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


    at our impact, scope and activities in 2019.

    We're continuing momentum as we move into 2020!

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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 - 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 ...

Coronavirus Update- Doing Our Part for Community Health

We hope this message finds you feeling healthy and well. We are certainly facing an unprecedented public health crisis across the world, in our nation and in our local communities with the Coronavirus...

Coronavirus Update-Weiland and Walters Centers Closures through April 3

The DDRC Day Programs and services operated at our Weiland and Walters Centers will be temporarily closed through Friday, April 3, 2020. DDRC will provide a status update if we feel we need to extend ...

Coronavirus Update March 13 - DDRC Operations and Response

Coronavirus Update March 13, 2020 from DDRCHello Individuals, Families/Guardians, Providers and Stakeholders: This communication provides an update regarding our operations and response relating to No...

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