Food Assistance for Seniors (W 14th Ave) - Action Center

W 14th Ave - Action Center

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers a monthly supplemental food program to seniors on the first Thursday of every month from 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Each month, a box may be filled with the following items:
- 2 large containers of fruit juice
- 2 containers of 1% shelf-stable milk
- 2 boxes of cereal
- 1 grain item
- 1 protein item
- Canned fruits
- Canned vegetables
- 2 lb. block of cheese

In addition, The Action Center supplements these boxes with extra stock, which could include:
- Fresh breads or desserts
- Fresh fruits or vegetables
- Canned beans or vegetables

Also offers a Self-Select Grocery program.
LocationJefferson County
Geographical AreaJefferson County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall for more information or to schedule an appointment to sign up.
Intake RequirementsIndividuals must provide:
- Proof of income
- Photo ID
- Must register at least one week prior to the distribution day (no walk-ins)

No one can pick up food unless there is written permission (proxy form) on file at The Action Center.
Helpful TipsSeniors who participate in the CSFP (Senior Foods Program) will still qualify to receive food from The Action Center's Self-Select Grocery:
- The CSFP program 12 times a year
- The Action Center Self-Select Grocery program 9 times a year

In the event The Action Center is closed or has a delayed start on the first Thursday, the CSFP (Senior Foods Program) distribution will take place the following Thursday.
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilitySeniors 60 and older with an individual income less than $1,316 per month
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Thursday, 12 p.m. - 7 p.m. (Office Hours)
Specific Hours: 1st Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. (Food Distribution)
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (720) 215-4850 (Appointments)
Physical Site Address 1 8745 W 14th Ave
Physical Site City, State, Zip Lakewood, CO 80215
Main Phone (303) 237-7704
Fax (303) 237-6002
Service Location Email office@theactioncenterco.org
Web Address www.theactioncenterco.org
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Action Center
Affiliated Program: W 14th Ave - Action Center
This Service: Food Assistance for Seniors (W 14th Ave) - Action Center
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Commodity Supplemental Food Program (BD-1800.1500)