Family Support Program - Family and Intercultural Resource Center (FIRC)

Family and Intercultural Resource Center (FIRC)

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides help to individuals who are facing a crisis or unable to afford their basic needs. The goal is to help clients realize their strengths and gain self-sufficiency. In addition to providing mortgage, rent, and utility assistance to qualifying clients, the following types of assistance are provided:
- One-on-one budgeting education
- Connecting clients to resources for employment, housing, domestic violence, medical, and more
- Family goal-setting
- Assistance with higher education or obtaining GEDs
- Money saving tips to lower energy bills
- Loan modifications on mortgages
- Partial payment assistance with urgent dental, vision, or upcoming medical procedures
LocationSummit County
Geographical AreaSummit County; Zip codes served: 80424, 80435, 80443, 80497, 80498
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall to make an appointment.
Intake RequirementsRent assistance, individuals and families must reside in Summit County and provide the following documentation:
- Photo ID
- Proof of income
- Current/active lease
- Eviction notice
- 3-day demand

Utility assistance, individuals and families must reside in Summit County and provide the following documentation:
- Photo ID
- Proof of income
- Current utility bill
- Shut-off notice
Helpful TipsAssistance is also provided at the Breckenridge FIRC location at: 1760 Airport Rd, Breckenridge, CO 80424.
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityResidents of Summit County only
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Thursday, 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Specific Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Administrative Hours)
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (970) 262-3888
Physical Site Address 1 251 W 4th St
Physical Site City, State, Zip Silverthorne, CO 80498
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 1636
Mailing City, State, Zip Silverthorne, CO 80498
Main Phone (970) 262-3888
Service Location Email info@summitfirc.org
Web Address www.summitfirc.org
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Family and Intercultural Resource Center (FIRC)
Affiliated Program: Family and Intercultural Resource Center (FIRC)
This Service: Family Support Program - Family and Intercultural Resource Center (FIRC)
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Dental Care Expense Assistance (LH-5100.1700)
Electric Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-180)
Eye Care Expense Assistance (LH-5100.1750)
Gas Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-250)
Medical Care Expense Assistance (LH-5100.5000)
Personal Financial Counseling (DM-6500)
Rent Payment Assistance (BH-3800.7000)
Specialized Information and Referral (TJ-3000.8000)