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Organization Name
Ability Connection New Mexico
Data provided by: Center for Nonprofit Excellence at United Way of Central New Mexico
Date last updated on SHARE: 12/04/2013

Mission Statement: The mission of Ability Connection is to provide a full array of services to individuals with physical and intellectual disabilities as they strive to achieve their highest level of independence. At Ability Connection, our passion is providing the very highest quality care and support.

Organization Phone: 505-268-5076
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Program Description
Our passion is providing the very highest quality care and support to children and adults with disabilities. Our organization has been building on this passion for over 58 years while continuing our commitment to level the playing field for those with disabilities. We empower individuals to live the best life possible by removing barriers that inhibit independence and autonomy. At Ability Connection, we focus on each person's ability and believe in each individual's potential for success.

Removing Limits through Technology / Assistive Technology Program: Demonstrations of assistive technology, training for hardware and software, and assistance in securing assistive devices that enable individuals to perform tasks with
greater independence, such as voice recognition software and adaptive keyboards.

Public Education: Training provided to the community about programs, events and disability-related topics with the goal of positively influencing public opinion and attitudes related to persons with disabilities and enhancing understanding of cerebral palsy and other disabilities.

Information and Referral: Response to requests for information about physical and intellectual disabilities and related community services. General questions and specific requests for assistance are addressed.

Home and Community-Based Supports for children and adults: Work with individuals and families to provide necessary supports for individuals to remain independent.
Program Services (Specific):
Services for people with developmental disabilities
Social services for people with disabilities
Social Services/Human Services
Program location (1):
401 San Pedro NE, Suite E, Albuquerque, 87108
Main Phone Number: (505)268-5076

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