Our Mission: Create Opportunities for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and their Families to Participate Fully in the Community
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  • Doing Our Part For Community Health

  • Have a Child With Special Needs?

    Your Input is Needed!

    Early Intervention (EI) Colorado recently mailed out a Family Outcomes Survey to families who have been receiving EI Services for at least six months. Look for the Survey already sent to you or click the link below. See these EI "outcome" factors too. Please return your survey soon!


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    Early Intervention

    DDRC's Early Intervention is Available to Help

    Concerned about a child’s development?

    We're accepting referrals for children 0-3 years with developmental disabilities and delays, and we are providing virtual evaluations and services. Anyone can make a referral.

    Contact Early Intervention intake:
    303-462-6619 or eireferral@ddrcco.com.

  • Feeling Isolated?
    Or Disconnected?
    Gain a New Perspective.

    See movies about the courage and lives of people with developmental disabilities who for many years were isolated, shut out and misunderstood. They are finding their rightful place in our communities. Be uplifted by their stories in these free films!

    See The Films - Free
    Movie Cover Collage: Keep the Change, Far From The Tree, Life Animated, Touched By Grace, Cinemability, The Rainbow Kid

    Brought to you by the Developmental Disabilities Resource Center (DDRC) and Jefferson County Public Libraries. Go to JeffcoLibrary.org and "Inclusion and Courage: All Abilities on Film" for these free movies using your library card. Many of these movies are downloadable so you can get them and enjoy them at home! DDRC thanks Jefferson County Public Library for this wonderful way for the community to understand the importance of welcoming people with developmental disabilities to participate fully in the community.

Services Provided

Resource/Service Coordination

Our resource coordinators can help you learn about the services, programs and options available to you. Our case managers provide assistance and support to children, families, and adults.

Early Intervention

Early Intervention services are for infants, toddlers, and families. These services are designed to promote development and learning.

Family Support Services

The Family Support Services Program (FSSP) assists families with costs beyond those normally experienced by other families, to avoid or delay costly out of home placements and reduce stress.

Supported Living Services

Supported Living Services is committed to providing the Direct Service Professional of your choice to provide supports to you or your loved one.

Employment Services

We believe in competitive, inclusive employment for all Coloradoans. Real Work for Real Pay is what drives us daily!

Quality Living Options

Quality Living Options (QLO) is a division of DDRC that provides residential services for adults with developmental disabilities.

Behavioral Health Team

DDRC Behavioral Health Services provide consultation, treatment, and training to eligible individuals and their families.

Therapeutic Learning Connections

Recreation and leisure are essential to everyone's life and provide endless benefits.

Self Determination

Self-Determination Initiative supports people with disabilities to get involved in community activities, become more independent, and experience authority over their own lives.


Coronavirus Update - Changes Beginning in May

We hope this message finds you well during this ongoing COVID-19 public health emergency. DDRC continues to work to make prudent decisions in the face of uncertainty, and rapidly evolving information ...

Coronavirus Update- New Expectations-Limits on QLO Visits

Regarding HCPF expectations, limits and requirements of QLO visits To family, guardians and visitors of our Quality Living Options residents: DDRC has implemented many safeguards to minimize the ...

Coronavirus Update- Changes and Closures Until Further Notice

Temporary Changes in DDRC operations are in effect until further notice and as required or recommended by local, state and federal authorities.Hello Individuals, Families/Guardians, Providers and Stak...

Coronavirus Update - Rapid Response Fund

Dear DDRC Community and all looking to make a difference,We are calling on you to be part of a Rapid Response Fund effort. Your gift today will have doublethe impact! Up to $25,000 will be matched by ...

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