WHERE TO GET HELP GUIDE

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

PEAK-TO-PEAK MOUNTAIN RESOURCES:

Kristi Venditti, 720-422-7813, kristi@EFAA.org

EFAA's Mountain Resource Liaison, serving Boulder County's mountain communities including Nederland, Coal Creek, Ward, Jamestown, Gold Hill and unincorporated mountain communities in the Boulder Valley School District.

Mountain Office Nederland Community Center, 750 Hwy 72 N, Nederland, CO

[for additional information see Emergency Family Assistance Association (EFAA) under Emergency Funds & Assistance]

 

Rebecca Major, 303-525-3106, rebecca@ourcenter.org

OUR Center's Mountain Resource Liaison, serving Boulder County's mountain communities including Allenspark, Raymond, Riverside, Lyons and unincorporated mountain communities in the St. Vrain Valley School District.

[for additional information see Outreach United Resource Center, Inc. (OUR Center) under Emergency Funds & Assistance]

 

Ari Goodman, 720-507-2969, ari@cpwd.org

Peak to Peak Center for People with Disabilities Mountain Liaison

[for additional information see Center for People with Disabilities under Disabilities]

 

Claudia Schauffler, 303-517-0039, nedadvocate@gmail.com

NICHE (Nederland Inter-agency Council for Homeless Encampments) advocate and outreach for families and individuals experiencing homelessness in the woods.

 

 
GOVERNMENTS

BOULDER COUNTY

The Boulder County website has links to multiple services and support: Mental Health, Caregivers, Seniors, People with Disabilities, Parents & Teens, Veterans.

Click the "Families & Adults" page at www.bouldercounty.org

GILPIN COUNTY

See the Gilpin County website for connection to multiple services.

www.gilpincounty.org

STATE OF COLORADO PEAK

The PROGRAM ELIGIBILITY AND APPLICATION KIT (PEAK) is an online service for Coloradans to learn about, screen, apply for and manage medical, food, cash, early childhood program and transit benefits.

www.colorado.gov/peak

 
ADVOCACY ORGANIZATIONS

PEAK TO PEAK HUMAN SERVICES TASK FORCE  

We are a group of human service organizations and agencies that meet once a month to share information and expand services to mountain residents. We publish this guide, and hold a Human Services Fair near Thanksgiving in Nederland

Dennis Whalen, Chairperson, 303-862-1501, dennis.w.whalen@gmail.com

Janette Taylor, Coordinator 303-258-3586 janette.taylor@forethought.net

http://P2PHHS.org

INTER-MOUNTAIN ALLIANCE

The Inter Mountain Alliance is an advocacy group of mountain community leaders who meet once a month. This group focuses on connecting our mountain communities and emergency preparedness.

NICHE

The Nederland Inter-agency Council for Homeless Encampments (NICHE) is a partnership guided by the Community Church and supported by several government offices, law enforcement agencies, human services organizations, and other groups affected by issues regarding homeless camping in the mountains. Council Leader, Rev Hansen Wendlandt, ncpcpastor@gmail.com, 303-258-3579

MOUNTAIN HEALTH COLLABORATIVE

The Mountain Health Collaborative is comprised of local health professional members who volunteer during disasters in the Peak to Peak Region to meet immediate health needs, with the overall community goals of increasing resilience and accelerating post-disaster recovery rate. To join the Mountain Health Collaborative, contact richard@peaktopeakcounseling.com or call 303-258-7454 extension 2.

 
HELPLINES

 

DIAL 2-1-1

United Way’s 2-1-1 is a free, multilingual phone service that is staffed and available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Callers are referred to non-emergency health and human services along the Front Range.

NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE

This is a privately funded, confidential hotline, providing crisis counseling 24/7.

800-273-8255  www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

 
NON-EMERGENCY FIRE & POLICE CONTACTS

 

PUBLIC SAFETY

Nederland Marshal 303-258-3250 (weekdays)

Boulder County Sheriff Dispatch  303-441-4444 (after hours)

Gilpin County Sheriff  303-582-5500 

FIRE DEPARTMENTS (non-emergency numbers)

Nederland       303-258-9161      Allenspark   303-747-0145

Sugarloaf         303-442-1050      Timberline  303-582-5768

 
 
ADDICTION TREATMENT

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS / AL-ANON

Meetings held at:

St Rita’s Catholic Church, 326 Hwy 119, Nederland AA
Tuesdays and Fridays, 7:00 pm / Al-Anon, Mondays, 7:00 pm

Nederland Veterinary Hospital, 646 Hwy 119 South, Nederland
Thursdays, 8:00 am

Call 303-618-0458 for more information.

LEAF/LYONS

In addition to offering individual and group mental wellness care, LEAF offers individual and group Addictions Recovery services in the Greater Lyons area

- Services are no cost, or very low cost. Medicaid is welcome

- Send confidential email to mentalwellness@leaflyons.org or call 720-295-9227

- Learn more at http://leaflyons.org

MENTAL HEALTH PARTNERS 24/7 WALK-IN CRISIS CENTER & ADDICTION SERVICES, BOULDER COUNTY

3180 Airport Rd
Boulder, Colorado 80301

Walk-In Crisis Phone: 1-844-493-TALK

DeTox & Crisis Service, Phone: 303-441-1281

www.mhpcolorado.org

 

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS

Meetings held at Nederland Community Presbyterian Church, 210 North Jefferson St, Nederland
Mondays, 7:00 pm

More information at NederlandNarcoticsAnonymous@gmail.com

 
ANIMAL RESCUE & REHABILITATION

BOULDER COUNTY ANIMAL CONTROL

Animal Control investigates cases involving domesticated animals, animal bites, abused or neglected animals, dogs running at large, sick or injured animals, and barking dogs.

Incidents involving wildlife (eg. bears, deer, elk, mountain lions, and the like) and hunting violations are typically referred to Colorado Parks & Wildlife (303-297-1192).

303-441-3626

COLORADO HORSE RESCUE

This non-profit provides shelter, care, and rehab for horses.

720-494-141410386 North 65th St, Longmont    www.chr.org

 

GREENWOOD WILDLIFE REHAB CENTER

303-823-8455   www.greenwoodwildlife.org

CHILDCARE & EDUCATION

CARIBOU MOUNTAIN PRESCHOOL

Caribou provides preschool for 3 and 4 year olds.
Caribou follows the Nederland Elementary School schedule (BVSD calendar).
Tuition based program (free to qualifying families)
Call Johnnie Lefaiver, 720-561-4833 or visit www.ece.bvsd.org
Tuesday - Friday, half days, either:
8:30 am - 11:30 am or 12:30pm - 3:30pm

Extended day options available.

