Emergency Assistance Resources
CROSSFIRE MISSION THRIFT STORE
2120 E. LaSalle, CS/CO 80909
They provide food assistance, clothing, toiletries, and household/linen items. You must provide picture ID and social security card. Service hours Tuesday – Wednesday – Thursdays 10:00am – 4:00pm. Bring your own boxes and bags to carry pantry items.
ESM – ECUMENICAL SOCIAL MINISTRIES
201 North Weber, CS/CO 80903
Direct services include food, clothing vouchers, prescription medications, birth certificates, rent, and utility assistance to prevent homelessness, budget counseling, credit checks, and job assistance program. Opened Monday-Friday/9am-11:30am/12:30pm-2:30pm. Tuesday evenings 5-7pm (rent and utilities appointments only).
MERCY’S GATE (Formally Northern Churches Care)
4285 N. Academy Blvd, CS/CO 80918
Fax (719) 599-4261
Emergency intervention, rent, utility bill, and food assistance for low-income individuals. Available Monday, 4:00-7:00pm, Wednesday through Friday, 9:00am to Noon, and Thursday, 9am-12pm and Friday 9am-12pm. Call for additional information.
PIKES PEAK COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY (Administration)
312 S. Weber St, Suite “A”, CS/CO 80903
Billie Spielman Direct Services (719) 358-8396
Norvell Simpson –Case Management 358-8396
We provide emergency intervention and direct assistance to low-income individuals. Transitions families and individuals to an independent lifestyle and offers services in areas such as education, job training, childcare, transportation, housing and utilities, developmental accounts program, and matched savings accounts to pay for housing, education and business. PPCAA has also joined Fountain Utilities to lighten the load. Call for additional information.
910 Yuma Street, CSC 80909
901 Santa Fe, Fountain, CO
We provide emergency intervention and direct assistance to low-income individuals pursuant to funding availability. Housing programs for single mothers, single men and seniors, and alcohol rehabilitation are also available.
SPRINGS RESCUE MISSION
(Springs City Mission)
5 West Las Vegas, CS/CO 80903
Client services include immediate food assistance, clothing, household goods, and furniture. The Mission serves dinner Monday through Saturday at 5:00pm, and also provides emergency shelter in the guest motel. A drug and alcohol residential rehabilitation program for men is also available.
(Westside residents only)
1930 West Colorado Avenue, CS/CO 80904
They provide assistance to areas west of I-25 (They help with, rent, utility bill, and food assistance for low-income individuals.) Monday thru Thursdays from 9:30am -12:30pm and Thursday evenings 4:30 -6:30pm
WALT FORTMAN COMMUNITY CENTER
501 E. Iowa St. Fountain, CO 80817
Emergency services to low income disabled in Fountain Valley area. Will help with food, rent, utilities, Mon-Thurs 9:30-12:30 pm – Thurs 4:30-6:30 pm