Resources for People Experiencing Homelessness

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Provided below is a list of services available in the City of Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak Region.  The guide is maintained by the City of Colorado Springs. For additional information within El Paso County, you can visit Helping hands and/or call 211 from your home phone or 955-0742 from your cell phone for resource referrals.

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Shelters

Housing Resources

Services

Select a category to see service options. 

Helping Hands

Helping Hands El Paso County Community Resources provides a list of assistance programs including:

  • Childcare
  • Clothing and infant supplies
  • Counseling
  • Crisis centers
  • Emergency services
  • Employment and training
  • Financial assistance
  • Food
  • Legal information and advice
  • Medical
  • Senior services
  • Shelter and housing
  • Transportation
  • Veterans' services
  • Weatherization and utilities

Meals

Please contact the individual organization for information about days, times and locations where meals are available.

Walk-In Medical Care

Prescription Help

Specialty Medical

  • Peak Vista Nurse Line 719-632-5700
  • Nurse Advice Line 800-283-3221
  • HealthLink Memorial Hospital 719-444-2273
  • Ascending to Health Respite Care 719-633-2800 (after hours 719-360-5205)

Dental Care

Vision Care

Women's Health

Behavioral Health

  • AspenPointe - Crisis (844-493-8255)
  • AspenPointe - Outpatient (719-572-6100)
  • Homeward Pikes Peak/Housing First (719-375-8794)
  • Franciscan Community Counseling Inc. (719-955-7008)

Substance Use

  • El Paso County Community Detoxification Facility (719-390-2046)
  • Colorado QuitLine (1-800-QUIT-NOW)
  • New Life Program - men only (719-632-1822)
  • AspenPointe - Adults and Youth (719-572-6100)
  • A Turning Point of Colorado Springs (719-550-1011, emergency 719-337-4310)
  • Homeward Pikes Peak/Harbor House Residential (719-473-5557)
  • Homeward Pikes Peak/Harbor House Clinic  (719)-473-5557)
  • Homeward Pikes Peak/Bloom Recovery Home (719)-473-5557)
  • Homeward Pikes Peak/Housing First  (719-375-8794)

Veteran's Services

  • PFC Floyd K. Lindstrom Outpatient Clinic - VA Outpatient Care (719-327-5660)
  • Rocky Mountain Human Services - Homes for All Veterans (719-323-2600)
  • Mount Carmel Veteran’s Service Center (719-667-3729, 719-772-7000)
  • Colorado Veteran Resource Coalition - Crawford House (719-477-1639)
  • Disabled Veterans Outreach Program - US Department of Labor (719-667-3700)
  • El Paso County Veterans Service Office (719-520-7750)
  • Peak Military Care Network (719-577-7417)

Resource Information

  • Pikes Peak Library (719-577-7417)
  • Community Care of Central Colorado Service Center (719-314-2560, 1-866-938-5091)
  • Pikes Peak United Way 2-1-1 (719-955-0742, 1-866-488-9742)
  • Colorado Springs Police Department Homeless Outreach Team (719-444-7666)
  • Catholic Charities Family Services (719-578-1222) and Client Services (719-866-6282)

Groceries

  • Silver Key Emergency Pantry (719-884-2300)
  • Silver Key Meals on Wheels (719-884-2300)
  • Springs Rescue Mission (719-632-1822)
  • Ecumenical Social Ministries (719-636-1916)
  • Westside First Wesleyan Church (719-473-7113)
  • Care and Share Food Bank (719-528-1247)
  • Westside Cares (719-389-0759)
  • .Project Angel Heart (719-323-0084)

Domestic Violence

  • TESSA - Center for Domestic Violence (719-633-3819 or 719-636-1462)
  • A Turning Point of Colorado Springs (719-550-1011, emergency 719-337-4310)
  • Haseya Advocate Program (719-600-3939)
  • Child Welfare Hotline (1-800-422-4453, National and 1-844-264-5437, El Paso County)
  • Child Protective Services (719-444-5700)
  • Elderly and At-Risk Hotline (719-444-5755)
  • Domestic Violence Hotline (1-800-799-7233)
  • Colorado Springs Police Department Non-Emergency (719-444-7000)

Family Services

  • El Paso County Department of Public Health - Nurse Family Partnership (719-578-3199)
  • Catholic Charities Family Services (719-578-1222)
  • Family Promise/Interfaith Hospitality Network (719-329-1244)

Youth Services

  • The Place (719-630-3223, 719-205-7129 after hours and on weekends)
  • TwoCor Projects (719-471-6916)
  • Teens with Promise (719-266-0106)

Disabilities

  • Cheyenne Village (719-592-0200)
  • The Resource Exchange (719-380-1100)
  • The Independence Center (719-471-8181)

Day Labor

  • People Ready (719-632-1883)
  • Trojan Labor (719-578-5100)
  • Apprentice Personnel (719-473-5800)

Pet Care

  • Street Petz (719-629-7389)
  • Humane Society of PIkes Peak (719-473-1741)
  • Harley’s Hope Foundations (719-495-6083)
  • Hamlett Spay/Neuter Clinic (719-475-1800)
  • Peak Pet Pantry (719-217-9528)

Ongoing Healthcare Maintenance

  • SET Family Clinic (719-776-8850)
  • Peak Vista Community Health Centers (719-632-5700, 719-344-6889 for enrollment)
  • Mission Medical Clinic (719-219-3402)

Advocates/Case Management/Benefits/Misc

  • Catholic Charities Marian House (719-475-7314) and Catholic Charities Family Services (719-578-1222)
  • Peak Vista Medicaid Enrollment Technician (719-632-5700, 719-344-6889 for enrollment)
  • Homeward Pikes Peak/Housing First (719-473-5557)
  • Springs Rescue Resource Advocate Program (719-632-1822)
  • Social Security Office (888-880-0688, 1-800-772-1213)
  • El Paso County Department of Human Services (719-636-0000)
  • Community Health Partnership (719-632-5094)
  • Ecumenical Social Ministries (719-636-1916)
  • One Nation Walking Together (719-329-0251)
  • REACH Pikes Peak (719-358-8396)
  • The Salvation Army - Fountain Valley (719-382-1182)
  • Crossfire Ministries (719-447-1806)
  • Another Life Foundation (719-216-7238

Legal Services

  • The Justice Center of the El Paso County Bar Association - Pro Bono Program (719-473-9700)
  • Colorado Legal Services (719-471-0381)
  • Ask-A-Lawyer (N/A)
  • Call-A-Lawyer (719-471-0380)
  • Self Help Center at El Paso County Combined Courts (719-452-5000)
  • El Paso County Bar Association – Pro Bono Legal Clinic, monthly on the 4th Saturday at Catholic Charities Marian House Complex
    •    Lawyer on-site for walk-in appointment every Wednesday and by appointment

Transitional and Permanent Housing

  • Ithaka Land Trust (719-578-1629)
  • Dream Centers Mary’s Home (719-301-5411)

El Paso County Department of Human Services Locations

The Department of Human Services has staff working set hours at various locations in the county. Locations and services can be viewed at their website.

Map of Available Resources

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