CHINOOK WEST ALTERNATIVE HIGH SCHOOL

Housed in the TEENS, Inc. building, is an accredited, Boulder School District contract school.
303-258-3821   151 East St, Nederland 

Monday - Thursday, 3:30 pm - 7 pm, Friday, 3:30 pm - 10 pm

www.teensinc.org
www.facebook.com/teensinc

 

EAGLES’ NEST EARLY LEARNING CENTER

Eagles’ Nest cares for infants, toddlers, and preschool children (8 weeks thru 6 years).

* CCAP / Sliding Scale / Private pay payment options

303-582-0895

10655 Hwy 119, Black Hawk (Next to Gilpin RE-1 School)

Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

www.eaglesnestelc.org

GILPIN COUNTY SCHOOL K-12

10595 Highway 119, Black Hawk, CO 80422

303-582-3444

Montessori Program Pre-K to 5th grade

jschmidt@gilpin.k12.co.us

 

GOLD HILL SCHOOL

890 Main Street, Gold Hill (Boulder) CO 80302

720-561-5940

NEDERLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

1 Sundown Trail, Nederland, CO 80466

Main Office:

720-561-4800 - Transportation 720-561-6240

Attendance:  720-561-4802  Fax Number: 720-561-4801

School Office Hours: Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

School Hours: K-5 - 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

There is recess supervision from 8:15 to 8:30 daily

NEDERLAND MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL

597 County Road 130, Nederland, CO 80466

Main Office: 720-561-4900

Fax Number: 720-561-4901

Attendance: 720-561-4902      Mon-Fri 8:30-3:45

NEW EXPLORERS LEARNING CENTER

A preschool for children 2 ½ years of age through 6 years of age.

* CCAP / Private pay

303-258-0390

391 West 1st St, Nederland (above RTD Park-n-Ride)

Monday - Friday, 7:30 am - 5:30 pm

www.teensinc.org

WILD BEAR NATURE CENTER

The Nature Center is open to the visitors free of charge, nearly every day throughout the year. It is also an inclusive facility, licensed for school age childcare (ages 5 and older) year-round. Wild Bear provides environmental education programs, workshops and special events, including summer camp (ages 5-15), no-school-day/full day nature camps (ages 5-12), after-school nature enrichment (ages 5-12), and Bear Cubs (ages 3-5). A shuttle runs from Boulder to Nederland and back for summer camp.

* CCAP / Sliding Scale / Scholarships / Private pay        303-258-0495

20 Lakeview Dr, Caribou Shopping Center, Nederland

Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

www.wildbear.org

For childcare financial assistance, see "Families with Children" section.

 

 

CLOTHING

ALLENSPARK COMMUNITY CLOTHES CLOSET

The Clothes Closet offers clean, gently used clothing – free for clients of the Community Cupboard Food Bank, which operates on the first and third Wednesdays every month.

14863 Colorado Hwy 7, Allenspark (Allenspark Old Gallery)

303-747-2906

First and third Wednesdays, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

and during Old Gallery open hours.

www.theoldgallery.org

 

NEDERLAND COMMUNITY CLOTHING CLOSET

The Clothing Closet offers clean, gently-used free clothing for all ages. It is volunteer-run, operated by the Nederland Food Pantry, and open for shopping and donations during pantry hours. Contact Annette at  nfpcloset@gmail.com with questions or to volunteer.

750 Hwy 72 North, Nederland (Nederland Community Center, first door on west end)

Every Saturday and the first & last Thursday each month, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

www.nederlandfoodpantry.org

 

 
DENTAL

DENTAQUEST

DentaQuest is the Administrative Services Organization (ASO) that administers the Health First Colorado and Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) dental benefits. DentaQuest helps Health First Colorado members understand their dental benefit, locate a dental provider, processes dental claims and answers any questions about dental benefits.

DentaQuest Health First Colorado Member Services: 1-855-225-1729 TTY: 711

DentaQuest CHP+ Member Services: 1-888-307-6561

Available Monday-Friday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm

To login to see dental benefits http://www.dentaquest.com/Colorado, visit memberaccess.dentaquest.com

DENTAL AID

Dental Aid offers Cleanings, X-Rays, Exams, General Dentistry, Complete Restoration, Sealants, Extractions, Fillings, Crowns, Bridges and Partials, and other Orthodontia.

* Reduced Fees schedule / CHP+ / Medicaid accepted

303-499-7072

4155 Darley Ave, Boulder

Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

www.dentalaid.org

 
DISABILITIES

AUDIO INFORMATION NETWORK OF COLORADO 

Tune into this Fort Collins-based radio station, with programs in English and Spanish, for news, household tips, etc. www.aincolorado.org

 

CENTER FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES

CPWD offers services for individuals with physical, mental, emotions and cognitive disabilities.

Peak to Peak CPWD mountain liaison: Ari Goodman, 720-507-2969, ari@cpwd.org

Boulder Office: 1675 Range Street

Longmont Office: 615 North Main St

Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm / Friday 8:00 am - Noon

303-442-8662 / info@cpwd.org

 

ENSIGHT SKILLS CENTER

Ensight is an accredited, professional center for low vision services to enhance the lives of those who are struggling with vision loss.

303-757-4500 for evaluation appointment (once per month)

 

GILPIN COUNTY PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION PROGRAM FOR SENIORS AND DISABLED VETERANS

A property-tax exemption is available to senior citizens, surviving spouses of senior citizens, and disabled veterans. For those who qualify, 50 percent of the first $200,000 in actual value of their primary residence is exempted from property taxation. The state pays the exempted portion of the property tax.     Contact the Assessor at 303-582-5451

HOLISTIC HOMESTEAD

The Holistic Homestead is a nonprofit serving the Peak to Peak region with a mission to improve health and wellness through education, outreach and advocacy. The Holistic Homestead coordinates free Used Durable Medical Equipment lending closets providing gently used walkers, wheelchairs, toilet risers, crutches, etc. We accept donations of gently used equipment that is clean and in good working order, and deliver needed medical equipment to your door. This service is grant funded in partnership with the Mountain Forum for Peace.

Please call (303) 582-3001 or e-mail connect@theholistichomestead.org for information.

 
DISASTER INFORMATION

BOULDER COUNTY OFFICE OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

OEM has current information about emergencies occurring in our communities. Sign up for emergency messages via phone, cell, text, email, and access their Emergency Preparedness Guide.

To receive emergency notifications by text, email or phone:

https://member.everbridge.net/index/453003085612231#/login

303-441-3390

3280 Airport Rd, Boulder

www.boulderoem.com

BOULDER COUNTY EMERGENCY INFORMATION

Find more information about local emergencies, and sign-up for emergency alerts.

