Basic Needs (Parachute) - LIFT-UP

LIFT-UP-Life Inter Faith Team on Unemployment & Poverty (Garfield County)

Data Provided By
Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceLimited Services:

-Food Assistance, Up to 4 visits per year, per family

-Thanksgiving and Christmas Holiday Baskets – One Food basket per holiday, 1 per family

-Thrift Store Clothing Voucher (3 sets of clothes), two times a year.

-Thrift Store Household Voucher one time a year.

-Prescriptions $100 – 2 visits per year per person

-Bus Passes Available ONLY for verifiable job interviews or medical appointments, 1 time per year, per family

TEFAP (The Emergency Food Assistance Program) - Food Distribution is First Monday of the month 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. Must complete an application and meet income guidelines.
Urgent Services Providedfood, clothing, prescription assistance, local bus passes, USDA commodities
LocationGarfield County
Geographical AreaEagle, Garfield, Pitkin Counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureMust complete intake form
Intake RequirementsProof of address
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityOpen to all
Hours of Operation Administrative Hours: Tuesday - Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Specific Hours: Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone 970-285-0221
Physical Site Address 1 201 East First Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Parachute, CO 81635
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 1928
Mailing City, State, Zip Rifle, CO 81650
Main Phone 970-625-4496
TDD Phone 711
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: LIFT-UP-Life Inter Faith Team on Unemployment & Poverty
Affiliated Program: LIFT-UP-Life Inter Faith Team on Unemployment & Poverty (Garfield County)
This Service: Basic Needs (Parachute) - LIFT-UP
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Bus Fare (BT-8300.1000)
Clothing (BM-6500.1500)
Food Pantries (BD-1800.2000)
Prescription Expense Assistance (LH-5100.6500)
Utility Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300)