GENERAL ASSISTANCE 1200 Federal Blvd Denver, CO 80204 Monday-Friday 9:00am-3:00pm W H AT S E RV I C E S A R E O F F E R E D ?
Public assistance program applications SNAP Benefits: Food assistance for individuals or families that meet program guidelines. Expedited processing is available within 7 days of application if you meet program requirements. If you are receiving three meals a day, you do not qualify for SNAP benefits. Aid to the Needy and Disabled (AND): Cash assistance program for those with a qualifying disability. Medicaid: Medical Assistance for Adults. Old Age Pension (OAP): Is a cash assistance program for clients 60+ years old, without any income.
General Assistance Services: Pharmacy vouchers: One-time emergency pharmacy vouchers can be issued for mandatory prescriptions, if no other resource is available. The vouchers are issued to King Soopers pharmacies only. Narcotics are not eligible. RTD Bus tickets: If needed, clients may receive a one-way ticket if a service was provided by a GA/Outreach team member. Family Reunification: Greyhound bus tickets for homeless clients to be relocated with family, only if they meet eligibility requirements. Eviction assistance, Deposit, First Month’s Rent, Mortgage or Xcel assistance: Financial assistance is available to individuals and families who have a current verifiable emergency preventing them from paying their rent and are able to demonstrate the ability to maintain the unit. Emergency Shelter: Outreach staff will assist homeless families with securing an emergency bed or room through the various shelter programs. Respite Program: Respite beds are provided for homeless clients discharged from specific hospitals. Burial Program: Burial assistance is available to Denver residents that do not have sufficient funds for burial or cremation. Assistance is based on all resources and income.
Additional General Assistance Service Locations *Servicios bilingües
Community Site The VOA Family Motel: 4855 W. Colfax Ave Denver, CO 80204 Father Woody’s 1101 W. 7th Ave Denver, CO 80204 The Gathering Place 1535 High St Denver, CO 80205 Stout Street Clinic 2130 Stout St Denver, CO 80205 Veterans Community Resource and Referral Center 3030 Downing St Denver, CO 80205 Samaritan House 2301 Lawrence St Denver, CO 80205 Senior Support 846 E. 18th Ave Denver, CO 80218 St. Francis 2323 Curtis St Denver, CO 80205 VOA Mission 2877 Lawrence St Denver, CO 80205 Pretrial Services 303 W. Colfax Ave Denver, CO 80204 Community Re-entry Project 655 Broadway Denver, CO 80203 Quigg Newton 4440 Navajo St Denver, CO 80211 Families Forward Resource Centers: Montbello- 4765 Paris St Denver, CO 80239 ZPlace- 4800 Telluride St Denver, CO 80249 Respite Care Locations Vary Burial Assistance 1200 Federal Blvd Denver, CO 80204 Revised 1/2017
Days and Hours Monday-Thursday 6:30-4:00 Fridays: 6:30-10:30 Thursdays: 10:00-1:00 Monday-Friday 7:00-2:00 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays: 7:00-3:30 Wednesdays: 8:00-11:00 Monday-Thursday: 8:00-1:00 Fridays: 8:00-1:00 Tuesday-Thursday 7:30-5:00 Fridays- 7:30-11:30 *Tuesday and Thursday 8:00-1:00 Mondays and Wednesdays: 7:30-4:00 Every Friday except the 3rd Friday of the month: 7:30-4:00 3rd Friday every month: 7:30-4:00 *Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8:00- 1:00 *Montbello- Mondays: 8:00-4:30 *ZPlace- Thursdays: 8:00-4:30 By Referral Only. (Denver Health, Porter Hospital and Stout Street Clinic) By Appointment Only. 720-944-2175
Denver Human Services Kiosk Locations A SNAP Into Health Grant Initiative Apply, Recertify, Report Changes and Check Benefits for Food, Medical and Other Assistance Program.
Denver Rescue Mission: The Crossing 6100 E Smith Road Denver, CO 80216 Denver Rescue Mission: Lawrence Street Community Center 2222 Lawrence Street Denver, CO 80205 Volunteers of America: Mission 2877 Lawrence Street Denver, CO 80205 Volunteers of America: Veteran Service Center 1247 Santa Fe Drive Denver, CO 80204 Van Cise-Simonet Detention Center 490 West Colfax Avenue Denver, CO 80204