FREED Center for Independent Living

Jail and Bail Fundraiser 2016

It’s time for the annual Jail and Bail Fundraiser, sponsored by KNCO. Several of FREED’s kind supporters are heading to “Jail” and will be collecting “Bail” in order to get out, and to support FREED! Check out the BAIL WANTED posters below, and click on the button below your favorite jailee to help ...

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Monday-Friday
8:30am-4:00pm

New Office Hours- Starting January 1st

Starting in January the FREED office will be open Monday-Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm.

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Gold Country Stage Has New ADA Policies

Nevada County's Gold Country Stage has new policies regarding ADA reasonable accommodations on public transit. Nevada County Board of Supervisors approved the new policies today! Check them out at http://www.mynevadacounty.com/nc/cda/pw/transit/Pages/ADA-Reasonable-Modification.aspx  

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FREED’s Mission is to eliminate barriers to full equality for people with disabilities through programs which promote independent living and effect systems change, while honoring dignity and self determination. FREED is a gateway to expanded choices and options at any age.  We have a number of programs centering around issues that arise with aging and disabilities.  We work with you and your family to figure out what you need, know your choices and get connected.

Who are we?

FREED provides services to residents of a five county area comprised of Nevada, Sierra, Yuba, Sutter and Colusa Counties.  FREED’s funders include Area 4 Agency on Aging,  California Department of Rehabilitation, US Department of Education, Nevada County, and City of Yuba City.