Assistance to People in Need - Friends of Man

Friends of Man

Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceAssists low income individuals with a range of needs including:

- Mobility equipment (e.g., wheelchairs, walkers, vehicle hand controls and lifts)
- Ramps and minor house modifications for accessibility
- Medical equipment (not including medical bills)
- Prostheses

In addition, ONLY IN COLORADO, Friends of Man assists with:
- Medical procedures and supplies (not including medical bills)
- Prescriptions
- Food and gas (cases of medical need)
- Hearing aids and glasses
- Dental care (extractions, full dentures)
- Short-term daycare
- Training
- Clothing for children and working adults
- Single Parents Empowered Program
LocationArapahoe County
Geographical AreaStatewide, Nationwide
Facility/ADA AccessNo
Intake ProcedureReferring Professionals are directed to our website to request an application on behalf of the applicant. Friends of Man only accepts applications from a referring professional. Applicants are to ask their referring professional (social worker, case manager, teacher, school counselor, minister, etc.) to contact Friends of Man.
Helpful TipsFully completed applications are processed promptly. Friends of Man pays the vendor directly for approved items, and does not provide funds to applicants. Vendors may not apply. Applications are not accepted via fax. Only accepted via U.S. mail or email.
Client Information
EligibilityLow income individuals in need who are referred by referring professionals. Visit the website for more information.
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Contact Information
Unable to plot address.
Contact's Name Ellen Witkin
Contact's Phone (303) 798-2342
Contact's Email
Physical Site Address 1 No Physical Address
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 937
Mailing City, State, Zip Littleton, CO 80160
Main Phone (303) 798-2342
Fax (303) 798-2345
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Friends of Man
Affiliated Program: Friends of Man
This Service: Assistance to People in Need - Friends of Man
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Child Care Expense Assistance (NL-3000.1500)
Children's Clothing (BM-6500.1500-120)
Dental Care Expense Assistance (LH-5100.1700)
Gas Money (BT-8300.2500)
General Clothing Provision (BM-6500.1500-250)
General Medical Equipment/Supplies Provision (LH-5000.2500)
Glasses/Contact Lenses (LH-0600.9000-250)
Hearing Aids (LH-0600.3000-300)
Medical Care Expense Assistance (LH-5100.5000)
Prescription Expense Assistance (LH-5100.6500)
Undesignated Home Barrier Removal Services (BH-3000.3500-900)
Vehicle Adaptation Services (LH-0600.0100-900)
Wheelchairs/Wheeled Mobility (LH-0600.5000-970)