Cottonwood Community Alternatives, Inc. ~ P.O. Box 946, Englewood, Colorado 80151-0946 ~  PHONE: 303.761-6487 
Employment with Cottonwood - Come Make A Difference

Work with Developmentally Disabled Adults in their homes and in the community.  We have a variety of shifts available, full-time, part-time, days, evenings and weekends. Positions provide flexibility and great work life balance, get your 40 hours in 2 1/2 days, or work part-time for a few hours a day.  All applicants must have a valid driver's license, reliable transportation, auto insurance, and a good driving record (No suspensions and less than 3 tickets in the last 3 years).

GREAT BENEFITS! ​Cottonwood offers a generous benefits package to eligible full-time employees: 

  • Medical insurance
  • Voluntary dental insurance
  • Life/AD&D and Long-term Disability
  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Paid training, vacation and holidays

Independent Contractors

The operator of a "Host Home" is an Independent Contractor.  Each Host Home Provider owns and operates their own business but has the benefit of support through the agency.  We are available 24/7 to assist with any emergencies or difficult situations.  

Individuals with special needs may choose a placement in a home where providers are able to assist them in learning and practicing skills needed in everyday life.  As with other settings, placement with a Host Home provider is based on the needs of the individual in services, and carefully chosen ensure the placement is successful.  Many individuals in service with Cottonwood have been with their host home provider for over 10 years.  

Cottonwood is always looking for individuals, couples, or families to provide a safe, healthy, and friendly living environment for individuals that we serve.  Host Homes are limited to two individuals per placement.  Interested parties may contact Amy Taylor-Tuma at 303-761-6487 or email