Food and Nutrition

Pantry lists available at The Independence Center reception desk.
El Paso County Department of Human Services


(800) 677-5464

Deliver to your home for a fee. A minimum order of $50 can order on-line or the call center.  Standard delivery fee $9.95 and Call Center fee $9.95.  Hours are Mon. – Fri. 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., next day delivery.  Call Friday for Sat. or Sun. delivery.  Use Sooper Card to get Sale prices and will honor coupons.

Store T 3570 Hartsel Dr., 80920, does the delivering for Colorado Springs.


(SNAP) Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.

17 North Spruce, CS/CO 80905
(719) 636-0000
Sand Creek Family Services, 1655 S. Murray Blvd. 667-2779

A federal program to assist low-income households, with the use of a Quest card in place of cash to purchase groceries.  The amount of money received depends on the number of people in the household and the total family income after deductions.  Apply in person. Starting April 2009, extra benefits will be added to EBT card.



2250 Bott Avenue, CS/CO 80904
(719) 632-1521

Provides Meals on Wheels program for individuals over the age of 60 and others with disabilities upon approval from the administration.
Equipment Section:
Loans medical equipment to individuals 60 and over; subject to availability



14 W. Bijou St, CS/CO 80903
(719) 475.7314
Fax: (719) 633.0289

Open 365 days of the year

Our doors are open Monday through Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; and Sundays, 8:45 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Guests include struggling families, seniors on a fixed income, the working poor, veterans, people with disabilities, unsupported teens, and those who are homeless. Only about a third of our guests are homeless. or call phone number listed. Office hours Tuesday-Fridays 8:30 am-Fridays 4:00 pm.



5 W. Las Vegas St. CS/CO. 80903
(719) 632-1822

This one-year residential recovery program serves men suffering from chronic alcoholism, drug addiction or those having difficulty functioning in society due to a lack of life skills.

Springs Rescue Mission provides hot, nutritious meals to the homeless and hungry, a monthly food box program for poor families, and a Culinary Arts +vocational training program.



Register on this site. Shopping online only.



P.O Box 7597, CS/CO
(800) 381-5612

Meals with Love for all ages with HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life threatening illnesses, including life threatening Disabilities in Denver and Colorado Springs.

Meals For 7 days a week – delivered once a week/and up to 3 meals a day, depending on client’s illness.