|Basic Needs- Vail Valley Salvation Army||This program offers emergency financial assistance to those who qualify.
Services include but not limited to:
- Rental Assistance
- Utility Assistance
- 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||322 East Beaver Creek Boulevard||Salvation Army National Headquarters|
|Cancer Support Services - 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||No Physical Address||Cancer Coalition of Southwest Colorado|
|Community Emergency Assistance Coalition - Housing Solutions for the Southwest||Provides one-time emergency assistance to households who are otherwise self-sufficient in La Plata and San Juan County. Emergency assistance includes but not limited to:
- Utility Bills
- Car Repair
- Medical travel
Assistance is reserved for individuals who are otherwise self-sufficient, but have fallen on hard times.||La Plata County||295 Girard Street||Housing Solutions for the Southwest|
|Emergency Financial Assistance - Catholic Charities||Catholic Charities provides emergency financial assistance for individuals and families in need.
Financial Assistance may be provided for:
- Eviction Prevention
- Utility Shut-off
- Transportation / Gas Assistance
- Dental Expenses
- Medical Prescriptions
Catholic Charities can also provide referrals to other organizations if they are unable to meet an individual's needs.||Garfield County||1004 Grand Avenue||Catholic Charities|
|Financial Assistance - Aspen Community Church||General financial assistance is available on a case by case bases.
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|Financial Assistance - Service Extension Office, Salvation Army||Provides emergency financial assistance to community residents in need who also meet program requirements and if funds are available.
- Rent eviction prevention
- Utility shut off prevention
- Prescriptions assistance
- Transportation assistance||Delta County||117 Meeker Street||Salvation Army National Headquarters|
|Financial Assistance - The Pinon Project Family Resource Center||The Pinon Project is the fiscal agent for the Montelores Emergency Assistance Coalition (MEAC) that provides financial assistance to residents of Montezuma and Dolores Counties who are usually self-sufficient but are experiencing a one-time emergency.
Typical assistance is for rent/mortgage, utility payments or car repairs (vehicle cannot be more than 10 years old).||Montezuma County||201 E MAIN ST||The Pinon Project Family Resource Center|
|Utility Assistance, Operation Round Up - Delta - Montrose Electrical Association||Provides financial assistance for utility bills to individuals, seniors and families who meet program requirements.
||Montrose County||11925 6300 RD||Delta - Montrose Electrical Association|
|Utility Bill Assistance - Delta Family Center||Provides utility payment assistance to residents in Delta County. Utility bill must be at least 1 day past due or services disconnected.
Priority given to families with children under the age of 18 in the household or disabled individuals.
If utility bill is included in the rent, the landlord must show the separate portion for the utilities in order for the Delta Family Center to provide utility assistance for the tenant.
Can only provide utility assistance for energy and energy-related utility bills including:
- Gas Bill
- Electric Bill
- Firewood||Delta County||822 Grand Avenue||Delta Family Center|
|Utility Bill Assistance - Grand Valley Catholic Outreach||Provides utility bill payment assistance to low-income individuals, seniors and families with a shut-off notice and meet the income guidelines of 80% of Area Median Income (AMI) or below as funding allows.
- Electric bill
- Gas bill
- Water bill (We can help with past-due balances pertaining to water only, does not include trash, sewage or fees)
Catholic Outreach cannot provide assistance for sewer or trash bill.
Utility bill assistance is limited once per fiscal year (from October 1st - September 30th).
During LEAP season (November 1st - April 30th), clients are required to first apply for LEAP before going through Catholic Outreach. If a client is denied for LEAP, a denial letter from LEAP is required before applying for services. If a household is over income for LEAP, proof of income is allowed in lieu of a denial letter.
If this is the second year we are assisting you with electric or natural gas,
we will ask you to go through our in-house ‘Financial Literacy’ packet
prior to further assistance.
If this is the third year we are assisting you with electric or natural gas,
we will need to see progress in the monthly household budget compared
to the previous year’s budget before making a commitment to the utility company.
If you are asking for help with electric or natural gas for a fourth year, we
will not be able to assist any further. You may contact the HEAT Helpline
at 1-866-HEAT-HELP (1-866-432-8435) to inquire about other agencies
that might be able to help.
||Mesa County||245 S 1ST ST||Grand Valley Catholic Outreach|
|Utility Bill Assistance - River Center of New Castle, Inc||Facilitates the provision of utility bill assistance to those who meet program requirements.||Garfield County||126 N 4TH ST||River Center of New Castle, Inc.|
|Utility Bill Payment Assistance - Delta United Methodist Church||Provides utility payment assistance to individuals and households who meet program requirements. Assistance is dependent on available funding.
Only assists with the cost of energy for the home (electric/gas bill)
May only use 1 time between October 1 through September 30 (fiscal year).
If the utility is in a landlord's name, applicants will need to provide their rental agreement.
Households receiving assistance through the Delta Family Center are not eligible.
Does not provide assistance if utilities are included in the rent.
||Delta County||477 MEEKER ST||Delta United Methodist Church|
|Utility Payment Assistance - Community United Methodist Church of Pagosa Springs||Works with Energy Outreach Colorado to provide utility payment assistance to individuals and households who meet program requirements.||Archuleta County||434 LEWIS ST||Community United Methodist Church of Pagosa Springs|