Dial 9-1-1 for emergencies

For non-emergencies, please call dispatch at 303-441-4444.

www.bouldercounty.org/safety/emergency

BOULDER COUNTY LIVE AUDIO FEEDS

www.broadcastify.com/listen/ctid/247

ROAD CONDITIONS

www.cotrip.org/roadconditions.htm

FOR FIRES

To reduce your risk of losing your home to wildfire, visit:

www.wildfirepartners.org

For large fires, see the Federal incident website:

https://inciweb.nwcg.gov

FOR NEDERLAND

www.nederlandco.org

www.nedweather.com/Nederland-Weather-Forecast.aspx

FOR MAGNOLIA ROAD

www.facebook.com/groups/419531618098523 (Magnolia Fire Watch)

www.facebook.com/groups/magnolia.road.news (Magnolia Road News)

(Membership required on group pages.)

FOR WARD AND JAMESTOWN

www.quicktopic.com/19/H/ttG9iqmEC2K

 

GILPIN & JEFFERSON COUNTY INFORMATION

Nathan Whittington, 2960 Dory Hill Road Suite 300, Black Hawk, CO 80422

(303) 515-4320 -- Office, (303) 582-3813 -- Fax

https://www.gilpincountysheriff.com/emergency-management

https://www.facebook.com/GilpinCountyOEM/

http://www.jeffcosheriff.blogspot.com (only activated in emergencies)

https://www.colorado.gov/timberlinefire

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE/ VICTIMS OF VIOLENCE

FOR IMMEDIATE HELP, DIAL 9-1-1

BLUE SKY BRIDGE

Blue Sky Bridge provides child victims and their families with support in a safe and child-focused environment. They offer forensic interviews with child victims of abuse, neglect, or who witness violent crimes, as well as support services for non-offending care givers, including crisis intervention, therapy referrals, and assistance with victim compensation. All services are free of charge

2617 Iris Hollow Place, Boulder    303-444-1388 / info@blueskybridge.org

Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

www.blueskybridge.org

 

SAFEHOUSE PROGRESSIVE ALLIANCE FOR NONVIOLENCE   

Safehouse serves female survivors of domestic violence and their children impacted by domestic or dating violence.

24-hour crisis hotline: 303-444-2424

Office: 303-449-8623

835 North St, Boulder, info@safehousealliance.org

www.safehousealliance.org

SAFE SHELTER OF ST. VRAIN VALLEY

Safe Shelter of St. Vrain Valley provides free, bilingual (Spanish/English) inclusive, accessible and comprehensive safety, support and resources to individuals and their children impacted by relationship abuse in its 24/7 Emergency Shelter and nonresidential facilities.

24/7 Crisis Line: 303-772-4422

Office: 303-772-0432

82 21st Avenue, Longmont, CO 80501

www.safeshelterofstvrain.org

EMERGENCY FUNDS & ASSISTANCE

CANYON CARES OF COAL CREEK

Canyon Cares provides financial assistance to individuals and families in Coal Creek Canyon, Nederland and rural Gilpin County experiencing short term crisis. Help is available with housing costs, heating, food, transportation, health expenses, school supplies, and more.

720-515-1129

www.canyoncares.org

EMERGENCY FAMILY ASSISTANCE ASSOCIATION

EFAA offers assistance to Boulder County Residents, with minor medical costs, short-term and transitional housing programs, housing deposit and rent assistance, assistance with

energy-related utilities (gas, electric, propane), as well as food and transportation assistance.

 

EFAA’s Mountain Resource Liaison Kristi Vendetti has an office in the Nederland Community Center on the 2nd floor but is also available to visit participants. Call 720-422-7813 for an appointment. She is also available for appointments in other Peak to Peak communities.
Mountain Resource Liaison, 720-442-7813

Mountain Office Nederland Community Center, 750 Hwy 72 N, Nederland, CO

EFAA: 1575 Yarmouth Ave, Boulder

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

And Wednesday, Noon - 4:00 pm

303-442-3042

www.efaa.org

LYONS BASIC NEEDS & RESOURCE MATCHING

Limited financial grants to Lyons area residents to help meet basic needs

Referrals to other supporting agencies

Email info@leaflyons.org or call 720-864-4309 to make an appointment, or drop in Lyons Community Church (350 Main Street in Lyons) on Wednesdays from 10am to 5pm

leaflyons.org

 

NEDERLAND COMMUNITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

NCPC’s Deacon's Fund offers financial assistance to individuals and families experiencing short term financial crisis. Funds are available for various support, such as: medical bills, auto repairs, home heating assistance, school supplies, childcare, scholarships, grief support. We also sometimes have groups that help with mission projects, like wheelchair ramps or home weatherization.

Rev. Hansen Wendlandt 303-258-3579 / ncpcpastor@gmail.com

210 North Jefferson St, Nederland  

www.nederlandcpc.org

OUTREACH UNITED RESOURCE CENTER, INC. (OUR CENTER)

OUR Center offers assistance to Boulder County residents living in Allenspark, Raymond, Riverside, Lyons and adjacent areas of unincorporated Boulder County that are located in the St. Vrain Valley School District OUR Center can provide mountain residents rent & utility assistance, supplemental groceries and clothing, access to eyeglasses and eye exams, referrals for emergency shelter for families with children, and referrals to temporary and/or permanent housing for homeless adults/households. OUR Center’s Mountain Resource Liaison, Rebecca Major, sees walk-in appointments in Lyons at the Community Church Food Bank the 2nd, 4th and periodic 5th Wednesdays of each month; and is in Allenspark at The Old Gallery Community Cupboard the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month.  Rebecca also is available by appointment at 303-525-3106 (please leave message or text).

 

OUR Center:    220 Collyer Street, Longmont 80501

                        Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday  8 AM – 5 PM

                        Tuesday  8 AM – 6 PM

                        Saturday and Sunday, lunch only  11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

                        303-772-5529

                        www.ourcenter.org

 

 
EMPLOYMENT

CONNECTING COLORADO

This is a statewide on-line job search site with numerous filters by city and county.

www.connectingcolorado.com

GILPIN COUNTY COLORADO WORKS

The Colorado Works Program serves low income families with children by providing income assistance and supportive services to help participants become and remain self- sufficient.

303-582-5444

WORKFORCE BOULDER COUNTY

Workforce offers a Computer Resource Center, assessment tools, career counseling, referrals to job openings, training scholarships, development workshops, and help with resume writing, interviewing skills, job seeker events. See their website for job fairs and informational sessions.

303-413-7555

5755 Central Ave, Suite B, Boulder, CO 80301

Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

www.wfbc.org

 

 
FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN

BOULDER COUNTY CHILD CARE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

The Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) provides financial assistance to eligible low-income families who need child care benefits for children from birth to age 12. If you are eligible, a portion of the total child care cost will be paid. You will be required to pay a portion of the childcare costs directly to the provider based on family size and income. You apply in the county where you live. Questions: ccap@bouldercounty.org. Please visit our website: www.bouldercountychildcare.org for an application found under forms.

