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Independence Center

Location Info
State, Province, or Territory: 
Nebraska (NE)
City: 
Lincoln
Contact Info
Contact Person: 
Duke Engel
Address: 
1650 Lake Street Lincoln, NB 68502
Phone Number (Voice): 
(402) 473-5268
Phone Number (TTY): 
(402) 473-5268
Phone Number (Other): 
(800) 742-7845 x5268
Institution Info
Host Institution: 
Lincoln General Hospital 2300 S 16th Street Lincoln, NE 68502
Year Established: 
1 971
Approximate Number of Staff: 
10 to 25
Approximate Number of Interpreters: 
contractual
Services Info
Services Offered: 
Aftercare
Alcoholism
Assessment/Intake
Detox
Drug Abuse
Family Programs
Information/Referral
Inpatient
Outpatient Treatment
Prevention/Education
Interpreted Meetings: 
7 AA; 7 NA -- Deaf person must call Commission to ask for interpreter if they plan to attend. The group then pays.
Special Devices for the Deaf: 
1 Closed Captioning; 2 TTYs; several signed/voiced/open captioned videotapes
Client Info
Ages of Clients Served: 
Under 18
18-65
Over 65
Number of Deaf Clients Served in Past 6 Months: 
1
Populations Served: 
Black
Blind/Visually Impaired
CP
Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing
Developmentally Disabled
DWI
Gay
Hispanic
HIV Positive People
Mentally Ill Chemical Abusers
Native American
Physically Disabled
People with AIDS
Women
Other
Financial Arrangements: 
self-pay
Medicare
Medicaid
private insurance