Assets for hire and housing help in Colorado

Over a number of weeks, CPR Information has rolled out a collection of tales that spotlight individuals struggling to remain housed or discover housing attributable to Colorado’s ongoing reasonably priced housing disaster in addition to the results of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic.

From a person residing in a gap within the land he owns in Park County to a bunch of cellular residence residents who efficiently bought their properties from their landlord, we have explored the problem from the factors of view of individuals from all walks of life. Our reporting additionally led to us assembly a number of individuals who work with organizations that work to alleviate housing points within the state.

Under you’ll discover a number of of these assets and organizations featured in our housing collection. Some work straight to offer assets or refer these in have to the suitable locations the place they might discover assist. 

That is in no way an exhaustive listing of the teams doing this sort of work within the state and we welcome emails options on whom to incorporate.

Colorado Coalition for the Homeless

The group based in 1984 works to offer and join households and people with assist discovering housing, healthcare and another wants. Go to right here for extra data.

The Colorado Secure Parking Initiative

The parking initiative runs a number of websites largely within the Denver space the place individuals can park and sleep safely in a single day of their automobiles. Anybody searching for to remain at one of many Colorado Secure Parking Initiative’s websites will need to have a allow. Apply at

The Golden Ladies Undertaking, Grand Junction

A part of The Joseph Middle in Grand Junction, this program works to seek out housing for ladies in Mesa County who’re 50 years and older. This system can home as much as 5 individuals at a time to assist them discover housing. Go to right here for extra data.

The Joseph Middle additionally offers different companies, together with a day shelter and a few meals companies. Click on right here for extra data.

Lake County Construct A Era

The nonprofit is one which helped a bunch of cellular residence residents in Leadville arrange to buy their properties from their landlord. The group works to coach and arrange residents round quite a few points, together with housing and meals entry. Click on right here for extra data.

United for a New Economic system

This group works primarily in Aurora, Westminster and Commerce Metropolis. Lately it has been working with immigrant residents and households to determine rental help applications and apply for them. Go to right here for extra data.

Different public assets (click on textual content for extra data):

Colorado emergency rental help program

Colorado emergency mortgage help program

Colorado Division of Housing

Denver hire and utility help program

Authorized help for combating an eviction or foreclosures in Denver 

Colorado Low-Revenue Power Help Program (for assist paying residence heating prices)

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