i70 Community Resources
Below is a collection of resources that are offered throughout the I-70 Corridor. BPRD does not endorse nor are we affiliated with any of these resources. If you know of any resources that our community could benefit from that are not listed, please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org. If any of these resources misrepresent themselves, please email the discrepancy to email@example.com.
I-70 Communities That Care
Mission and Vision Statement
I-70 Corridor Communities that Care (CCTC) will strive to provide opportunities for improving youth health in our schools, families, and community at large through educational and economic outreach focusing on youth substance use prevention and safety.
Eastern Plains Youth Soccer Assoc (EPYSA)
The mission for EPYSA is to provide opportunity and training for the youth of the I-70 Corridor in Colorado learning the game of soccer through the development of individual skill, team work, and fair play.
The Colorado Farm Bureau Foundation
has activated a Disaster Fund where 100% of donations will go to Colorado farmers and ranchers affected by the floods. You can donate here: http://on9news.tv/14QTfG9.
Checks can be sent to Colorado Farm Bureau Foundation. Please note Disaster Fund-Colorado Floods in the memo line.
Colorado Farm Bureau Foundation
Attn: Disaster Fund
9177 E. Mineral Circle
Centennial, CO 80112
Red Cross store / Customer Service
Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm EST.
Colorado Talking Book Library
For people who cannot read standard print, The Colorado Talking Book Library provides free service audio, Braille and large-print books and magazines to keep them connected to reading, stories and adventure. Annually CTBL serves more than 7,000 people, http://www.myctbl.org. CTBL serves the blind vision impaired and print disabled. Many people do not realize that "print disability" includes those with MS, Parkinson's, stroke patients, arthritis, chemo, dialysis and surgical patients. This is a fully bilingual service.
The Arapahoe County Weatherization Division installs free energy conservation measures and energy-efficient appliances in low-income households in Adams County and Arapahoe County. The program helps eligible residents to conserve energy and save money on heating and cooling bills, while improving the comfort of their homes year-round. 2016 marked the 40th anniversary of the National Weatherization Assistance Program.
Weatherization services may include:
Eligibility Information- Traditional Weatherization
We can weatherize owner-occupied homes and rentals, including single-family houses, mobile homes and multi-family units up to a four-plex. A home can only receive weatherization services once. All services and materials are provided at no cost to eligible households, and all employees and subcontractors must pass a background check.
Energy Efficiency Home Improvements
For a limited time, special grant funding is available to provide free Energy Efficiency Home Improvements to owner-occupied households (no renters) in Arapahoe County, excluding Aurora households with household incomes at or below 80 percent of adjusted median income (see eligibility requirements for details).
Energy Efficient Requirements
Energy Efficient Application
Discovery Time Kids
Discovery Time Kids is an early learning center that offers pre-school as well as full-time and part-time child care. They are located within our facility down the West hallway.
Please contact Joanna Arnold (owner & director) for more information
TEENS ~ PARENTS ~ SURVIVORS
If you or someone you know is considering suicide or are experiencing another emotional crisis, you may call: 1-800-273-TALK (800-273-8255)
Bennett Youth Wrestling
Bennett Food Bank
1100 W. Colfax Ave.
Bennett Community Center
Open 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. every 1st Saturday. Serves the I-70 Corridor. USDA Foods are distributed on the 3rd Saturday of each month.
For Senior Food Programs ~ Contact Flora Goodnight @ 303.549.2589
Meals on Heels and Wheels
Fridays from 4:00-6:00 pm
Strasburg Community Church
56155 Sunset Avenue, Strasburg
2nd & 4th Mondays at noon lunch is served at Strasburg Community Church for seniors and delivered to shut-ins.
Strasburg Parks & Recreation District
Strasburg Parks & Recreation District is located at:
1932 Burton St, Strasburg, CO 80136
Contact: (303) 622-9767
Deer Trail Food Bank
Deer Trail Babtist Church
594 3rd Ave
Deer Trail, CO 80105
Morgan Community College (MCC)
Serving Agate, Bennett, Byers, Deer Trail, and Strasburg high schools.
Educational partners with I-70 corridor high schools
A head start on college
A.A., A.S., A.A.S. & A.G.S. degrees
Sophomore Scholars Program
280 Colfax Ave
PO Box 554
Bennett CO 80102
Energy Outreach Colorado -
Helping Coloradans Afford Home Energy
ADAMS COUNTY ASSISTANCE
Agency Name: Adams County Housing Authority
Address:7190 Colorado Blvd 6th Floor
Phone: (303) 227-2090
Fax: (303) 227-2098
Hours: 8am - 5pm, M-F. Must be Adams County resident.
