Lobby Hours:

Monday - Thursday  7:30 am to 5:00 pm

Friday  7:30 am to 11:30 am 


Click on the links below for FAQ and Briefing documents related to Independent Contractors and TRE's use of them going forward.

FAQ - Independent Contractors          Brief - Independent Contractors  


Join us during Apirl in celebration of 2016 National Autism Awareness Month!

National Autism Awareness Month represents an excellent opportunity to promote autism awareness, autism acceptance and to draw attention to the tens of thousands facing an autism diagnosis each year.





Now you can find this unique poster, both framed and unframed, at the following locations in the Pikes Peak Region:

Chapel Hills Mall Guest Services

Pikes Peak Association of REALTORS (430 North Tejon) 

The Resource Exchange (418 South Weber)

Rich Designs Home

Summerland Gardens

The Broadmoor


Or, you may order your poster on-line by clicking on the link below.







Welcome to The Resource Exchange! 

Thank you for visiting our website to learn more about The Resource Exchange (TRE).  It is our honor and privilege to serve nearly 4,000 children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and their families, through a range of fully customizable service lines.  Our mission, to build independence for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, is simple, but elegant and profound.  It is our guidepost as we seek to innovate, to create contemporary services through social entrepreneurship and an unwavering commitment to the people we serve.  We are supported by 180 extraordinarily talented staff, by our strategic partners throughout our community, Colorado, the US and the world, and by our increasing corps of social impact investors. 

We invite you to discover TRE through our website. Follow the links to learn our History, to meet our Board of Directors, and to familiarize yourself with our work.  Care to understand our funding?  You are but a click away.  Perhaps most of all, we hope you’ll reflect on TRE’s organizational values, our ‘DNA’ that informs every decision we take, every new service line we develop, every new relationship we make. 

At TRE, we strive to be nimble, relevant, responsive, innovative, transformative and entrepreneurial. We offer an array of lifespan services available for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities—check out those services by clicking on the What We Do link.  We also welcome opportunities to answer questions, to educate our community on the profound assets—people with intellectual and developmental disabilities—in our midst, and to create new partnerships throughout our State, our Country and indeed the world.  I hope you’ll feel free to call or e-mail us—you can reach me directly on 719.785.6403 or at dervin@tre.org.

Thank you for your support of and interest in The Resource Exchange and the extraordinary people we so proudly serve. And thank you for your visit—come back soon!


David Ervin

David A. Ervin
Executive Director 

Join TRE's Team,
click below for the latest:

We are looking for an Early Intervention Speech Language Pathologist. This position provides early intervention services utilizing speech/language and communication expertise and family and community centered practices to ensure families have options in fostering the early development of their child.

For a complete job description for this position, as well as other positions at TRE, click the link below:

Employment Opportunities  

Medicaid Buy-In Program for People with Disabilities 

Peak Military Care Network

City of Colorado Springs Therapeutic Recreation Program

Community Trainings Calendar 

CPR - First Aid Training at TRE

We ConnectNow: A resource for college students with disabilities




The Resource Exchange is a BBB Accredited Charity since 2006


The Resource Exchange is a proud new beneficiary of the Empty Stocking Fund!