Michelle Richardson

Connections Offers COVID Support

Connections for Independent Living Launches COVID Support Program


Weld County, CO, October 2022 – Connections for Independent Living welcomes a new COVID Programs Advocate position to provide the Weld County area with resources and information regarding boosters, vaccinations, and the newly recognized disability: Long-Haul COVID.

Funded by a federal vaccination grant, this program will provide accurate information in accessible formats regarding COVID-19 vaccinations and resources to those with disabilities living in the seven-county catchment area of Weld, Morgan, Logan, Phillips, Sedgwick, Washington, and Yuma counties.


Visit our COVID Information page on our website for consistently updated statewide and county-specific COVID data from the Colorado Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) as well upcoming vaccination events and support groups. 


For more information, contact our COVID Programs Advocate at michelle@connections4il.org. Connections for Independent Living is open Monday through Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and phone hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 970-352-8682. All of our information can found on our website: connectionscolorado.org.


Connections for Independent Living is a non-residential, participant-controlled nonprofit independent living center that promotes independent living and the empowerment of all persons with disabilities. The organization is one of nine certified independent living centers throughout Colorado and since 1986 has specifically served individuals in seven northeastern counties.