COLORADO WORKS / TEMPORARY AID TO NEEDY FAMILIES

TANF is a federal program that provides cash assistance to needy families with dependent children. An application for Colorado Works is also considered for food assistance, Medicaid, and child support services. Child care assistance, transportation, job training and other supportive services are available for job seekers.

Visit Boulder County Housing & Human Services to see if you are eligible and to apply:

http://www.bouldercounty.org/family/financial/pages/hhstanf.aspx

DENTAQUEST

DentaQuest is the Administrative Services Organization (ASO) that administers the Health First Colorado and Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) dental benefits. DentaQuest helps Health First Colorado members understand their dental benefit, locate a dental provider, processes dental claims and answers any questions about dental benefits.

DentaQuest Health First Colorado Member Services: 1-855-225-1729 TTY: 711

DentaQuest CHP+ Member Services: 1-888-307-6561 Available Monday-Friday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm. To login to see dental benefits, visit memberaccess.dentaquest.com

http://www.dentaquest.com/Colorado

 

GILPIN COUNTY COLORADO CHILD CARE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

CCCAP provides day care financial assistance to families who meet income guidelines.

303-582-5444

GILPIN COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES

For emergencies, dial law enforcement at 911.

For non-emergencies, if no one is available, leave a message.

303-582-5444 

2960 Dory Hill Road, Suite 100, Black Hawk (Gilpin County Justice Center)

Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

NED MAMAS

Nedmamas (includes Papas, too) provides networking about child rearing or behavior, locating a healthcare provider, finding out about family-related events in the area, and to buy/sell child related items. You must apply for access to the discussion group/mailing.

www.nedmamas.com

 

 
FINANCIAL COUNSELING

ADULT FINANCIAL SERVICES GILPIN COUNTY

Call for information about Old Age Pension (OAP), Aid to the Needy Disabled (AD), Aid to the Blind (ABT), and the Supplemental Security Income/Colorado Supplement (SSI/CS) programs. 303-582-5444

BOULDER COUNTY PERSONAL FINANCE PROGRAM

The program offers expertise in creating individualized spending plans and methods for sticking to it; coaching on getting back on track financially; advice on student loans, the home buying process, credit improvement, debt reduction, foreclosure prevention, reverse mortgages, and more. Contact for free and confidential individual appointments and group workshops.

Becky Thelen, AFC

720-564-2279 /  personalfinance@bouldercounty.org

www.bouldercountypfp.org

 

 
FOOD ASSISTANCE

ALLENSPARK COMMUNITY CUPBOARD

No questions asked, the Cupboard is open to anyone who needs assistance with food, fresh produce, meats, as well as non-perishables. Deliveries can be made if needed.

Linda White

303-747-9172 / stvrain3@aol.com

14863 Hwy 7, Allenspark (The Old Gallery)

1st  and 3rd Wednesday, 2 - 4 pm

BOULDER COUNTY SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

(Formerly known as Food Stamps)

SNAP assists individuals and families with a portion of their monthly food costs. A Quest EBT Card is issued, which looks and works like a debit card at the grocery store.

https://www.bouldercounty.org/families/food/food-assistance/

GILPIN COUNTY FOOD ASSISTANCE

Programs include SNAP (Food Stamps) for income qualified individuals or families.

303-582-5444

 

GILPIN COUNTY FOOD BANK (AND TEFAP COMMODITIES)

2960 Dory Hill Rd, Suite 100, Black Hawk (Gilpin County Justice Center)

Tuesday and Thursday, 1:30 - 4:00 pm

LOVIN’ CUP COMMUNITY SOUP KITCHEN

Share a free, nutritious meal in a social setting for the community and those in need.

303-258-1113, call for date & time.  The Deli at 8236, 34 East First St, Nederland

LYONS COMMUNITY FOOD PANTRY

Lyons Community Church, Lower Level

350 Main Street in Lyons

Wednesdays 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Lyons area residents can attend the Food Pantry each week to access nutrition and community

leaflyons.org

LYONS MEALS ON WHEELS

Available Monday through Friday

Hot meals and warm “hellos” to people in the Greater Lyons area who are unable to shop for or prepare at least one nutritious meal each day

Cost is based on a generous sliding scale, with no one turned away for inability to pay

Call 720-507-5480 or visit leaflyons.org to set up delivery or learn more

NEDERLAND FOOD PANTRY

Check-in on 1st & last Thursday in the Multipurpose room of the Nederland Community Center, or in the Food Pantry Room 106 on Saturdays (access via the West Wing door). Bring proof of residence for first time sign-up. The Pantry often has special dietary foods, including limited diabetic, vegetarian, gluten-free items.

720-418-0892

Nederland Community Center, 750 Hwy 72 North, Nederland

Every Saturday and the first & last Thursday each month, 10:00 am - Noon, evening hours 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p. m. first Thursday of each month

www.nederlandfoodpantry.org

PASTOR'S PANTRY COMMUNITY FOOD DISTRIBUTION

303-642-3201

73 Gross Dam Rd, Golden (Whispering Pines Church in Coal Creek Canyon)

Every Wednesday, 3:00 - 5:00 pm

www.whispering-pines-church.org

SUMMER SOCKS & SANDWICHES

Socks & Sandwiches offers a free meal for homeless campers, local families, children, and anyone in need. Socks, hygiene products, trash bags, and other items of support are available.

210 North Jefferson, Nederland (Nederland Community Presbyterian Church) Thursdays at noon between Memorial Day and Labor Day

 
HEALTH INSURANCE

BOULDER COUNTY CONNECT FOR HEALTH COLORADO

Connect for Health Colorado offers account creation, selecting a health insurance plan, applying for tax credits and other forms of financial assistance, enrolling in a plan, trouble-shooting problems. See the Connect website for community outreach and presentations.

* FREE in-person appointments are available in Boulder, no charge for services.

855-PLANS-4-YOU (855-752-6749) or 303-441-1000 (TTY: 855-346-3432)

3460 Broadway, Boulder

Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

www.connectforhealthco.org

 

HEALTH COVERAGE GUIDE FOR GILPIN COUNTY

Medicaid advice for Gilpin County:

Bonnie Albrecht 303-582-5803

For Connect for Health call Colorado Customer Service at 855-752-6749.

GILPIN COUNTY CHILD HEALTH PLAN PLUS

Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) is a low cost health insurance program for uninsured Colorado children ages 18 and under, whose families earn or own too much to qualify for Medicaid, but cannot afford private insurance. 303-582-5444

 

 
HOUSING

BOULDER COUNTY HOUSING AUTHORITY

BCHA administers programs to serve low-income families, military veterans, and families involved in the child-welfare system. Programs include: Housing Choice Vouchers, Project-Based Vouchers, HUD-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing, Tenant-Based Rental Assistance, Family Unification Program (for child welfare and youth transitioning out of county foster care).

