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People First: Self Advocacy Organizations





eople First groups are self-advocacy organizations that are comprised of people with learning difficulties, people with intellectual disabilities, people with developmental disabilities and/or people with disabilities who speak up for themselves and work to improve the lives of their members.


The People First movement began

    Mesa County’s chapter began in January 2017.     People First of Mesa County meets on the third Monday of every month from 5 pm to 6:30 pm


We also host social events and parties!

To be added to our email list please email

Contact Info


The Arc at Mesa County
People First Advisor
Office: 970-245-5775 

Alexandra  McLelland
People First Advisor
Office: 970-256-8651                     Email:


People First

Primary Location: 845 Grand Ave.
Grand Junction, Colorado 81501

845 Grand Ave., Grand Junction, Colorado 81501


Facebook page:

Speaking for Ourselves (Statewide People First Group):

National People First Website: