COLORADO – Financial Hardship Emergency Assistance – Food And Shelter

WE ALL HAVE A ROLE IN FIGHTING TROUBLE 

Courageous individuals and organizations from both the private and public sector are developing innovative ways of fighting hunger, providing shelter and offering creative solutions in resolving all types of life-changing trouble. If you know of such an organization, please contact us and if approved, we will post the information on our site.

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FEATURED HOMELESS SHELTER 

Denver Rescue Mission

501 E. 46th Avenue

Denver, CO 80216

303-297-1815

 

MORE SHELTERS…

Youth Transitions Shelter

2877 Lawerence St.

Denver CO 80205

303-295-2165

Springs Rescue Mission

5 West Las Vegas St

Colorado Springs, CO 8903

719-632-1822

Denver Rescue Mission

3501 E 46th Ave

Denver CO 80217

303-297-1815

Urban Peak Shelter

6130 Sourth Acoma

Denver, CO 80223

303-974-2909

Springs Rescue Mission

5 West Las Vegas St

Colorado Springs CO 80903

719- 632-1822

Sister Carmen Shelter

701 W. Baseline Rd.

Lafayette, CO 80026

303-665-4342

FEATURED FOOD BANKS AND PANTRIES

Connections For Life Pantry 6436-D South Hwy 85/87 Fountain, CO 80817, 719-502-1422
Dillion Community Food Bank 371 E. La Bonte St. Dillon, CO 80435, 970-468-2461
Mt. Community Resource Pantry Ward Fire Hall Ward, CO 80481, 303-459-3358
Larimer County Food Bank 1301 Blue Spruce Dr Fort Collins, CO 80524. 970-493-4477
Northeast Emergency Food Bank 6621 E. 72nd Ave. Commerce City, CO 80022, 303-287-1127
Community Food Share 6363 Horizon Lane Longmont, CO 80503, 303-652-3663

FOOD STAMPS (SNAP) – COLORADO

The Colorado food assistance program uses electronic transfer debit cards to dispense benefits to qualified low income people. Food debit cards can be used anywhere that SNAP food benefits are accepted. In order to be accepted into the program and receive a food debit card, it is necessary to first apply at your local state-run office that facilitates the SNAP program. You can locate the closest SNAP Office by contacting: Program Assistant Food Assistance-Food Stamps, Dept of Human Services 1575 Sherman St, 3rd Fl Denver, CO 80203 Phone: (303) 866-3122 Fax: (303) 866-5098

FEATURED LOW INCOME ASSISTED PUBLIC HOUSING;

THE FOX APARTMENTS

399 FOX ST

DENVER, CO 80223-1140

303-477-4774

KENDALL HEIGHTS APTS

150 UTE

RIFLE, CO 81650

970-625-3974

ARGONAUT APTS

1505 GRANT ST

DENVER, CO 80203-1822

303-861-1876

MANOR II

661 BENNETT AVE

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO 81601

970-945-8322

 

COLEMAN MANOR

2232 LAFAYETTE ST

DENVER, CO 80205

303-861 8150

LEISURE PINES

116 PINE ST

ARRIBA, CO 80804

719-768-3292

CRYSTAL MEADOWS

1250 Hendrick Dr

Carbondale, CO 81623

970-963-9326

SMOKEY HILL LIVING

207 FIFTH ST.

HUGO, CO 80821

719-743-2174

TEMPORARY CASH ASSISTANCE – COLORADO

TANF is a federally sponsored program that works with your state to offer low income families temporary financial assistance, job training, and child care assistance. For more information visit or call: Colorado Works 303-866-5700

LEGAL AID

If you are homeless or going through a financial hardship, you may qualify to receive free or low-cost legal services. The following organization(s) can provide you with information on free and low-cost legal assistance.

HUD PROGRAMS:

HUD HOUSING AND ASSISTANCE IN YOUR STATE

Find Local “Section 8” Public Housing (Housing Choice Voucher Program; Find Affordable Elderly And Special Needs Housing; Get Rental Help; Find Homeless Resources; Talk To A Housing Counselor.

LOW RENT “SECTION 8” APARTMENT SEARCH 

OTHER HELPFUL RESOURCES:

Feeding America: Is one of the leading hunger-relief organizations providing food assistance for over 25 million low-income people across the country including children and seniors.

The Salvation Army Assists children, women, elderly men, addicts and families through troubled times. Find a location near you.

Department of Veterans Affairs: Serves homeless veterans and their dependents.

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSD) and Social Security Supplemental Income (SSI). These two programs help people with disabilities and financial assistance.

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