Jan
2
Wed
Housing 101 @ SWCI
Jan 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join Shawna at the SWCI to learn about the different types of apartment complexes there are, as well as  get information on the HCV voucher.

Jan
3
Thu
Visually Impaired Persons Support Group @ Pioneer Center
Jan 3 @ 11:15 am – 11:45 am

Join Susan Weiss (Low Vision Coordinator) at the Pioneer Center on the 1st Thursday  of each month to discuss issues related to low vision.

Jan
7
Mon
Working Well With a Disability @ SWCI
Jan 7 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join Mashi at the Southwest Center for Independence every Monday for an 8 week course on how to manage your disability at work by learning effective tools on balancing personal and work time.

Jan
8
Tue
Speak to a Lawyer Video Chat @ Mancos Library
Jan 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Mancos Library is hosting the speak to a lawyer via video chat the SECOND TUESDAY of each month from 2-3 p.m.  This is a great opportunity to get free legal advice that might otherwise be unavailable. Sign up by calling the library on the scheduled day, 533-7600. Appointments are first come, first served. You must be present at the library for the video chat.

Jan
9
Wed
Brain Injury Support Group @ SWCI
Jan 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

This support group is a place to share stories and experiences related to TBI. Support groups are available for survivors, care providers, family members, friends, and professionals working with TBI. At a support group participants can:

  • Learn more about life with TBI
  • Share successful strategies and achievements to help others develop coping skills
  • Be comfortable sharing personal experiences (in a confidential setting) of both difficult and successful times
  • Find out about the newest trends and information related to TBI
  • Feel supported by having peers who have gone through similar situations
  • Benefit from socializing and building friendships in a safe environment
  • Get involved in the community

Veterans PTSD Support Group – Cortez @ SWCI Cortez
Jan 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Open to any and all Veterans looking to join a supportive and understanding group to deal with, and help others, with the effects of PTSD.  David Nelson leads this free group held every other Wednesday and invites anyone struggling with PTSD to attend.

Jan
14
Mon
Working Well With a Disability @ SWCI
Jan 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join Mashi at the Southwest Center for Independence every Monday for an 8 week course on how to manage your disability at work by learning effective tools on balancing personal and work time.

Jan
15
Tue
LEAP Information Class @ SWCI
Jan 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Join Shawna and Mashi at the Southwest Center for Independence on January 7th to learn about LEAP (Low-income energy assistance program), eligibility, and instructions on how to fill out the application.

Things to bring:

  • Current heating bill.
  • ID.
  • Proof of income.
  • and your other basic information.

Jan
18
Fri
PTSD Support Group @ Durango joe's
Jan 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm

Come share a warm drink with Loida and others in the community who need a little extra support dealing with any and all symptoms of PTSD in this consumer driven support group.

Jan
21
Mon
Working Well With a Disability @ SWCI
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join Mashi at the Southwest Center for Independence every Monday for an 8 week course on how to manage your disability at work by learning effective tools on balancing personal and work time.