Senior Support Services

Partnership Affiliation

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyHomeless prevention through rent/mortgage assistance, utilities assistance, and case management. Support services are also provided, including:
- Assistance to obtain benefits
- Monthly medical screenings
- Case management
- Weekly counseling
- Three meals a day
- Food pantry
- Clothing room
- Information and referral to community resources
MissionTo make each day better and safer for Denver’s low-income and homeless seniors by providing the resources and support they need to lead more self-sufficient and fulfilling lives.
HistoryEstablished in 1976 when six churches in downtown Denver came together to assist low-income and homeless seniors who were being displaced by downtown redevelopment. As the need grew, services expanded.
LocationDenver County
Geographic AreaDenver County
Public TransportationRTD #20
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall to set up an appointment
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityDenver county citizens who are 55 and over, and either homeless or receiving a low income
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Sunday Summer Hours are 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1846 E 18th Ave
Physical Site City, State, ZipDenver, CO 80218
Main Phone(303) 832-1622
Web Addresswww.seniorsupportservices.org
 
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered01/25/1996
United Way Partner AgencyX
SourceMHUW
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Senior Support Services
Affiliated Programs: Senior Support Services
Affiliated Services: Benefits Assistance - Senior Support Services
Clothing Room - Senior Support Services
Congregate Meals - Senior Support Services
Counseling - Senior Support Services
Daytime Emergency Shelter for Seniors - Senior Support Services
Food Pantry - Senior Support Services
Information and Referral - Senior Support Services
Medical Screening - Senior Support Services
Utility Assistance - Senior Support Services