LEAP (900 Jefferson County Pkwy) - Jefferson County Human Services

900 Jefferson Cty Pkwy - Jefferson County Human Services

 
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Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers assistance to 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.
LocationJefferson County
Geographical AreaJefferson County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureFor clients who received LEAP last year and have not moved, an application packet will be mailed to their address by November 1st. Otherwise, visit the website to download 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 at 1-888-775-5327 for more information.
Intake RequirementsClients must provide copies of the following:
- Most recent utility bill OR rent receipt if heat is included in your rent
- Proof of all household income (pay stubs, award letters, loans, etc.)
- Valid Photo ID

Valid forms of identification include:
- Colorado Driver’s License or Colorado ID card
- US Military or Dependent ID card
- US Coast Guard Merchant Mariner card
- Native American Tribal document
Helpful TipsCall the LEAP hotline at 1-866-432-8435 or visit the website at www.EnergyOutreach.org to locate a partner agency in your county who may be able to help. Call first, as most agencies require an appointment to request an application. LEAP applications may take up to 50 business days to process.
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityResidents of Jefferson County must meet the following guidelines:
- The household must contain at least one member who is a US Citizen or Legal Permanent Resident.
- Pay their own heating costs, or have heating costs included in their rent.
- Meet gross monthly household income guidelines.
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone 1-866-432-8435 (1-866-HEAT-HELP)
Physical Site Address 1 900 Jefferson County Pkwy
Physical Site City, State, Zip Golden, CO 80401
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 39200 (LEAP/Discover Goodwill)
Mailing City, State, Zip Colorado Springs, CO 80949
Main Phone 1-866-432-8435 (1-866-HEAT-HELP)
Other Phone (719) 442-0007 (Discover Goodwill)
Fax 1-888-775-5327 (LEAP/Discover Goodwill)
Service Location Email LEAPHELP@Discovermygoodwill.org
Web Address www.colorado.gov/cdhs/LEAP
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Jefferson County Human Services
Affiliated Program: 900 Jefferson Cty Pkwy - Jefferson County Human Services
This Service: LEAP (900 Jefferson County Pkwy) - Jefferson County Human Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Heating Fuel Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-300)