Empowering
Lives, Shaping
Futures

Providing Support Services for Disabled Individuals

LifeROOTS Menaul and Skills for Success Day Programs Now Open!

 

With much success, LifeROOTS Menaul and Skills for Success Day Programs are officially open.

Sadly, the reopening date for our Rio Rancho Day Program has been delayed with a target start date of January 10th, 2022--keep in mind that this date is tentative and subject to change.

 

As excited as we are to serve you, LifeROOTS is still on self-imposed moratorium for all Adult Programs.

 

If you are interested in additional information regarding LifeROOTS COVID-19 safety precautions and processes, Adult Services and/or our Day Program reopening plan; please contact Angela Ortega, Community Services Director via email: angelao@lifeROOTSnm.org or by phone: 505-255-5501 ext. 1001.

 

If you are interested in information and/or services from our Early Intervention program, please contact Laura Nieto at 505-255-5501 ext. 1124.

Our Mission

Providing people with disabilities and their families the resources and support they need to empower their lives and shape their futures.

Our Vision

LifeROOTS enriches the entire community by nurturing individuals to grow, strengthen, and flourish.

Our Goals

Support individuals with disabilities from birth throughout life to self-direct their goals and expectations, and increase their independence through integrated and inclusive opportunities in a safe environment.

Welcome to LifeROOTS formerly RCI Inc. Since 1958, LifeROOTS, a non-profit community-organization serving Albuquerque, Rio Rancho and the surrounding area, has responded to the increasing and changing needs of children and adults with physical, developmental and behavioral disabilities. Our innovative programs and services assist people of all ages – from infants to adults – to reach their personal goals. Today, LifeROOTS programs touch more than 1,500 individuals with disabilities and their families each year.

At LifeROOTS we focus on individuals and their specific needs. Our disabled adult clients and families have access to day habilitation (day hab), supported employment, job coaching, job development, literacy programs and much more. We offer children and families FREE early childhood intervention screenings, assessments and services from birth to age 3. We also offer other therapeutic and support services for children with disabilities including parenting classes, therapeutic and behavioral services and much more.

Our LifeWORKS program offers quality contract and business services to the Albuquerque and Rio Rancho government and commercial industry consisting of a disabled and committed workforce.We are committed to providing a caring and stimulating environment where disabled, developmentally delayed or behaviorally challenged children and adults in Albuquerque, Rio Rancho and surrounding areas will achieve their highest potential.Whether you’re hiring a person with a disability, seeking employment or community-oriented services for persons with disabilities, or looking for an early intervention or therapeutic children’s program, contact LifeROOTS to learn more.

LifeROOTS is grateful for the support of the many individuals and businesses that enable us to help enhance the lives of those with disabilities.  If you would like to join us on our mission to provide programs and services to children and adults with disabilities in New Mexico, there are a number of ways for you to donate.  Click here to learn about ways to give — and together let’s “Empower the Lives” and “Shape the Futures” of so many in our community.

Our Mission

Providing people with disabilities and their families the resources and support they need to empower their lives and shape their futures.

Our Vision

LifeROOTS enriches the entire community by nurturing individuals to grow, strengthen, and flourish.

Our Goals

Support individuals with disabilities from birth throughout life to self-direct their goals and expectations, and increase their independence through integrated and inclusive opportunities in a safe environment.

Read About Our Support Facilities for Individuals With Disabilities

Let us help you empower your lives and shape your futures. Find out more about how we can assist you and check out our services today.