303-441-1000 (TTY: 800-659-3656)

www.bouldercounty.org/family/housing/pages/subsidizedhousing.aspx

NEDERLAND PUBLIC HOUSING

1)  Prime Haven: subsidized housing for seniors (60+), and adults with physical disabilities (6 units)

Application: www.bouldercounty.org/doc/hhs/waitlistapplicationupdatedprime haven.pdf

2)  Rodeo Court: affordable housing for families (four 2-bedroom and two 3-bedroom units)

3)  Beaver Creek Apartments: affordable and Section 8 apartments (1-bedroom) for adults (12 units)

www.bouldercounty.org/doc/hhs/hhsrentappeng.pdf

PEAK HOUSING SUB-COMMITTEE

This group advocates for housing policy & practice, connects people in need to existing programs, and volunteers do weatherization and maintenance.

Hansen Wendlandt, ncpcpastor@gmail.com

or Janette Taylor, Janette.Taylor@Forethought.net

 
LEGAL AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES

BOULDER COUNTY LEGAL SERVICES

Offers access to high-quality, civil legal services for low-income and vulnerable populations. Online application.  Reduced Fees Schedule

303-449-7575, call for intake

315 West South Boulder Rd, #205, Louisville Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

www.coloradolegalservices.org

BOULDER COUNTY ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES

Investigates allegations of abuse, neglect, and financial exploitation of at-risk adults. (Boulder County residents only)

24 hour hotline: 303-441-1309  (TTY: 800-659-3656)

BOULDER COUNTY CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES

Investigates allegations of child abuse and neglect. (Boulder County residents only)

24 hour hotline: 303-441-1309  (TTY: 800-659-3656)

BOULDER COUNTY FAMILY COURT FACILITATOR

Offers mediation, forms and assistance, divorce/custody orientation, and more. (Boulder County residents only).

* Free service

303-441-3739 (leave a message)

1777 6th St, 3rd floor, Boulder

Monday - Thursday, 8:30 am - 4:00 pm (Thursdays at Noon in Courtroom J) Friday, 8:00 am - Noon

 

GILPIN COUNTY COMBINED VICTIM SERVICES

2960 Dory Hill Road, Suite 300 (Gilpin County Justice Center)

Office hours: 303-582-5926

After hours: Gilpin County Dispatch at 303-582-5500

GILPIN COUNTY CHILD PROTECTION SERVICES

CPS investigates and may offer intervention in suspected cases of child abuse and/or neglect. The reporting person's name remains confidential. Call the statewide child abuse and neglect hotline: 844-CO-4-KIDS (844-264-5437)

GILPIN COUNTY ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES

Investigates and may offer intervention in cases of suspected abuse, neglect, or exploitation of seniors. Always confidential. Statewide hotline 1-844-264-5437

 

 
LIBRARIES, PUBLIC

GILPIN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY

15131 Highway 119, Black Hawk, CO 80422

Phone: 303-582-5777

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

            Tuesday & Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

            Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Sunday Closed

www.gilpinlibrary.org

LYONS REGIONAL LIBRARY

451 4th Avenue, Lyons, CO 80540

303-823-5165

Hours: Monday, Thursday, Friday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

            Tuesday, Wednesday 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

            Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

            Sunday Closed

https://lyons.colibraries.org

NEDERLAND COMMUNITY LIBRARY

200 Highway 72 N. PO Box 836  Nederland CO 80466

303-258-1101

Hours: Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

            Friday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

            Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

            Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

https://nederland.colibraries.org

 
MEDICAL

AUTISM SOCIETY OF BOULDER COUNTY

This nonprofit service helps individuals and families with autism, primarily in Broomfield and Boulder counties.

720-272-8231 www.autismboulder.org

BOULDER COUNTY AIDS PROJECT

BCAP offers free HIV testing, with confidential services and case management.

303-444-6121

2118 14th St, Boulder

Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:30 pm www.bcap.org

CLINICA FAMILY HEALTH SERVICES (formerly People's Clinic)

Clinica offers general medical services, adults and pediatric, immunizations and vaccinations, obstetrics and gynecology, acute, chronic, and preventive care, routine check-ups, physicals, health screenings, family planning and birth control, some mental health services and dental services (available for registered patients).

* Most medical insurance accepted, including Medicare / CHP+ / Medicaid / CICP (CO Indigent Care Program) / sliding fee scale (proof of income needed)

303-650-4460

2525 13th St, Boulder

www.clinica.org

COLUMBINE FAMILY CARE - DR MICHAEL CAMARATA

Dr Camarata is a family physician offering personalized care and a full spectrum of medical services to his clients, including testing and referrals.Closed Wednesday mornings; by appointment only.

303-258-9355 / columbinefamily@gmail.com

20 Lakeview Dr, #204, Nederland (via Big Springs Drive)

www.columbinefamilycare.com

HEARING LOSS ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA

Offers information, education, and support to individuals and their families with hearing loss. The Boulder chapter hosts monthly meetings.

www.hearinglosscolorado.org

HOLISTIC HOMESTEAD

The Holistic Homestead keeps an inventory of all the partner medical equipment closets along the Peak to Peak (NAS, BCAAA, Columbine Health, Gilpin Seniors & County Public Health), facilitates donations and distribution of equipment. Anyone who needs used durable medical equipment, or would like to donate equipment, clean, and in good working order, can call 303 582 3001 or e-mail connect@theholistichomestead

PLANNED PARENTHOOD OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS

Planned Parenthood offers emergency contraception, general gynecology, abortion services, education referrals, STD testing, treatment, vaccines, and more. All services at this health center are available on a walk-in basis. Scheduled appointments are also available. Not all services are available every day.

* Credit and Debit cards / Cash, Checks, Money Orders /Medicaid / Insurance

800-230-PLAN (800-230-7526) or 303-447-1040

2525 Arapahoe Unit C200,Boulder

Monday, 9:00 am - 7:00pm ; Tuesday, 9:00 am - 6:00pm ;Wednesday, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Thursday, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm; Saturday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

www.pprm.org

TRU PACE

TRU PACE provides and coordinates all healthcare services and support for those who would otherwise need nursing home level of care. PACE helps seniors live comfortably and independently, in their communities, for as long as possible, in Boulder and southwest Weld counties. Once enrolled, you receive all your healthcare needs through them or their contracted providers. You may participate in their day-program, receive physical therapies, in-home services, transportation to appointments, and more.

* Covered by Medicare and/or Medicaid, every participant has their own plan of care.

303-665-0115  2593 Park Ln, Lafayette   pace.trucare.org

 
MENTAL HEALTH

ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION

Call for information on classes and support for caregivers and those affected with dementia and Alzheimer's Disease. 800-272-3900

CAMILLA DYE, NEW GROWTH THERAPY LLC.

