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 2016/17:

  • 111 adults received services through Independent Living and Customized Community Supports. An estimated 360 other family members were indirecty affected, helping them better understand how to meet the emotional and developmental needs of their family memeber with developmental and/or intellectual disabilities.

  • 40 adults were enrolled in Community Integrated Employment, while an estimated additional 122 individuals were impacted by having a family member enrolled in Supported Employment.




Administrative Office

Please note that if you are seeking information on Child and Family services in Española, please refer calls or fax referrals to Española Early Childhood Services Center numbers below- 
For referrals or information on programs in Santa Fe, see
Santa Fe listing below.
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102 N. Coronado
Espanola, NM 87532
phone 505.629.1813
fax 505.747.0421

Española Early Childhood Center

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

For referrals, ask to speak to Rebecca Quintana at ext 103

Adult Services

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

TTY/TDD/Audio Relay 711 National Voice Relay available:
Dial 711 to be automatically connected to a Telecommunications Relay Service operator who can initiate a call from any telephone, anywhere in the United States.

Santa Fe

Santa Fe Early Childhood Center(including Family Infant Toddler/Early Intervention)

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

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: (c/o) Espanola Early Childhood Center

To make a referral into Chama FIT program,
tele 505.753.4123, and speak to Rebecca Quintana,
ext 103

Taos Office

1337 Gusdorf Rd., #O
Taos, NM 87571
phone 575.224.3197
fax: 575.224.3198

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