The Independent Living program provides comprehensive supports to adults with developmental disabilities who live in their own homes or with family members.

The program offers consumers the opportunity to live as independently as possible while actively participating in community life. Services include:

  • Day Habitation – a safe and engaging environment to learn new living and leisure skills, to socialize with peers, and to address physical needs
  • Supported Employment – including job development and placement, ongoing training and coaching, and transportation
  • Community Access – activities to promote participation in community life and to increase capacity to reside in and engage with the community

In FY 2015:

  • 65 adults participated in an array of programs, including the three described above
  • 261 extended family members received services to help them better understand how to meet the emotional and developmental needs of their developmentally disabled family member(s)
  • 103 (est.) individuals received outreach services through presentations and requests for information

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Office Locations


Administrative Office

102 N. Coronado
Espanola, NM 87532
phone 505.629.1813
fax 505.747.0421

Early Childhood Center

404 Hunter Street
Española, NM 87532
phone: 505.753.4123
fax: 505.753.6947

Adult Services

104 N. Coronado
Española, NM 87532
phone: 505.747.4715
fax: 505.747.4524

Santa Fe

All Santa Fe programs
now operating at

1911 Fifth St., Suite 100
Santa Fe, NM 87505
phone: 505.955.0410
fax: 505.955.8577

Early Intervention Services,
having expanded into
Santa Fe County, effective
July 1st, will also be moving
to new Santa Fe location
on August 1st.

Los Alamos
(Adult Home)

2056 Peach Street
Los Alamos, NM 87544
phone: 505.662.4703 [Women’s Apartment]
phone: 505.662.7653 [Men’s Apartment]

Chama Office

493 Terrace Ave., Suite 1
Chama, NM 87520
phone: 575.795.4681 or 575.209.0347

Taos Office

1332 Gusdorf Rd., #A
Taos, NM 87571
phone 575.224.3197
fax: 575.224.3198

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