LEAP - Denver Human Services (DHS)

Denver Human Services (DHS)

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceDesigned to help qualifying low-income households cover part of their winter home heating costs from November 1st - April 30th. Once benefits are approved, LEAP can provide a financial credit directly to the heat supplier, or it can place the credit on a QUEST card to pay for a heating source such as wood, coal, propane, or for heat billed on a shared meter. Jefferson County's LEAP program is administered by Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado.
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaDenver County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureDownload application online, walk in or call to request an application. Mail, fax, or email a completed application and identification paperwork to Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado, which administers the LEAP program. Call Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado's LEAP (HEAT-HELP) line for more information.
Helpful TipsOffices are located at:
- Castro Building, 1200 Federal Blvd, Denver, CO 80204
- East Office, 3815 Steele St, Denver, CO 80205
- Montbello Satellite Office, 4685 Peoria St, Denver, CO 80239

Households that qualify will receive an amount based on the cost of the heat bill, the number of people living in the home, and the household income.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityApplicants must meet the following criteria:
- Be a US citizen or legal resident, or part of a household with a legal resident
- Pay heating costs to an energy company or as part of rent
- Meet certain income limits
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Wednesday (By Appointment Only)
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone 1-866-432-8435 (LEAP)
Contact's Email leaphelp@discovermygoodwill.org
Physical Site Address 1 1200 Federal Blvd
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80205
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 40609 (Denver LEAP)
Mailing City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80204
Main Phone 1-866-432-8435 (LEAP)
Hotline Phone 1-888-775-5327 (LEAP/Discover Goodwill)
Other Phone (719) 442-0007 (Discover Goodwill)
Fax (720) 944-4801 (Completed LEAP Applications)
Service Location Email leaphelp@discovermygoodwill.org
Web Address www.colorado.gov/cdhs/LEAP
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Denver Human Services (DHS)
Affiliated Program: Denver Human Services (DHS)
This Service: LEAP - Denver Human Services (DHS)
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Heating Fuel Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-300)