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.