A Little Help

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides seniors with connections to neighbors willing to help them with tasks like transportation, yard work, handiwork, home organization, and social engagement in order to empower them to be able to age well in their own homes and engage in meaningful intergenerational community.
LocationDenver County
Geographic AreaDenver County, Jefferson County, Larimer County, Chaffee County, Delta County
Facility/ADA AccessNo
Intake ProcedureSeniors requesting services must fill out and submit a member application with service needed and service willing to provide and complete an assessment phone call with a staff member to determine mutual fit. Once accepted, members are welcomed with a home visit and can begin requesting/providing services.

Services can be scheduled for the weekends, but must be scheduled during business hours with office staff.
Intake RequirementsAnnual membership is required and all members pay what they can. A reciprocal respect agreement must be signed.
Helpful TipsTransportation can be requested once per week, with 3-5 days' notice. Snow shoveling is first come, first served, and is not guaranteed. Fees are based on assessment completion, including frequency of services and service type.
 
Client Information
EligibilitySeniors who reside in Denver, Jefferson, Chaffee, Larimer, and Delta Counties. Membership is required in order to receive services. There is no age minimum for membership. If an applicant is requesting transportation services, he or she must be mobile enough to get into and out of a volunteer's car unassisted (without more help than an arm for support).
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesAnnual Membership Fee
 
Contact Information
Contact's Phone(720) 242-9032
Physical Site Address 12755 S Locust St
Physical Site Address 2Ste 200
Physical Site City, State, ZipDenver, CO 80222
Main Phone(720) 242-9032
Program Emailoffice@alittlehelp.org
Web Addresswww.alittlehelp.org
 
Director Information
Director's NameHilary Lenz
Director's PositionProgram Director
Director's Phone720-242-9032
Director's Emailhilary@alittlehelp.org
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
A Little Help
This Program: A Little Help
Affiliated Services: Elder Services and Engagement - A Little Help