Our Mission: Create Opportunities for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and their Families to Participate Fully in the Community
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    Join us for the

    20th Annual
    Indoor Legislative BBQ

    Thursday, October 8th, from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

    BBQ Gift Card Drawings for Early Bird Registration by Sept 30th

    Register Here By October 6th

  • NOTICE: Changes Impacting Early Intervention Services

    Early Intervention Eligibility & Enrollment/Exit Changes


    Cambios que afectan los servicios de Intervención Temprana

    Elegibilidad de intervención temprana y cambios de inscripción / salida del programa


  • 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.


Deadline for SSA or SSDI Beneficiaries to Register for Stimulus Checks

Stimulus Checks/ Economic Impact Payment Are you a family with children under the age of 17 and receiving SSI/SSA?  September 30 is the IRS’ extended deadline for Social Security and ...

Coronavirus Update-Face Coverings Required in Jeffco

Jefferson County Health Department issued an emergency order 7/14/20 requiring cloth face coverings where 6 ft of social distancing is not possible in outdoor public spaces AND indoor spaces, other th...

Funds Available Act Now Before June 30

DDRC HAS FUNDS TO GET OUT BY 6/30/2020!Do you have a child or adult family member living at home with developmental disabilities or delays? Have you incurred costs over the last year beyond those nor...

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 ...

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