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Community Outreach Department

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The Community Outreach Department was developed in July of 2012 and includes the Community Outreach and Family Support Programs. The department serves as a venue for support to individuals with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities and Delays (I/DD’s) and their families with unmet needs living in Douglas or Arapahoe Counties including the entire city of Aurora. County Mill Levy funds, state funds, grants, and donations are used to assure that any person waiting for services has the opportunity to connect with systems or supports to meet their specific needs. Individuals, families, professionals, and the community join together in this process designed to address health and safety concerns, respond to emergencies, or simply enhance the quality of life for qualifying individuals.

For questions or to enroll in the Community Outreach Program

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Business Hours
Monday-Thursday | 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM (MST)

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Let us see if we can help meet your needs. Call our community line with any questions. 

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Key Leadership

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Cindy Lichti

Vice President of Programs and Services

Cindy joined the DP team in August 1979 and has responsibility for leading the programmatic services and supports offered through Community Outreach and Early Intervention.  Having devoted her career to working in behalf of people with developmental disabilities and delays she has experience in running or overseeing every service/program within the agency.  She is skilled and highly trained in management and supervision, developmental disabilities and early childhood rules and regulations, complex Medicaid Waiver implementation and oversight, budget management and non-profit leadership.  Cindy proudly holds a Bachelors of Arts Degree with an emphasis in Social Work from Colorado State University and a Masters of Public Administration for the University of Colorado at Denver.

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Barb Komdat

Director of Community Outreach

Barb Komdat came to Developmental Pathways in 1993 as the first Supported Living Consultant in the then brand new Medicaid Waiver Supported Living Services Program. In 1999, she became the Associate Director for Comprehensive Services (now Continuum of Colorado) and a year later became the Director of that department. In June of 2012, Barb became the Director of Community Outreach, a new and exciting venture of a new administration at Developmental Pathways.
Barb has a Bachelors Degree in Psychology from the University of Colorado-Denver and a Masters in Vocational Rehabilitation from the University of Northern Colorado. Before coming to Pathways, she worked as a Specialist in Head Start in north Denver, as an Academic Aide in Special Education with Jefferson County, as a Counselor for students with disabilities at the Community College of Denver, and was a Rehab Case Manager for a large insurance carrier in Denver.