Address:3900 Grace BlvdLittleton, CO 80126Map & Directions
Services: Weekly food pantry for residents of Douglas County.Cherry Hills Community Church provides a weekly food pantry for persons in need. Persons must call ahead to make appointment to attend service prior to being provided with food.
Hours: Tuesdays 10 AM to 11AM and 6 PM to 8 PM.
Address:3360 S BroadwayEnglewood, CO 80113Map & Directions
Services: Low cost clothing and household items. Neighborly Thrift Shop offers low cost clothing and household items. The store is staffed by volunteers and its proceeds go to West Denver students and battered women's shelters.
Address:3370 S Irving StEnglewood, CO 80110Map & Directions
Services: Food Bank, Clothing Bank, Rental, Mortgage and Utility Assistance, Transitional Housing, Programs, Gift of Hearing Program,,
Hours: Food bank, clothing bank and career center have specific hours listed on site. Center is closed between 12 and 1PM.
Address:8755 W 14th AveDenver, CO 80215Map & Directions
Services: The Action Center provides basic services to the homeless and to residents of Jefferson County in need of assistance. Services include: Tenant-Landlord Issues Provides a call-in service concerning tenant or landlord rights and obligations under Colorado law. The counseling program is not a substitute for professional lawyer representation, but it does offer assistance with a variety of questions concerning tenants/landlords.Seasonal Services Every August, the Action Center helps more than 4,000 Jefferson County students start off the new school year right with brand new school supplies. Donations came from churches, individuals, businesses and even some teachers. Jeffco Action Center provides Thanksgiving Food Boxes on the Saturday before Thanksgiving in November. Pre-registered individuals are given the fixings to prepare a Thanksgiving dinner for their household. Families will also be given a turkey, ham or certificate towards the purchase of a turkey or holiday ham from their local grocer. Each year more than 3,000 Jefferson County children receive presents from the Santa Shop. The shop is setup each December with donated toys from the community. Parents and legal guardians of children from one day to 12 years old can then "shop" for gifts that ensure a positive, happy holiday season. Items are limited and based on size of family as well as the age of children.Health Navigators Health Navigators spend time with clients teaching them to manage their own health. Clients are informed about a range of services including education, referrals and financial assistance with selected prescriptions. Health Navigators conduct outreach in the lobby, educating clients on different topics each week and distributing health information. While the Health Navigators provide health-related education, the Action Center is not a medical facility and is not licensed to provide medical services.Financial Assistance Clients may receive one-time rental assistance from the Action Center in order to prevent being evicted from their dwellings. This program is limited in funding and not offered every day. Clients must: ,Be a resident of Jefferson County ,Have a photo ID and your Utility bill ,Be at least ONE day overdue with your Excel bill (and show it) ,Have the Excel bill in your name or you must be a listed household member with Excel ,During the winter months, you must have applied for LEAP and have an acceptance or denial letter. Please contact the Action Center for more informationBasic Services Jeffco Action Center fulfills its mission to provide an immediate response to basic human needs and to promote pathways to self-sufficiency through a variety of client services. The broad range of these services aims to meet the various needs of clients.Shelter Services Families and couples can stay together in specially-designated rooms. Clients have access to services at Jeffco Action Center's main facility. Clients must phone 720-407-6670 daily to see if there are any rooms available in the shelter program. When there is a room and the client's household fits the size of the room available, then the client must come to the Action Center before noon. At that time the client will be screened along with all other clients and then the Manager of Shelter Programs will decide after the screening who is the best candidate for the Shelter Program. In addition, clients must have a photo ID, Birth Certificate or something that proves identity to be considered for the Shelter Program Must pass a background check with no history of violence (to be determined during screening and background check) or sex crimes.
Address:1380 Ammons StDenver, CO 80214Map & Directions
Services: Mean Street Ministry exists to glorify God by demonstrating Christ's love through caring for and assisting the homeless and working poor.Mean Street's vision is to provide an on-going, God-given source of hope to the homeless and poor that will enable self betterment and the termination of homeless and poverty. Services at Mean Street includes a food and clothing bank, substance and alcohol abuse support groups, life skills, language and general education, and a street ministry. Mean Street also publishes a resource guide for persons who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness that may be found here.
