Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Connections for Independent Living will be closed on Monday, January 17 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Connect with Friends Videography

picture of an iphone open on the camera app

Connections for Independent Living’s Connect with Friends program provides weekly in-person workshops specifically for persons in northeastern Colorado who live with paralysis. This is an opportunity to meet and collaborate with other Coloradans and share experiences. Starting Wednesday March 16 at 1:00pm, in this session, you’ll learn how to use it on your phone or […]

Considering an Invisible Disability

A blind man reads a book

Weld County, CO, December 22, 2021 – Not all disabling conditions are immediately apparent. There are many conditions that create uncomfortable situations for persons living with a disability simply because the individual is not using a chair for mobility, or is otherwise visibly disabled. Kate Howell serves on the Connections Board of Directors. She lives with […]

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 […]

Connect with Friends Art Theory

An unknown man poses for a portrait in the 19th century.

Connections for Independent Living’s Connect with Friends program provides weekly in-person and online video conferencing workshops specifically for persons in northeastern Colorado who live with paralysis. This is an opportunity to meet and collaborate with other Coloradans and share experiences. Wednesdays through December 15 (with a special Thursday session December 10), Connect with Friends offers […]

Weld Collaborative Online Colorado Gives Day Rally

Connections for Independent Living is participating in an online rally hosted on YouTube LIVE to encourage support for Colorado Gives Day this December 7. Join us online from 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 Noon on Tuesday, November 30. View Online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RiHTAktudYg

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 […]

Social Group Holiday Party

This informal group is for individuals who live with a disabling condition to socialize and discuss any topic they choose. This special holiday party for the Social Group will online only from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Online: bit.ly/ConnectionsSocialGroup Meeting ID: 872 3976 3680 Passcode: 279168 Telephone: 669-900-6833; then type 87239763680#, 0#, 279168#.

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 […]