110 Snyder Street, Nederland, CO 80466
720-282-1727  Type of services: Psychotherapy/counseling for individual adults, teens, and couples.                          www.newgrowththerapy.net  camillaf.dye@gmail.com

An hour of therapy is $80 for a 50 min session, sliding scale goes from $50 - $80 and is based on ability to pay. Sliding Scale is negotiated during the first visit and is based on an honors system. Also a preferred provider with the Epilepsy Foundation; clients with epilepsy or seizure disorders can get help paying for their counseling by contacting the Epilepsy Foundation at 303-377-9774  or  888-378-9779 (Toll-free). Their website is: https://www.epilepsycolorado.org/  for more information.

CARRIE EVANS, MA ED, LCSW

Tame Your Rhino Therapy and Behavioral Solutions - for children, individuals and families Insurance accepted: Medicaid, Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Cigna and United Behavioral Health

720-260-2901

20 Lakeview Dr. #205 Nederland

www.tameyourrhino.com

CENTER FOR MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS LINE

The Center serves Jefferson, Gilpin and Clear Creek Counties.

Colorado Crisis Line: 844-493-8255

Suicide Hotline: 800-273-8255  

General Information & Appointments: 303-425-0300

LEAF MENTAL HEALTH

  • Individual and group counseling for Lyons area residents

  • Most services at no cost to the client (Medicaid is welcomed!)

Call 720-295-9227 or email MentalWellness@leaflyons.org to make an appointment or learn more

leaflyons.org

MENTAL HEALTH PARTNERS

MHP offers comprehensive psychiatric services for individuals, families, children, and adolescents, through outpatient & inpatient programs. They have school-based and home-based programs. Fee structure based on ability to pay.

303-443-8500  24 Hour Psychiatric Crisis Line, 844-493-TALK (844-493-8255) or text TALK to 38255; MESA Rape Crisis Line, 303-443-7300

1333 Iris Ave, Boulder       www.mhpcolorado.org

NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE

This is a privately funded, confidential hotline, providing crisis counseling 24/7.

800-273-8255

www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

PEAK TO PEAK COUNSELING

Peak to Peak offers counseling for children, teens, adults, families, and couples, as well as group sessions on a variety of topics.

* Sliding scale based on need / no one turned away for financial reasons

303-258-7454 x2 / richard@peaktopeakcounseling.com

159 West 2nd St (Hwy72 N), Nederland

www.peaktopeakcounseling.com

SENIOR REACH

Senior Reach serves older adults by offering in-home counseling by licensed clinical social workers for any Boulder County resident age 60+.  The program provides the services at no cost partially funded by Boulder County HHS grant.  Clients are met in their own homes (or other locations if needed), anywhere in Boulder County (including mountain communities), for +/- 12 sessions.  Support and counseling is available for personal issues such as anxiety, depression, family issues, health challenges, relocation, trauma-related concerns, aging issues and many other areas of concern.  The mission of Senior Reach is to support the well-being, independence and dignity of older adults by educating the community, providing care management and mental health services, and connecting older adults to community resources. Any concerned person can make the referral to the program.

866-217-5808  www.seniorreach.org

 

 
SENIOR SERVICES - General

BOULDER COUNTY AREA AGENCY ON AGING (AAA)

The AAA delivers, funds, and advocates for services that promote well-being, independence, and dignity for older adults, people living with disabilities, family and informal caregivers, and Veterans in Boulder County.

Many of our services are provided at no charge. There are no income eligibility requirements.

AAA Resource Line: 303-441-1617

AAA General Office Line: 303-441-3570

 

Colleen Sinclair, Mountain Options Counselor

Email: csinclair@bouldercounty.org

Nederland Phone: 303-258-3068

Nederland Office: Nederland Community Center (750 Hwy 72 N, Nederland)

Nederland Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; Thursday by appointment

 

Lynette Anderson, Mountain Options Counselor

Email: landerson@bouldercounty.org

Lyons Phone: 303-823-9016

Lyons Office: Walter Self Senior Housing (335 Railroad Ave, Lyons)

Lyons Office Hours: Tuesday and Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Allenspark Phone: 303-747-2592

Allenspark Office: Allenspark Fire Station (14861 CO-7, Allenspark)

Allenspark Office Hours: Thursday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

GILPIN COUNTY MEDICARE SAVINGS PROGRAMS

Medicare Savings Programs help people with low income and asset levels pay for health care coverage, including some or all of Medicare's premiums, and may also pay Medicare deductibles and coinsurance. 303-582-5444

GILPIN COUNTY TRANSPORTATION

Call for transportation for seniors and their spouses living in Gilpin County, including scheduled senior luncheons, grocery shopping, and medical/dental visits. Door-to-door service is provided. 303-515-4292

GILPIN COUNTY PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION PROGRAM

For Seniors and Disabled Vets. Exemption is available to senior citizens, surviving spouses of senior citizens, and disabled veterans.  For those who qualify, 50 percent of the first $200,000 in actual value of their primary residence is exempted from property taxation. The state pays the exempted portion of the property tax. Contact the Assessor at 303-582-5451

SENIOR REACH

Senior Reach serves older adults by offering in-home counseling by licensed clinical social workers for any Boulder County resident age 60+. The program provides the services at no cost. Clients are met in their own homes (or other locations if needed), anywhere in Boulder County (including mountain communities), for +/- 12 sessions. Support and counseling is available for personal issues such as anxiety, depression, family issues, health challenges, relocation, trauma-related concerns, aging issues and many other areas of concern. The mission of Senior Reach is to support the well-being, independence and dignity of older adults by educating the community, providing care management and mental health services, and connecting older adults to community resources Any concerned person can make the referral to the program.     866-217-5808  www.seniorreach.org

TRU PACE  -  A PROGRAM OF ALL-INCLUSIVE CARE FOR THE ELDERLY

TRU PACE provides and coordinates all healthcare services and support for those who

would otherwise need nursing home level of care. PACE helps seniors live comfortably

and independently, in their communities for as long as possible.

TRU PACE is located in Lafayette and serves Seniors in Boulder and southwest Weld

counties. Once enrolled in TRU PACE, you receive all your healthcare needs through them or their contracted providers. You may participate in their day-program, receive physical therapies, in-home services, transportation to appointments and more. PACE services are Medicare and/or Medicaid covered. And every participant has a plan of care developed just for them. 303-665-0115

www.pace.trucare.org

 
SENIOR SERVICES - Nutrition

ALLENSPARK

Join us for nutritious meals in a social setting. Reservations required by preceding

* Payment: Seniors (over 60) is $2.50 and under 60 is $8.00. No senior is turned away for inability to Seniors unable to leave home unassisted may qualify for mealdelivery.

303-747-2888

Memorial Day to Labor Day: Allenspark Community Church.

Labor Day to Memorial Day: Highlands Camp and Retreat Center.

