Community Services serves Arizona and New Mexico with services
designed to meet the unique needs of people with a hearing loss or persons in
need of supports to live independently.
Community Services (SCS) represents four organizations within Catholic
Community Services that are specifically focused on persons with a disability.
these four organizations provide services to persons who are Deaf, Hard of
Hearing, DeafBlind or persons who are seeking community living options.
Community Outreach Program for the Deaf (COPD) as the founding agency of the other
three agencies is located in the Tucson area
with services throughout Arizona.
COPD provides specific services to persons who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing or
DeafBlind and with a number of different services to include counseling, case
management, services for persons who are DeafBlind, information on technology
and hearing aid devices, vocational services and communication access.
Valley Center of the Deaf (VCD) is located in the Phoenix area with services in the Maricopa
area and other areas as requested. VCD
provides services to Deaf, Hard of Hearing or DeafBlind with vocational
services, independent living skill development, information of technology and
Community Outreach Program for the Deaf: New Mexico
is located in the Albuquerque area with services
throughout the state of New Mexico. Primary services include communication
access, vocational services, case management and skill development.
Community Living Program (CLP) is located in the Tucson
area with services throughout Pima
County. CLP provides community living options for
persons who need assistance to live independently. With a contract through the Division of
Developmental Disabilities (DDD) all persons must meet the eligibility of this
state system. Services include 24 hour
support and living options with in-home support, residential care, apartment
living, group home living and temporary assistance for home care available,