Apr
4
Wed
Housing 101 @ SWCI
Apr 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Southwest Center for Independence is pleased to offer free Housing classes to adults with disabilities looking for attainable and secure housing options in La Plata County.

Where: Southwest Center for Independence
3473 Main Ave STE 23, Durango

When:
March 7th at 2pm
March 23rd at 9am
April 4th at 2pm
April 27th at 9am
May 2nd at 2pm
May 25th at 9am
June 6th at 2pm
June 29th at 9am

Topics include:
• Filling out applications for local housing
• Getting on the waitlist for housing vouchers
• Learning about local housing resources
• Advocate for equal access in your rights as a tenant
• What you should consider when looking for housing
• Setting up individual services with our housing program

Classes will be interactive and informative!
Participants must register in advance

For more information, please contact Shawna Butler:
970. 259.1672 or email shawan@swlic.org

Apr
5
Thu
Durango Stroke Support Group @ SWCI
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Seeking stroke survivors and caregivers to join a new support group for socialization, encouragement, and learning.

Apr
9
Mon
Visually Impaired Persons Support Group @ Durango Senior Center
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Susan Weiss is hosting the visually impaired persons support group at the Durango Senior Center for seniors who have low vision. The group will discuss daily living skills and any other topics the group brings up.

Apr
11
Wed
Brain Injury Support Group @ SWCI
Apr 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

This support group is open to everyone in the community to join and support others who are living with a brain injury. The group is lead by SWCI’s Shawna Butler which aims to empower and assist those who have a TBI.

Apr
12
Thu
Self Help PTSD Peer Support Group – Bayfield @ Pine River Shares
Apr 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm

Join us for a group of supportive community members and peers to talk about past and present trauma, share experiences, and encourage one another in this client driven support group.

Apr
13
Fri
Independent Living Skills Class – Pagosa @ Community United Methodist Church
Apr 13 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Southwest Center for Independence and Aspen House are pleased to offer free Independent Living Skills classes to adults with disabilities looking to develop skills to live the lives they want in Southwest Colorado.

Apr
20
Fri
Self Help PTSD Peer Support Group @ SWCI
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm

Join us for a group of supportive community members and peers to talk about past and present trauma, share experiences, and encourage one another in this client driven support group.

Apr
25
Wed
Brain Injury Peer Support group Fun Day @ TBA
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

A fun day for all members of the brain injury support group to come together and enjoy the day!

Apr
27
Fri
Housing 101 @ SWCI
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Southwest Center for Independence is pleased to offer free Housing classes to adults with disabilities looking for attainable and secure housing options in La Plata County.

Where: Southwest Center for Independence
3473 Main Ave STE 23, Durango

When:
March 7th at 2pm
March 23rd at 9am
April 4th at 2pm
April 27th at 9am
May 2nd at 2pm
May 25th at 9am
June 6th at 2pm
June 29th at 9am

Topics include:
• Filling out applications for local housing
• Getting on the waitlist for housing vouchers
• Learning about local housing resources
• Advocate for equal access in your rights as a tenant
• What you should consider when looking for housing
• Setting up individual services with our housing program

Classes will be interactive and informative!
Participants must register in advance

For more information, please contact Shawna Butler:
970. 259.1672 or email shawan@swlic.org

Independent Living Skills Class – Pagosa @ Community United Methodist Church
Apr 27 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Southwest Center for Independence and Aspen House are pleased to offer free Independent Living Skills classes to adults with disabilities looking to develop skills to live the lives they want in Southwest Colorado.