Mile High Independent Living Center

Location

 
110 16th St.
#504
Denver, CO 80202
United States

Details

110 16th St.
#504
Denver, CO 80202
United States
Brief Description: 
Core services include Individual and Systems Advocacy, Information and Referral, Peer Counseling & Independent Living Skills and Training. Serves Denver, Douglas, Arapahoe, Adams & Clear Creek Counties.
Resource Type: 
Intellectual or Physical Challenges
Legal/Advocacy
Phone: 
(303) 405-7700

Our Philosophy:

We believe that individuals with disabilities …

  • Deserve equal rights to live, work, and take part in their communities
  • Are the best experts on their needs for independent living
  • Can have their needs best met through consumer-driven advocacy

Services

The four core services provided by Centers for Independent Living are:

  • Individual and Systems Advocacy
  • Information and Referral
  • Peer Counseling
  • Independent Living Skills and Training

Other examples of MHILC’s services are:

  • Computer Lab
  • Self-Advocacy Training
  • Benefits Acquisition
  • Housing
  • Information about Community Resources
  • Life Skills Training
  • Alternate forms of communication (videophone, Braille, sign language interpretation)
  • Support Groups
  • Leadership Classes