Adelante is a diverse nonprofit organization that supports
people with mental and physical disabilities
seniors & disadvantaged populations
across New Mexico. We innovate to meet the needs of the community.
If you’re a self-advocate, family member, or someone who cares about keeping a full range of employment options for people with disabilities, it’s important to voice your choice. The federal government, specifically the Office of Disability Employment has asked for public feedback on jobs and offered several ways to make it easy to provide input.
Cooking, washing dishes, shopping for groceries, and working may be things most of us take for granted, but for Mark Sanmann, mastering these skills has given him the ability to live independently in his very own home. Mark, a participant at Adelante’s Independent...
Adelante has been running the Back in Use program since July 2010, in an effort to re-use wheelchairs, walkers, hospital beds, and other durable medical equipment. Too often, those items gather dust when people no longer need or use them, and the reality is a lot of...