Holiday Toys - Denver Human Services (DHS)

Denver Human Services (DHS)

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Denver Santa Claus Shop provides the opportunity for low-income families to shop for holiday toys for their children ages newborn through 11 years of age.
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaDenver County
Facility/ADA AccessLimited, call for specific information
Intake ProcedureDHS clients can call for information and to register. Non-DHS clients must be referred and registered by a caseworker from a community partner agency. Caseworkers interested in referring families can do so by filling out the form on this page: https://denversantaclausshop.org/contact/

Families will shop on designated days by last name (see Helpful Tips).
Intake RequirementsFor admittance, families must bring the following documents:
- Photo ID
- Children's birth certificates (including foreign birth certificates) or Medicaid cards
- DHS case number 1B, if applicable or Community Referral form if not a DHS client
Helpful TipsFamilies should shop based on the Caretaker's last name.
- Friday, December 13th, 2019: N-S
- Saturday, December 14th, 2019: T-Z
- Monday, December 16th, 2019: A-G
- Tuesday, December 17th, 2019: H-M

Volunteers and donations of new and gently used toys are welcome. Call for details.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityParticipant families must live within the City and County of Denver, have children between the ages of newborn to 11 years of age, and be Denver Human Services clients or be referred by a community partner agency, which include, but are not limited to:
- Denver Human Services GIVE Center
- Catholic Charities
- Denver Public Schools’ Homeless Education Network
- Colorado Coalition for the Homeless
- Head Start
- Volunteers of America
- Whiz Kids
- Denver Children’s Home
- Churches

Families cannot self-refer to the Denver Santa Claus Shop.
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Wednesday (By Appointment Only)
Specific Hours: Friday, December 13th, 2019, Saturday, December 14th, 2019, Monday, December 16th, 2019, Tuesday, December 17th, 2019, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Holiday Toy Shopping)
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (303) 988-2465
Physical Site Address 1 2150 S Monaco Parkway
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80222
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 102104
Mailing City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80250
Main Phone (720) 944-4DHS (4347) (Customer Service)
Web Address www.denversantashop.org
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Denver Human Services (DHS)
Affiliated Program: Denver Human Services (DHS)
This Service: Holiday Toys - Denver Human Services (DHS)
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Holiday Gifts/Toys (PH-2950.3200)