|Assistance to People in Need - Friends of Man||Assists individuals with a range of needs including:
- mobility equipment (e.g., wheelchairs, prostheses, walkers, handicapped accessible vans)
- ramps and house modifications for accessibility
- medical procedures, medical equipment and supplies
- food and gas (cases of medical need)
- hearing aids and glasses
- dental care (extractions, full dentures)
- short-term daycare
- children's clothing and clothing for working adults||Arapahoe County||Friends of Man||Friends of Man|
|Basic Needs Services - Grand Valley Catholic Outreach||Provides a variety of basic needs services to the community including but not limited to:
- Clothing such as shirts,pants,shoes,socks and jackets
- Bedding and household items such as kitchen utensils and pots and pans
- Books for men, women and children
- Nonperishable food items such as canned and dry food
- Diapers for small children
Some items vary depending on availability. Donations are also accepted Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm.
Catholic Outreach does not provide computers, televisions, printers or other electronics.||Mesa County||Grand Valley Catholic Outreach||Grand Valley Catholic Outreach|
|Cancer Coalition of Southwest Colorado||Provides one-time grants for financial assistance for non-medical expenses and gas cards.
Grants can be awarded for needs such as:
- Rent assistance
- Household expenses
- Utility bills
- Mammogram expenses
The Cancer Coalition of Southwest Colorado can also connect cancer patients to other cancer resources in the community to help with a wide variety of other needs as well.
||La Plata County||Cancer Coalition of Southwest Colorado||Cancer Coalition of Southwest Colorado|
|Emergency Aid - Aspen Community Church||We provide emergency aid in the form of food vouchers, bus vouchers, clothing (through Thrift Shop of Aspen) and a limited amount of direct assistance for utilities, rent, prescriptions, gas, etc.
Financial assistance and vouchers vary depending on availability.||Pitkin County||Aspen Community Church||Aspen Community Church|
|Emergency Assistance - Community Budget Center||Provides financial assistance for a number of emergency needs. Typically assistance of up to $100 per year, per household is offered to assist individuals and families with the following needs:
- Medical Bills
- Utilities (Gas, Electric, Heating, Water)
- Rent Assistance
- Motel Vouchers
Funds are available on the first of the month on a first come, first served basis.||Moffat County||Community Budget Center||Community Budget Center|
|Emergency Assistance - Cooperating Ministry||Provides a variety of assistance to residents of Logan County.
||Logan County||Cooperating Ministry||Cooperating Ministry |
|Emergency Assistance - Las Animas Helping Hands||Provides emergency assistance for the following needs:
- Utilities disconnection prevention
- Obtaining other sources of fuel for heat
- Emergency food
- Paying rent
- Prescriptions assistance
- Gasoline for transportation to medical appointments
- Transportation to medical appointments||Bent County||Emergency Assistance||Las Animas Helping Hands|
|Emergency Assistance - Loaves and Fishes Ministries of Fremont County||Financial assistance is provided for individuals or families who need help paying for prescription drugs, in-state bus tickets, or gasoline. Payment is made through the use of vouchers directly to local vendors.||Fremont County||Economic Support||Loaves & Fishes Ministries of Fremont County|
|Emergency Assistance Services, Salvation Army Eagle County||This program offers emergency financial assistance to those who qualify.
Services include but not limited to:
- Rental Assistance
- Utility Assistance
- Food Boxes
- Transportation Assistance, gas vouchers, bus tickets, dependent on funding availability
- Auto Repair for stranded motorist and funding availability
- Emergency Shelter (during road closures or emergency situations)
Also on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Vail-Valley-Salvation-Army-199853103398009/||Eagle County||The Salvation Army, Eagle County||Salvation Army National Headquarters|
|Emergency Financial Assistance - Trinity Episcopal Church||Provides temporary financial aid:||Weld County||Trinity Episcopal Church||Trinity Episcopal Church|
|Emergency Transportation and Gas Voucher - Caring & Sharing Thrift Store & Resource Center||We are able to provide emergency transportation, usually in the form of a bus voucher. We are also able to provide emergency gas vouchers. These are usually for stranded motorists, help in getting to a doctors visit, or other emergencies. Call or walk in and let us know what your situation is and we will see what can be arranged.||Chaffee County||Resource Center - Caring & Sharing Thrift Store & Resource Center||Caring & Sharing Thrift Store & Resource Center|
|Family Day Center - Catholic Charities||The Family Day Center provides services for families experiencing poverty, who are homeless, or on the verge of homelessness. The FDC offers a family- friendly space where you can safely relax with your kids, access multiple services in a single space, meet with a case manager, get a hot meal, and much more!