Hours: Contact for more information.
Address:9485 W Colfax AveDenver, CO 80215Map & Directions
Services: Individual, group and family services that support client strengths and independence and encourage family involvement include: Peer Specialist Support Consumer-Run Services Case Management/Home-Based Services Individual, Group & Family Therapy Evidence Based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) - A powerful and effective, research-based treatment for people suffering from Borderline Personality Disorder. Co-Occurring Treatment (substance abuse/mental illness) Medication Evaluation and Monitoring Community and Peer Support GroupsJefferson Center for Mental Health offers a variety of groups available to clients and/or community members which focus on mental health or substance abuse related topics.Contact JCMH directly for information on times, locations and availability. Blue Spruce Pharmacy Jefferson Center offers convenient access and is able to service most pharmacy needs of Jefferson Center clients and staff. Blue Spruce is a provider for most insurance plans (not Kaiser). Center clients and staff may have their prescriptions filled on a walk-in basis at the pharmacy, or filled prescriptions will be transported to our clinical sites where they may be picked up at the consumer's convenience. Blue Spruce is committed to providing consumer-friendly and efficient pharmacy services to Center clients and staff.Senior Focus Individual therapy, group,
Hours: Program hours vary by program but 24/7 emergency access to services is available to clients.
Eligibility: Families of Jefferson, Clear Creek or Gilpin Counties Teens Children Families Females Males Adults Females Males
Address:10700 W Exposition DrDenver, CO 80226Map & Directions
Services: Food Box Ministries - Provide boxes of food for families in need. Food is obtained by donations from individuals, Food Bank of the Rockies, CostCo, Safeway, etc. Food is passed out and hot meals are served on 2nd and 4th Fridays from 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Hours: 2nd and 4th Friday only.
Address:875 S Sheridan BlvdDenver, CO 80226Map & Directions
Services: Center of Hope - offers Programs and Services to Homeless, Underserved and Disadvantaged Men, Women and Youth on a No-Charge Basis. Please browse our site or contact us for more information on our services. To offer treatment for problems that need to be addressed within the homeless community, addressing behavioral disorders and providing mental health counseling. In turn helping clients maintain a sober lifestyle that is free from alcohol and drugs and other addictions. Providing effective, cost free, long term, live-in and out patient rehabilitation and counseling programs to men and women of all ages, races and backgrounds who are affected by homelessness, alcohol, substance abuse and behavioral disorders. Crisis intervention is offered to individuals and their families, allowing them to deal with domestic violence issues that in turn create homelessness when a man, woman or child is forced to leave their home Provide each person with prepared meals, serving the community as an approved soup kitchen agency under the U.S.D.A. TEFAP Program by providing free meals to the homeless and to those in need seven days a week. Provide both day and night shelter. Recipients live on site and are offered a structured daily schedule. Clients can gain access to the tools, education and resources necessary to prevent chronic or repeat homelessness, providing men, youth, women and children with services that help them accomplish long term stability. Assisting in training men and women to gain vocational abilities that are necessary in order to enter the workforce. The mission is to create awareness to the community about the issues homeless men and women face today.
Address:1638 Park StCastle Rock, CO 80109Map & Directions
Services: Douglas/Elbert County Task Force Bank: Food Bank Douglas/Elbert County Task Force provides food and toiletries for residents of Douglas and Elbert counties including: children's diapers, sanitary supplies for women and seniors, and personal hygiene kits for the homeless. They often have pet food, laundry and other cleaning supplies, toothpaste and toothbrushes.
Eligibility: Clients may use the Food Bank every 30 days, and receive between 3.5 and 5 days worth of food (depending on Food Bank stock), three meals per day plus snacks, for each family member. Adults Teens Children Families
Address:301 Wilcox StCastle Rock, CO 80104Map & Directions
Services: The Department of Human Services provides child and adult protection, and assistance with basic living needs including financial assistance, food assistance, medical assistance, and child care assistance. The federal Veterans Affairs program is also operated by the Human Services Department.