We offer several support groups for those who have questions, concerns, or are in need of a place to talk. All are free of charge.



Are you growing up with and/or caring for a sibling with an intellectual disability? This group is for you. Sibling group meets for an hour once per month at The Arc of Adams County. It is led by a licensed therapist and is completely confidential.

12-18 year olds

If interested, please contact Kari Easterly @

 (720) 634-6888

snack & chat

snack & chat

Would you like an overview of adult services? Are you getting the most out of your services? Have other questions or concerns? Snack & Chat is here to help. This group meets upon request at The Arc of Adams County. 

If interested, please contact Kari Easterly @

 (720) 634-6888

coffee &


Families are welcomed to join our informal monthly gathering to discuss & share information/topics related to children with special needs. The first hour will provide specific information regarding special education & Individual Education Programs (IEP's). The second hour provides a wonderful opportunity to ask questions & network with other parents.

For more information, please call (303) 428-0310

speaking for


 Speaking For Ourselves is a self-advocacy group run by people with intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DD). This chapter is dedicated to Adams County and is party of Speaking For Ourselves Colorado, which is the state chapter. The purpose of this organization is to create a self-directed, supportive community of adults who have developmental disabilities. The group helps people who are members get better at these skills, by giving them a place to practice making decisions, helping others, and solving problems. 

If interested in joining, please call

 (303) 428-0310



If you are one of many kin who are raising a relative's child, this group is for you!

This group meets the second Thursday of every month from 10 AM - 12 PM at the Margaret Carpenter Recreation Center. Childcare & a light meal are provided with RSVP.

For more information, please contact Carrie @ (303) 742-0823 Ext. 2071


Margaret Carpenter Recreation Center,

11151 Colorado Blvd. 

Thornton, CO 80233

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