Thursdays at Noon

GILPIN COUNTY HOME DELIVERED MEALS

Call for home delivered meals for seniors who are unable to prepare their own meals and who have no household members that can/will prepare nutritionally balanced meals. Meals are delivered Monday through Friday mornings. 303-515-4292

GILPIN COUNTY NUTRITION AND ACTIVITIES

Call for lunches for seniors and their spouses, served twice a week at the Community Center. The Senior Program also provides educational and recreational activities. Call to be put on the monthly mailing list of a calendar of events

303-515-4292

LYONS BISTRO

Walt Self Senior Housing, 335 Railroad Ave, Lyons, CO

Wednesdays & Fridays, 11:30-12:30

Reservations are required. Please call 2 days in advance (303-441-1415).

* Requested donation: Age 60+ is $3 per meal / under age 60 is $7.50 per meal

(No senior is turned away for inability to pay)

NEDERLAND AREA SENIORS/MOUNTAIN PEAK LIFE

Join us for nutritious meals in a social setting. Reservations are required.

* Requested donation: Age 60+ requested donation is $5 per meal. Under age 60 is $8.25 per lunch, $10 per brunch and $12 per dinner. No senior is turned away for inability to pay. Seniors unable to leave home unassisted may qualify for meal delivery twice a week.

303-258-0799, mountainpeaklife.nas@gmail.com

750 Hwy 72 N, Nederland (Nederland Community Center, Multipurpose Room)

Mondays & Wednesdays at Noon

www.MountainPeakLife.org

 
SENIOR SERVICES - Wellness Programs

 

CULTIVATE

VetsGo provides medical transportation to veterans and their family members throughout Boulder and Broomfield Counties. Volunteers use their own vehicles to provide transportation going as far as the Aurora, Golden and Cheyenne VA facilities

Carry-Out-Caravan: Volunteers take orders, shop for, and deliver groceries to seniors who have transportation or mobility issues.

Fix-It: Volunteers perform minor-safety related - home repairs including grab bar installation and walker repairs.

Yardbusters: Volunteers perform a basic yard clean up either in the Spring, Summer, or Fall to help seniors comply with regulations and reduce falls.

SnowBusters: Volunteers shovel snow to help seniors comply with regulations and to reduce their risk of falling

RSVP: Cultivate recruits and places volunteers in organizations throughout Boulder County.

303-443-1933, 6325 Gunpark Dr #F, Boulder,

cultivate.ngo

GILPIN COUNTY HOME AND COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES

Home care and financial assistance is provided on a monthly basis to prevent out-of-home placement of seniors and persons with disabilities living in Gilpin County. This program can provide an alternative to nursing homes. 303-582-5444

NEDERLAND AREA SENIORS

NAS offers Monday & Wednesday lunch, as well as fitness, pickle ball, writing, art, education, social, and cultural outings.

The Mountain Peak Life program offers social dinners & breakfasts, outings and activities for ages 50+.

303-258-0799

750 Hwy 72 N, Nederland (Nederland Community Center, Multipurpose Room)

www.nederlandareaseniors.org

 

 
TEMPORARY SHELTER

BOULDER SHELTER FOR THE HOMELESS

Through housing-focused programs, the Boulder Shelter for the Homeless offers shelter, meals, and support services for qualified homeless adults in Boulder County.

Those seeking Shelter services must first go through the countywide Coordinated Entry System at Path to Home (formerly Robb’s Music) 2691 30th St., Boulder

Hours of operation for Coordinated Entry: Monday - Sunday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm (Tuesday only: Noon - 4:00 pm)

Longmont Coordinated Entry is at the OUR Center, Monday - Friday, 10:00 am to 3:30 pm

220 Collyer St., Longmont

Walk-up Morning Services (breakfast, showers, lockers, laundry, mail) at the Shelter continue to be available 6:00 am - 8:00 am every day. (Check-in by 7:30 am.)

Access to the Locker Room is available each evening 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm.

303-442-4646

Shelter address: 4869 North Broadway, Boulder

www.bouldershelter.org

BOULDER BRIDGE HOUSE

For any individual experiencing homelessness, the Bridge House provides case management, temporary shelter, meals at various locations, and referrals.

303-442-8300

www.boulderbridgehouse.org

EMERGENCY FAMILY ASSISTANCE ASSOCIATION

EFAA offers assistance to families with children who reside in Boulder County, including short-term and transitional housing programs, and short-stay hotel vouchers for families experiencing homelessness.  

303-442-3042 ((or for EFAA’s Mountain Resource Liaison call 720-442-7813, Mountain Office Nederland Community Center, 750 Hwy 72 N, Nederland, CO)

1575 Yarmouth Ave, Boulder

www.efaa.org

 
TRANSPORTATION

CULTIVATE

Cultivate's VetsGo program provides medical transportation to veterans and their family members throughout Boulder and Broomfield Counties.  Volunteers use their own vehicles to provide transportation going as far as the Aurora, Golden and Cheyenne VA facilities.

6325 Gunpark Dr #F, Boulder

303-443-1933

cultivate.ngo

GILPIN COUNTY CONNECT

Gilpin Connect is an advance-scheduled ride service for residents who need transportation to health care. Monday - Thursday, 8 am to 4 pm, $5 RT to adjacent counties, $10 RT to Denver. Free service for Veterans, minors must be accompanied by adult or guardian. Call: 303.582-9200

MEDICAID TRANSPORTATION INTELLIRIDE

IntelliRide manages non-emergency medical and non-medical transportation for Health First Colorado (Medicaid) members in the state of Colorado. We accept trip reservations and arrange member rides for covered services with qualified transportation providers. Members without access to transportation may be eligible to receive free rides to covered healthcare appointments and quality-of-life services.

 

Schedule your ride at least two business days before your appointment using one of the following options.

To schedule your ride, please have the following information:

  • Your name, Medicaid ID and pick up address

  • Your doctor’s or facility’s name, address, and telephone number

  • The date and time of your medical appointment

  • If a support person or escort will be traveling with you—due to capacity, drivers may deny additional passengers that are not the person going to the appointment or medically documented escorts

  • Monday through Friday8 AM–5 PM MT
    Phone: (855) 489-4999    TDD state relay: 711
    Fax: (720) 302-0106
    Email: intelliride@transdev.com

REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION DISTRICT

Get a free Eco-pass, if you are a resident of the Nederland Library District. For eligibility and required document information, contact Town of Nederland, 303-258-3266. Ecopasses are issued at Nederland Town Hall on Wednesdays.

Plan Your Trip - Download the Go Denver Smart Phone Application (www.godenverapp.com) to search for the cheapest, fastest, and greenest transportation options for each trip using real-time RTD bus information.

