Active Re-Entry Independent Living Center: Vernal

Active Re-Entry: Who We Are & What We Do

Active Re-Entry is a community based program which assists individuals with disabilities to achieve or maintain self-sufficient and productive lives in their own communities and home.


Our program is committed to promoting the rights, dignity, and quality of life for all persons with disabilities. Active Re-Entry provides services in the seven counties of Eastern Utah- Daggett, Duchesne, Uintah, Carbon, Emery, Grand and San Juan Counties- just over 27,000 square miles (from the border of Wyoming to the border of Arizona). We are committed to promoting the rights, dignity, and quality of life for all persons with disabilities. We offer many and varied programs and resources.


All Independent Living Centers across the nation are consumer controlled, non-residential, community based, cross-disability, private nonprofit agencies that are designed and operated within a local community by individuals with disabilities and provide an array of services.

  • Information and Referral
  • Independent Living Skills Training
  • Individual and Systems Advocacy
  • Peer Counseling and Support
  • Nursing Home Diversion and Transition & Youth Postsecondary Life Transition

Active Re-Entry serves the seven counties of Eastern Utah - from the Wyoming to the Arizona border - just over 27,000 square miles. The seven counties within the service district include -- Daggett, Duchesne, Uintah, Carbon, Emery, Grand and San Juan.

Elder Abuse Prevention

Ombudsman are authorized to receive complaints, investigate allegations and the resolve them on behalf of residents of long-term care facilities (i.e. nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and intermediate care facilities for the intellectually disabled). An Ombudsman is an advocate for the resident. An Ombudsman is a screened and trained staff member of the State of Utah Long-term Care Ombudsman program.

An Ombudsman can:

  • Be an objective advocate.
  • Provide education related to residents' rights, abuse prevention, and other related topics.
  • Help resolve problems withing the long-term care facility.
  • Provide community resources.
  • Provide support to residents while dealing with concerns they may have about their care and quality of life.
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  • 330 South Aggie Boulvard
    Vernal, UT 84078