Housing and Benefit Services - Southwest Center for Independence


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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides assistance to individuals with disabilities and elderly look for housing options available in their area.

Housing Services:
- Assist with housing leads
- Assist completing paperwork or applications if needed due to disability
- Advocate to resolve landlord/tenant issues
- Assist in understanding your rights/responsibilities as a tenant

Assistance with applying for any Federal or State Benefit program Benefit Services:
- Social Security (SSI)
- Social Security Disability Income (SSDI)
- Medicare, Medicaid, Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP)
- Temporary Aid for Needy Families (TANF/Colorado Works)
- Food Stamps (SNAP), Section 8 Housing Vouchers, Aid to the Needy Disabled (AND)
LocationLa Plata County
Geographical AreaArchuleta, Dolores, La Plata, Montezuma, San Juan counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall or walk-in to speak to a specialist and assess needs
Intake RequirementsMust provide: - Government Issued ID
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityFor Seniors and Disabled Adults
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm (administration)
Specific Hours: Appointment preferred
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (970) 903-5974 (Housing Coordinator)
Physical Site Address 1 3473 MAIN AVE
Physical Site Address 2 STE 23
Physical Site City, State, Zip DURANGO, CO 81301
Main Phone (970) 259-1672 (administration)
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 (or dial 711)
Fax (970) 259-0947
Web Address www.swindependence.org
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Southwest Center for Independence
Affiliated Program: 3473 MAIN AVE
This Service: Housing and Benefit Services - Southwest Center for Independence
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Elderly/Disabled Home Rental Listings (BH-3900.3050-180)