Colorado Coalition for the Homeless
(24 Miles Away)
Address: 2111 Champa St Denver, CO 80205 Map & Directions Telephone: (303) 293-2217 Website: http://www.coloradocoalition.org/ Services: The mission of the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless is to work collaboratively toward the prevention of homelessness and the creation of lasting solutions for homeless and at-risk families, children, and individuals throughout Colorado The Coalition advocates for and provides a continuum of housing and a variety of services to improve the health, well-being and stability of those it serves.These services include:Childcare Program. Affordable child development programs for low-income and formerly homeless families The Coalition seeks to provide a place where children and their families can feel safe, are supported in their individual needs, and are given tools for academic learning, social interactions, and emotional competence.RCC serves children ranging in age from six weeks to 5 years, with 75 child care slots targeted for homeless and low income families.Children from economically stressed families sometimes lack the skills to diffuse anger, feel empathy, and resolve conflicts.Our staff is specially trained to help children learn how to develop these qualities. Call 303.237.6132 for more information. Healthcare Program. Free healthcare for homeless. The Coalition's Stout Street Clinic has been delivering healthcare for the homeless in downtown Denver for 25 years. Located at the corner of Stout Street and Broadway, this freestanding, 20,000 square foot facility centralizes services for anyone who is homeless , there is never a charge for this care.For the Stout Street Clinic: call for same-day or evening appointments (303)-293-2220 between 8:00 AM and 12 PM. Medical walk-ins can visit the clinic Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays between 8 AM and 2 PM, Wednesdays from 12 PM until 5 PM. New patient screenings for mental health services are conducted each Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday at 8:30 AM. For information on substance abuse, please call 303-293-2220 and ask to speak with a counselor. For hours and information on the Coalition's other health care clinic locations, contact the CCH Healthcare Program at 303.293.2220. Housing Program. Transitional, low-income, market rate housing. The Coalition offers integrated housing at our properties for transitional residents, low-income and market rate residents alike. This eliminates the inevitable stigma that once was common in housing for the homeless. Our properties provide a safe environment in the transition from homelessness, easier access to educational and job opportunities and stability for individuals, families and communities. Call 303.293.2217 for more information.Rural Program. Provides rental assistance and support services to help families and individuals move from homelessness to housing stability and self-sufficiency.The Coalition's Rural Initiatives Program is a collaboration currently uniting 14 homeless service providers in the following locations: Ft. Collins, Greeley, Loveland, Pueblo, Grand Junction, Sterling, Ft. Morgan, Canon City, Trinidad, Alamosa, Montrose, Durango, Glenwood Springs and Avon. Together they operate twelve transitional housing programs, one permanent supportive housing program and one supportive services program.The Coalition also directs Colorado's Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing Program in collaboration with 46 partner organizations.This coordinated, community-based strategy minimizes the costly duplication of services and leverages other local, community resources to help families and individuals maintain housing stability. Call (303) 293-2217. Support Services. General support, life skills, benefits assistance, rental assistance. The Coalition provides individualized support services for its clients as needed, in order to create a stable environment and to keep those that were once homeless in housing. This includes rental assistance; help navigating the
Hours: Individuals are seen on a walk-in basis Monday through Friday. The walk-in sign up time is 8:30 a.m. Doors open at 7:30 a.m. Each walk-in time is done by lottery so the order in which you are signed up is not the order in which you will be seen.