Abuse and Disability Services - The Initiative

The Initiative

Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides a wide variety of supportive services for individuals who are victims of abuse and self-identify as having a disability. Services include:

- Safety and self-sufficiency services (e.g., relocation, information and referral)
- Workplace and housing advocacy
- Court accompaniment and criminal justice support though the legal process
- Peer counseling
- Rural advocacy
- Bilingual advocacy
- Training's for organizations and community members
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall, email, or text for more information and to complete an initial screening or to set up an appointment for in-person advocacy.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Interpretation Available
EligibilityIndividuals of all genders who are victims of abuse and self-identify as having a disability. Abuse may include physical, emotional, sexual, financial, domestic violence, caregiver abuse, stalking, etc. Disabilities may be physical, cognitive, developmental, sensory, etc.
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (By Appointment Only)
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (303) 839-5510
Physical Site Address 1 6825 E Tennessee Ave
Physical Site Address 2 Bldg 2, Ste 475
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80224
Main Phone (303) 839-5510
Other Phone 1-877-839-5510; (720) 503-9580 (Text)
Fax (303) 957-1958
Service Location Email info@theinitiativeco.org
Web Address http://www.theinitiativecolorado.org/
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: The Initiative
Affiliated Program: The Initiative
This Service: Abuse and Disability Services - The Initiative
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Crime Victim Accompaniment Services (FN-1900.0500)
Crime Victim Safety Planning (FN-1900.2000)
Domestic Violence Intervention Programs (FF-0500.9100-180)
Specialized Information and Referral (TJ-3000.8000)
Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance (NT-8900)
Workshops/Symposiums (TJ-6500.9500)