Resources for People Experiencing Homelessness

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

Perscription 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)
  • Blackbird Outreach (719-387-1315)
  • 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 (719-884-2370)
  • Silver Key Meals on Wheels (719-884-2370)
  • 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 (719-896-2560)
  • Child Welfare Hotline (1-800-422-4453, National and 1-844-264-5437, El Paso County)
  • Child Abuse Hotline (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

  • Urban Peak (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 Client Services (719-866-6282) 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 (719-375-8794)
  • Springs Rescue Resource Advocate Program (719-314-2376)
  • Social Security Office (888-880-0688, 1-800-772-1213)
  • El Paso County Department of Human Services (719-636-0000)
  • Community Care of Central Colorado (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)

Legal Services

  • The Justice Center of the El Paso County Bar Association - Pro Bono Program (719-473-6212)
  • Colorado Legal Services (719-471-0380)
  • Ask-A-Lawyer (N/A)
  • Call-A-Lawyer (719-471-0380)
  • Self Help Center at El Paso County Combined Courts (719-452-5560 or 5561)
  • 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

Main Office - EBT Office
Address: 1675 Garden of the Gods Rd. Third Floor
Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm Monday-Friday
Service: Enrollment in Human Services and benefits programs

 

Fountain Office - EBT Office (719-444-8303)
 Address: Peak Vista Health Center
350 Lyckman Dr, Fountain, CO, 80817
Hours: 8:00am-12:00pm and 1:00pm-4:30pm, Monday-Friday
Service: Enrollment in Human Services and benefits programs

 

Criminal Justice Center (CJC)
Address: 2739 E Las Vegas St.
Hours: 6:00am-5:00pm Monday-Friday
Service: Enrollment in Human Services and benefits programs. Technician can be requested at Front Desk
 
Rocky Mountain Human Services (719-323-2600, phone for Front Desk)
Address: 17 S Weber St.
Hours: 8:00am-3:30pm Monday, Tuesday
Service: Enrollment in Human Services and benefits programs

 

Springs Rescue Mission
Address: 5 W Las Vegas St.
Hours: 6:00am-5:00pm Monday-Friday
Service: Enrollment in Human Services and benefits programs.

 

Urban Peak (homeless teens only ages 15-24)
Address: 423 E Churcharras St.
Hours: 10:00am-3:30pm 1st and 3rd Thursdays
Service: Enrollment in Human Services and benefits programs

 

Championship View-East (719-444-5725)
Address: 5850 Championship View, Suite 120A
Hours: 8:00am-11:30am and 1:00pm-4:30pm, Monday-Friday
Service: Enrollment in Human Services and benefits programs.

 

Calhan Office (719-520-7897)
Address: 328 10th Street, Calhan, CO 80808
Hours: 10:00am-12:00pm and 1:00pm-4:00pm, Wednesday only
Service: Enrollment in Human Services and benefits programs

 

Mt. Carmel Office (719-667-3834)
Address: 530 Communication Circle
Hours: 8:00am-12:00pm, Thursday only
Service: Enrollment in Human Services and benefits programs.

 

4th Judicial Court
Address: 105 E Vermijo Ave
Hours: PPP Hearings, Monday-Friday
Service: Enrollment in Human Services and benefits programs

 

Sand Creek Library
Address: 1821 S Academy Blvd
Hours: 8:30am-5:00pm, Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Service: Enrollment in Human Services and benefits programs.

 

Online Applications - Colorado PEAK
Address: colorado.gov/Peak
Hours: Online applications
Service: Apply online, make changes, view benefits information, access correspondence, submit documentation