governor Jared Polis Vaccines for All Clinic May 7 at Connections

Vaccine Clinic

Weld County, CO, April 28, 2021 – The second COVID-19 vaccine clinic for individuals who received their first dose at Connections for Independent Living’s April 9 clinic is scheduled for Friday, May 7. Hosted at Connections’ offices at 1331 8th Avenue in Greeley, the 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. clinic is in partnership with Governor Jared […]