For 70 years, Ability Connection Colorado (ACCO) has been providing innovative and exceptional services, helping individuals and families thrive. Building on the legacy established in 1946 by nine mothers who were determined to help their disabled children lead productive lives, ACCO today serves 40,000 Coloradans a year by providing inclusive early childhood and charter school education for children of all abilities, pathways to employment for those with developmental and intellectual disabilities, and family support programs that include guardianship and conservatorship services.

All of this is made possible by your generosity. Thank you. Together, we can do so much more!


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ACCO celebrates 70th anniversary at Mother’s Day celebration

Published on April 11, 2016

It starts with a story of nine mothers, who met at a Denver hospital in 1946 to form a Mother’s Club, because they refused to institutionalize their children. These founding mothers sought ways to pull their children living with cerebral …

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Recognizing Ability Connection Colorado’s Community of Support

Published on March 18, 2016

At Ability Connection Colorado (ACCO), we are so fortunate to have an incredible community of support – both internally and externally – including amazingly dedicated employees, volunteers, corporations, and foundations who care deeply and commit themselves to the mission of ACCO….

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Dear Friends and Families of Ability Connection Colorado,

Published on March 21, 2016

It is with sincere thanks that we recognize a successful 2014-2015 fiscal year. Your support and ambassadorship enabled Ability Connection Colorado to serve 41,453 Coloradans last year. As a Guidestar best practice organization where .89 cents on every dollar directly supports the individuals and families served, Ability Connection Colorado has earned Colorado’s trust for 70 years.


Run with Ability Connection Colorado – Colfax Marathon May 14-15, 2016

Published on February 1, 2016

Run with Ability Connection Colorado – Colfax Marathon May 14-15, 2016

Presented by Kaiser Permanente


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