Agency Name: Goodwill Industries of Denver ( Out Of Funds )
Address: 6850 Federal Blvd
Hours: 8am - 4:30pm, M-F. Call ahead for appointment. Offices in locations throughout the state. Call for more info.
Agency Name: Inter-Church ARMS ( Out Of Funds )
Address: 6750 Carr St, Rm 200 (inside Arvada United Methodist Church)
Phone: (303) 424-6283
Fax: (303) 456-4892
Hours: Mon 11am - 3pm, Tues 12-2pm, Wed 10am - 3pm, Thu 9am - 2pm. Call ahead to schedule appointment. Must be resident of Adams, Broomfield, Denver or Jefferson County.
Agency Name: Jefferson Center for Mental Health
Address: 70 Executive Center, 4851 Independence St
City: Wheat Ridge
Hours: 8:30am - 5pm, M-F. Call ahead to schedule an appointment.
Agency Name: Metro Caring
Address: 1100 E 18th Ave
Hours: 9am - 3pm, M-F. Call at 4pm on Tuesdays to leave msg. with name and acct #. Clients will receive call back to schedule appointment for financial education class. Must complete class prior to receiving assistance.
Agency Name: Salvation Army - Denver ( Out Of Funds )
Address: 1370 Pennsylvania
Phone: (303) 295-3366
Call 303-295-3366 for an appointment and center locations. Call center is open 9am - 3pm, M-F.
Agency Name: Senior Assistance Center
Address: 2839 W 44th Ave
Phone: (303) 455-9642
Hours: 9am - 2pm, M-Th. Appointments preferred. Must be 55 or older.
Agency Name: The Home Front Cares ( Out Of Funds )
Address: 1120 N Circle Suite 7
City: Colorado Springs
Phone: Helpline: (719) 434-1501
Leave message on Helpline to receive return call within 1 business day. Must have served in the military.
- See more at: http://www.energyoutreach.org/get-help/find-local-agency#sthash.kTRBU2w0.dpuf
Agency Name: St. Vincent De Paul Society ( Out Of Funds )
Address: 2250 Harrison St
Call ahead for additional information and to schedule an appointment.
Agency Name: Almost Home ( Out Of Funds )
Address: 231 N Main St
Phone: (303) 659-6199
Fax: (303) 659-8859
Hours: 9am - 5pm, M-F. Call ahead for appointment. Service Area: Adams and Southern Weld County (Ft. Lupton, Hudson, Keenesburg, Lochbuie, Prospect Valley, Wattenburg)
Agency Name: Catholic Charities of Denver
Address: 6240 Smith Road
Phone: (303) 742-0828
Agency Name: City of Arvada ( Out Of Funds )
Address: 8001 Ralston Rd
Phone: (720) 898-7496
Hours: 8am - 5pm, M-F. Call ahead for appointment. Must be resident of City of Arvada.Residents of Arvada only
Agency Name: Denver Indian Family Resource Center ( Out Of Funds )
Address: 7596 W Jewell Ave, Suite 305
Hours: 8am - 5pm, M-F. Appointments preferred. Must be American Indian/Alaskan Native.
Agency Name: Denver Indian Health and Family Services ( Out Of Funds )
Address: 1633 Fillmore St Suite GL-1
Phone: (303) 953-6600
Tribal members only
Agency Name: Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado
Address: PO Box 39200
City: Colorado Springs
Phone: (719) 442-0007 or (888) 775-5327
Applications accepted via fax, email and mail only. Call 719-442-0007 and select option 4 or ask a call center representative for an EOC Grant Representative to get EOC applications or information.
Agency Name: Empowerment Program ( Out Of Funds )
Address: 1600 York St
Phone: (303) 320-1989
Hours: 8:30am - 5pm. Closed for lunch from 12-1. Women only.
Agency Name: Family Tree
Address: 3805 Marshall St Ste 100
City: Wheat Ridge
Phone: (303) 467-2604
Hours: 8:30am - 4pm M, W, Thu, F. 9-11am Tues. Appointments not required but helpful.
Agency Name: Seniors' Resource Center ( Out Of Funds )
Address: 3227 Chase St
City: Wheat Ridge
Phone: (303) 238-8151
Hours: 8am - 5pm, M-F. Appointments strongly preferred. Must be 55 yrs or older and resident of Adams, Clear Creek, Gilpin or Jefferson County.