Resources for People in Need


Below are links to resources for assistance with food, utilities, medical care for those who are losing their unemployment insurance benefits:
NOTE: A  comprehensive list of Community Resources is available at the Help Desk in the PPWFC Resource Room.
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Having a tough time making your mortgage payments? While you're looking for a new job and before your savings are exhausted find out your options.
We strive to protect our most vulnerable citizens while giving them efficient access to the services provided by local, state and federal governments. We aim to keep families together and help them to become self sufficient. We work closely with community organizations to stretch the safety net we provide even further.
This link helps you determine if you are eligible for any benefits, including food stamps, from El Paso County. Phone: 719.636.0000
Providing effective public social services in proactive partnership with the community to support families, assist them with basic needs, and enable a path to independence.
211 is a clearing house for a wide variety of help programs including food bank locations, child care, temporary housing, prescription assistance and tax-preparation help.
Peak Vista Community Health Centers provides exceptional healthcare to people facing access barriers
Welcome to Colorado's Health Insurance Marketplace, the only place to lower your health insurance and get access to our statewide network of free, in-person assistance.
Provides food for people in need in Southern colorado
The Marian House is home to the Poverty Reduction services of Catholic Charities. The Soup Kitchen serves meals 365 days a year.
Low Income Energy Assistance Program
Helps people to feed and keep pets during trying times. Strive to help keep pets in their original homes.
ASPENPOINTE has empowered clients, enriched lives and embraced purpose through behavioral health services, counseling services, career services, substance abuse treatment, employment, education, housing, jail diversion/reintegration and care management.
A comprehensive list of Community Resources is available at the Help Desk in the PPWFC Resource Room.