Access Loan New Mexico
SJCI works to increase community options for people with disabilities by the reduction of barriers that are architectural, social and attitudinal. Community education is provided by a team of people with various disabilities to schools, service clubs and businesses.
Independent Living Skills
Despite the title, an Independent Living Specialist at SJCI is really a generalist who supports people with disabilities toward the independent lifestyle of their choice.
Information and Referral
SJCI provides information and referral services to individuals with disabilities, family members, services providers and the community at large on available resources and ways to access:
As a community, it is our responsibility to make sure young people with disabilities DO get the same opportunities and support that the rest of us take for granted.
Nursing Home Transitions
The bedrock of the independent living movement is in assisting individuals with significant disabilities who receive Medicaid to transition from nursing homes and other institutions to community living.
Peer Mentors assist consumers by: Developing a “Peer to Peer” relationship Providing information Sharing knowledge Sharing personal experience
The Consumer Directed Personal Care Service is to assist people with disabilities in living as independently as possible at home.