||El Paso County||Colorado Springs - Catholic Charities of Central Colorado||Catholic Charities of Central Colorado |
|Financial Aid Services - Grand Valley Catholic Outreach||Catholic Outreach provides a variety of small financial aid services for various needs including but not limited to:
- Medications for those without health insurance
- Gas cards for stranded travelers passing through Mesa County
- Out-of-State birth certificates in emergency situations
Financial aid can be limited. Call ahead for specific financial aid availability information.||Mesa County||Grand Valley Catholic Outreach||Grand Valley Catholic Outreach|
|Food Bank and Emergency Assistance (Steamboat Springs) - LiftUp of Routt County||Provides the following forms of assistance for individuals and families in need:
- Medical Expenses
- Gas vouchers and fuel cards
- Utilities (gas, electric, water, propane, and sewer)
Other LiftUp programs provide scholarships for first generation and low-income students, job coaching, and healthy snacks for children.||Routt County||Steamboat Springs - LiftUp of Routt County||LiftUp of Routt County|
|Food Bank and Emergency Assistance - Trinity Church in the Pines||Provides the following services to residents of Grand Lake:
- Food bank
- Emergency financial assistance
- Emergency shelter (up to 3 nights)
- Emergency gas vouchers||Grand County||Trinity Church in the Pines||Trinity Church in the Pines|
|Food Pantry & Gas Card Assistance - First United Methodist Church of Alamosa||First United Methodist Church of Alamosa offers food assistance as well as gas cards for those in need when available. Walk in or call for this assistance. No documentation required.||Alamosa County||First United Methodist Church of Alamosa||First United Methodist Church of Alamosa|
|Gas and Bus Pass Assistance (Fountain) - REACH Pikes Peak||Gas and Bus Pass Assistance assistance is offered from REACH Pikes Peak on a limited basis. Assistance depends on funding availability and funding source restrictions. This service is available to only those who reside in 80817, 80911, 80913, 80925, 80926, 80928, 80929, 81008, and is typically only for medical appointments or to get to work related activities.
||El Paso County||Fountain - REACH Pikes Peak||REACH Pikes Peak|
|Gas and Bus Pass Assistance - REACH Pikes Peak||Gas and bus pass assistance is available from REACH Pikes Peak on a limited basis. Assistance depends on funding availability and funding source restrictions. This service is for medical appointments, job interviews, and to get to a permanent new job or existing job. Call to learn current availability status.
||El Paso County||Colorado Springs - REACH Pikes Peak||REACH Pikes Peak|
|Gas Assistance (Calhan) - REACH Pikes Peak||Assists with gas (no bus passes) on a limited basis. Assistance depends on funding availability and funding source restrictions. Serves the Eastern portion of the El Paso County outside city limits of Colorado Springs.
||El Paso County||Calhan - REACH Pikes Peak||REACH Pikes Peak|
|Gas Certificates - Integrated Family Community Services||Provides eligible clients with a $10 gas certificate, once within a 12-month period, when funds are available.||Arapahoe County||Integrated Family Community Services||Integrated Family Community Services|
|Other Assistance Programs - Aspen Mine Center||The Aspen Mine Center provides some assistance programs for low income households, seniors, youth and disabled residents. After an intake appointment to determine needs and qualifications, temporary assistance can often be provided with vouchers for gas, diapers, medicines, limited transportation for doctor’s appointments, even limited temporary shelter.
||Teller County||Aspen Mine Center||Aspen Mine Center|
|Transportation Assistance (Aspen Ridge Dr) - Sister Carmen Community Center||Provides transportation assistance in the form of gas cards and bus tokens. Refurbished bicycles have been provided to clients when they are available.
Items arrive at the beginning of the month, and are given away on a first come first served basis. Best time to call for assistance is at the beginning of the month.||Boulder County||Aspen Ridge Dr - Sister Carmen Community Center||Sister Carmen Community Center|
|Transportation- Mercy's Gate||This is a walk in service by lottery. To receive this help, show up Monday at 4:00 p.m., Wednesday at 9:00 a.m., or Thursday at 9:00 a.m. Must be present when they open their session at 4:00 p.m. on Mondays or 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday or Thursday for assistance. Transportation help depends on funding and what assistance is needed for. Typically gas and bus vouchers are for medical and job related activities. You will need to bring ID for the adults in the home and the last four of SSN for each member of the household. This service is not zip code restricted.||El Paso County||Mercy's Gate||Mercy's Gate|