Access-a-Ride - Access-a-Ride is the federally required ADA paratransit service provided to those with certified disabilities who are traveling within ¾ mile of a fixed RTD route. ADA service must be provided during the same hours and days of operation of the fixed route. (Contact RTD for ADA certification requirements, 303-299-2960 or see website)

RTD information: 303-299-6000

www.rtd-denver.com

VIA MOBILITY SERVICES

Via is a full-spectrum mobility manager offering paratransit, travel training, and mobility options information and referral services in Boulder County and beyond. Via also provides a wide range of community and group educational resources related to transportation for older adults, people with disabilities and others living with mobility limitations.

To accommodate the needs of the mountain community, Via offers mileage reimbursement to family members, friends or neighbors who provide a qualifying trip when Via cannot. To use this service, you must be registered with Via. To register, please contact Via’s Mobility Specialists at 303-444-3043.

Via's Travel Training program teaches those living within RTD's service area how to use the public transit system. For more information, contact Susan Unger at 303-447-2848 x1048 or by email at sunger@viacolorado.org.

For more information, please visit Via’s website: https://viacolorado.org/

 

 
UTILITIES ASSISTANCE

BOULDER COUNTY LOW INCOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE (LEAP)

The Boulder County Low-Income Energy Assistance Program is now administered by Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado. There are new procedures. Applications must be submitted by mail to LEAP PO Box 39200, Colorado Springs, CO 80949. Email help is at LEAPHELP@discovermygoodwill.org. Call Center for assistance is 1-888-775-LEAP (5327). www.discovermygoodwill.org/service/leap/

 

You can also call 1-866-HEATHELP (866-432-8435) or visit www.cdhs.state.co.us/leap

EMERGENCY FAMILY ASSISTANCE ASSOCIATION

EFAA offers assistance to families with children who reside in Boulder County, including short-term and transitional housing programs, and short-stay hotel vouchers for families experiencing homelessness.

303-442-3042 (or for EFAA’s Mountain Resource Liaison call 720-442-7813, Mountain Office Nederland Community Center, 750 Hwy 72 N, Nederland, CO)

1575 Yarmouth Ave, Boulder

www.efaa.org

GILPIN COUNTY SEASONAL HOME HEATING BILLS ASSISTANCE

LEAP can provide information on weatherization and prevention of utility shut-offs, for low-income Gilpin residents. To apply ue the Colorado.gov/Peak website or come into the Gilpin County Human Services office or call 303-582-5444. Human Services can assist you in filling out the application, make copie and email your application to LEAP.  The program runs from November 1 through April 30.

866-432-8435

NEDERLAND COMMUNITY WOOD BANK

The Community Church has a pile of firewood for anyone in temporary need.

303-258-3579 / ncpcpastor@gmail.com  www.nederlandcpc.org/wood-bank

 
VETERANS

BOULDER COUNTY VETERANS SERVICES

We assist veterans and their families with explanation and application for VA benefits, to include service connected disability, non-service connected disability pension, enrollment for VA Healthcare, home loan, VA Life Insurance, burial benefits, Death Pension, and Death & Indemnity Compensation.

Boulder Center: JP Brown 303-441-3890

Longmont Center: Karen Townsend, 720-864-6663

www.bouldercounty.org/departments/community-services/area-agency-aging/veterans-services

GILPIN VETERANS SERVICES OFFICE

Gilpin County Justice Center, Leon Pohl, VSO lapohl@gilpincounty.org

Office, 303-582-5444 x1103

Direct, 303-515-4297

Cell, 720-434-4273
Veteran Service Office, 2960 Dory Hill Rd, Suite 100, Black Hawk

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday, 9 am - 1 pm, or call for appointment.

NATIONAL HELP

Two websites for help with mental health and addiction services.

https://nami.org/veterans

https://www.drugrehab.com/addiction/veterans

VETERANS’ CRISIS LINE

The Crisis Line connects military veterans with qualified Department of Veteran Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free 24/7 hotline, online chat, or text.

800-273-8255 or text 838255  www.veteranscrisisline.net

 

 
YOUTH

ATTENTION HOMES

The Source is open to all people ages 12 to 24. The Source is the only shelter in Boulder County dedicated specifically to helping young people between the ages of 12-24. They provide access to food, clothing, showers, or laundry. They also help with medical care, legal services, counseling, finding long-term housing, and more.

  • Drop-In Services are open every day from 12:30pm to 5pm, for anyone ages 24 and under. Drop-in services include access to food, clothing, showers, laundry, and hygiene items. They also provide access to medical care, education, legal services, Internet, and more.

The Overnight Emergency Shelter is open every night from 5pm to 8am, for anyone ages 20 and under. They can host up to 14 guests per night in a comfortable, safe house. Staff can also work with you to arrange long-term housing and additional support.

303-447-1206

1443 Spruce St, Boulder

www.attentionhomes.org

TEEN CLINIC @ BOULDER VALLEY WOMEN'S CLINIC

The Teen Clinic offers STD testing/treatment, HPV vaccine (Gardasil), birth control (including free condoms) emergency contraception (EC), yearly checkups, pregnancy testing, HIV testing, and more. (Services by appointment only.)

303-442-5160 (text questions to TC66746)

2855 Valmont Road
Boulder, CO 80301
(just east of 28th Street, next to Sturtz and Copeland)

HOURS Closed for lunch 1-2 pm Mon-Wed

Monday: 9 am–6 pm; Tuesday: 9 am–6 pm; Wednesday: 9 am–6 pm
Thursday: 2–6 pm; Friday: 9 am–2 pm;

www.teenclinic.org

TEENS, INC.

TEENS, Inc. offers information & referral at a teen center full of recreation opportunities. They provide a safe drug and alcohol free place for teens to be with friends and adult mentors. They offer youth employment opportunities year-round as well as outdoor leadership programs.

* Free for 6th graders through 21 years of age.

Chinook West Alternative High School, housed in the TEENS, Inc. building, is an accredited, Boulder Valley School District contract school.

303-258-3821

151 East St, Nederland 

Monday - Thursday, 3:30 pm - 7 pm

Friday, 3:30 pm - 10 pm

www.teensinc.org

www.facebook.com/teensinc

 
WEATHERIZATION PROGRAMS

ENERGY RESOURCE CENTER

Energy Resource Center is a non-profit construction company assisting income-qualified families through energy efficiency improvements. Work completed includes insulation, HVAC, hot water heaters, lighting, appliances, air sealing and more. These efforts save money on energy bills, reduce demand on natural resources by cutting energy waste, assist with the affordable housing crisis, and create a safe environment in which Colorado residents can thrive. We offer free home energy audits and weatherization assistance to income-qualified homeowners and renters.

970-617-2801

3542 S. Lincoln Ave, Suite 2, Loveland CO 80537

erc-co.org

Find us: 

Nederland Community Center

750 HWY 72 

Nederland, CO 80466