For Help with Housing – Community Resources
Denver, CO 80205
Mondays & Wednesdays
Morning sign-up between 7:30 am and 8:30 am for a same-day appointment between 9:00 am and 11:00 am
Afternoon sign-up between 12:30 pm and 1:00 pm for a same-day appointment between 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm
*Most days the number of people signing up exceeds the capacity for walk-ins and a randomized computer selection determines which clients are seen. It is not a first-come, first-served sign-up system.
For specialized Help with Housing for those living with mental illness – PATH
Denver, CO 80205
Monday – Thursday: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Community Resources is designed to help homeless adults without children meet their short-term needs and to transition individuals, with more intensive needs, into other services. This program provides the following services:
- Assistance in applying for permanent housing
- Short-term case management
- Shelter information
- Referrals to other agencies
- Referrals to treatment programs in the community
- Payeeship referrals
- Assistance in completing benefits applications
- Basic hygiene products
- Replacement permanent resident card applications
Project to Assist in the Transition from Homelessness (PATH) is designed to assist single, homeless adults living with mental illness move from homelessness into permanent housing and to access the resources they need to maintain long-term housing stability. Although there is no specific limit for a PATH client, the usual time frame is nine to eighteen months. This program provides the following services:
- Case Management
- Obtaining and Maintaining Permanent Housing
- Vocational and Educational Referral
- Assistance in applying for benefits (Food Stamps, AND, SSDI, SSI, etc.)
- Referrals for Representative Payee services
- Substance Abuse Referral
- Mental Health
- Assessment and Evaluation
- Crisis Intervention
- Education and support regarding mental health and recovery, including psychiatric medication
- Working toward independence, community connection and renewed sense of purpose
What to bring
It is helpful, but not required to bring originals or copies of the following items:
- Photo ID
- Social security card
- Birth certificate
- Proof of income
Who is eligible for Community Resources?
Single adults or couples, without children, qualify for assistance from Community Resources. There is no referral necessary.
Who is eligible for PATH?
Adults, with a primary diagnosis or history of major mental illness, who are homeless at time of admission and who are seeking housing for themselves only. There is no referral necessary.
Unfortunately, the wait lists for these properties and programs are quite long at this time (generally housing takes at least 12 months to obtain). However, the sooner you begin the application process the sooner you will obtain permanent housing.