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 […]

Erica Barraza Joins Connections Board of Directors

Weld County, CO, April 22, 2021 – Connections for Independent Living welcomes a new member to the organization’s governing board of directors. The board approved Erica Barraza to help oversee the Greeley-based nonprofit, which assists persons living with disabling conditions in seven northeastern Colorado counties. A Colorado native, Barraza has a passion for helping people in […]

Connections Hosting Governor Jared Polis Colorado Vaccines for All Clinic April 9

Vaccine Clinic graphic

Weld County, CO, April 1, 2021 – Connections for Independent Living is hosting a COVID-19 vaccine clinic in partnership with Governor Jared Polis’ Colorado Vaccines for All plan on Friday, April 9. The clinic, hosted at Connections’ offices at 1331 8th Avenue in Greeley, will be held from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. You must […]

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

Connections Sign

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 […]