Debbie R.

Debbie R. had a spinal infection that caused her spine to deteriorate. She has been using a wheelchair for the past three years. In order to get to her medical appointments independently, Debbie needed a ramp to enter and exit her home. With a crew of volunteers led by skilled Project Captain Warren, WB Construction, …

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Jack B.

“Jack is a 13 year old boy who was born prematurely at 28 weeks.  His primary diagnosis is Cerebral Palsy and is a spastic quadriplegic.  This year HBF completed home modifications for Jack. Up to this point we were lifting jack up and down the stairs while in his wheelchair. This was possible when he was younger and lighter. …

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Joan M.

With the support of RW specialties, the HBF installed railings for Joan and Leo M., a couple aging in place. The couple can now safely enter and exit their own home. “I did this job for Joan and Leo M. yesterday afternoon. They were very happy and thankful to the HBF for the railings, it …

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Kyla B.

Kyla is an eleven-year-old Boulder resident who has cerebral palsy and uses a walker to get around. Kyla and her family came to the HBF to request assistance modifying their bathroom, so that Kyla could us it independently. They also were looking for a solution to enable Kyla to enter and exit their home by …

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Lisa J.

After having hip issues and undergoing 8 surgeries, Lisa now uses a walker. Without a lift into the home, it was difficult for her to leave her house. Thanks to support from Accessible systems the HBF was able to install a vertical platform lift allow Lisa to regain her independence. “I could not be more delighted …

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Richard M.

Richard was an Arvada senior who became paralyzed after a 40 foot fall. In order for Richard to have full access of his home, he needed a stair lift installed. With support from Accessible Systems and the National Fair Housing Alliance, the HBF was able to complete this project for Richard and his family. “Jesse [Project …

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Darthelia B.

The steps into Darthelia’s home were becoming difficult for her to navigate. In order for her to have safe access into and out of her home, she needed handrails. With the help of R/W Specialties, the HBF was able to help. “This note in no-way can express the thanks & appreciation for the railings installed …

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Joe P.

After receiving a below the knee amputation, Joe was struggling to enter and exit him home independently. Thanks to materials from Alpine Lumber, expert Project Captains from Van Dyk Construction and a volunteer crew, the HBF was able to install a ramp for Joe. “Thank you for the ramp. Its very nice. I cant tell …

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Rosana A.

Rosana is a long-time Denver resident, who no longer gets around as well as she once did. The steps leading into her home had become unsafe for Rosana to navigate independently. After hearing about the HBF through Habitat for Humanity, Rosana applied for assistance and was approved to receive her ramp in the 2014 Blitz …

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John K.

John became paralyzed from the chest down, after a motor cycle accident in 2013 and was referred to the HBF through Craig Hospital. In order to make his home accessible, John was requesting a bathroom remodel. With the expertise of Saddle Back Designs, the HBF was able to approve and complete these modifications for John.