STATE GOVERNMENT

Colorado General Assembly

Governor’s Office

Colorado Courts

Colorado Agencies and Departments

Colorado Secretary of State’s Office

CO Attorney General: Consumer Resource Guide

 

CITY GOVERNMENT

Aurora City Government

Aurora Police Department

 

SCHOOLS & EDUCATION

Aurora School Board

Aurora Public Schools

Aurora Public Schools – AEFScholarship Fund

Cherry Creek School Board

Cherry Creek Public Schools

Community College of Aurora

Pickens Tech – A.P.S.

State Board of Education

 

COUNTY GOVERNMENT

Arapahoe County Government

 

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

U.S. House of Representatives

U.S. Senate

President of United States

U.S. Supreme Court

Social Security Administration

 

COMMUNITY RESOURCES

Local Business Database

Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Control

Colorado Freedom Memorial

 

SOCIAL ACTIVISM

Food Bank of the Rockies

Charities in Aurora

Charities in Colorado

Caring Connection – Colorado Connection



 

RESOURCES FOR COLORADO FAMILIES

2-1-1 Colorado
Dial 2-1-1
www.211colorado.org
This service provides a direct link to non-emergency help for people seeking health and human services. It is both a database of nonprofits and a referral system to services like transportation, food banks, healthcare clinics and shelters. Free Service.

Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+)
1-800-359-1991
WWW.CCHP.ORG
The Child Health Plan Plus provides health insurance coverage for low-income children (18 years of age and younger) and pregnant women (19 years of age and older) to Colorado residents.

Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCCAP)
303-866-5700
www.cdhs.state.co.us/childcare/cccap_home.htm
The Colorado Child Care Assistance Program provides financial assistance to low-income families that are employed, looking for work or are in training, and families that are enrolled in the Colorado Works Program and need child care services to support their efforts toward self-sufficiency. The CCCAP is administered through county departments of social services.

Meals on Wheels
www.mowaa.org
Meals on Wheels is a national nonprofit organization providing training and grants to programs that provide food to older people, and those who are frail, disabled, at-risk, or homebound. Thy have a website search feature to look for services in your area.

Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP)
1-800-782-0721
www.cdhs.state.co.us/LEAP/
LEAP helps low income individuals and families pay their utility bills.

Colorado Department of Human Services
303-866-5700
www.cdhs.state.co.us
A clearinghouse of information on state services sorted by agency, by need, or even by county. Services include Medicaid and Medicare, food and childcare assistance, welfare, alcohol and drug abuse, foster care, housing and many others.

Colorado Office of Unemployment
303-318-9000
www.coworkforce.com/uib/onlineservices.asp
Information on how to file a claim, eligibility requirements, the appeal process and more.

Colorado Legal Services, Denver office
303-837-1321
www.coloradolegalservices.org
Self-help legal information for civil matters, where to find no or low-cost legal help, court information and more. Check the website for offices around the state.

Colorado Food Stamps Program
303-866-3122
www.cdhs.state.co.us/fap
The Colorado State Food Stamps Program assists low-income individuals and families by helping them purchase food. Applicants should contact their county department of human services.

Colorado Workforce
www.coworkforce.com/EMP/WRCs.asp
Colorado workforce is a job placement web site built specifically to place people with employers throughout the state of Colorado. Colorado workforce offers job listings, computer and internet access, career counseling and training, and more. There are workforce centers all across the state.

College Invest
1-888-719-2762
www.collegeinvest.org
College Invest is a not-for-profit division of the Colorado Department of Higher Education. They focus on providing expert information, simple planning tools, scholarships, savings plan, and low-cost student and parent loans.

Citizen’s Guide to Colorado State Government Agencies
www.colorado.org/governor


HOME OWNERSHIP RESOURCES

Colorado Foreclosure Hotline
1-877-601-4673
www.coloradoforeclosurehotline.org
The Colorado Foreclosure Hotline connects homeowners in some state of delinquency or foreclosure with local housing counseling agencies for free assistance.

NEWSED Community Development Corporation
Ricardo Rodriguez: 303-534-8342

Hope Now 888-995-4673

Brothers Redevelopment, Inc.
2250 Eaton Street- Garden Level, Suite B
Denver, CO 80214
303-202-6340

WIN Home Inspection
Tom Gould 303-752-9400

Money Management International, credit counseling
866-515-2227

Aurora Business Development Center
Florence Square
9801 E. Colfax Ave, Suite 200
Aurora, CO 80010-2155
303-326-8690

Habitat Metro Denver
1500 W. 12th Avenue
303-534-2929

Fair Housing HUD
U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
1670 Broadway, 22nd Floor
Denver, CO 80202
303-672-5437
Email

Lending Discrimination in Colorado
Dept. of Regulatory Agencies (DORA)
DORA’s Division of Civil Rights
1560 Broadway, Suite 1050
303-894-2997 or 1-800-262-4845

DORA’s Division of Real Estate
303-894-2166 or 303-894-2185

Colorado Foreclosure Hotline
1-877-601-HOPE (4673)

Equal Housing Opportunity
CO Civil Rights Division
1560 Broadway, Room #1050
303-894-2997 (Metro Area)
1-800-262-4845 (Outside Metro Area)

Federal Housing Administration
1-800-CALL-FHA

HUD Counseling Agencies
www.makinghomeaffordable.gov
www.hud.gov

HUD Housing Counseling:
800-569-4287

Office of Native American Programs
U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
451, 7th Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20410


HEALTHCARE

Health Insurance Counseling
Medicare and Medicaid benefits
HMOs
Supplemental insurance and Medigap plans
Long-term care insurance
Insurance appeals
Call 303-629-4040

Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Coverage Assistance
Receive free, confidential counseling, available for everyone with Medicare.
Call 303-629-4937

BenefitsCheckUp Colorado
Free online screening tool helps you determine eligibility for additional public and private savings programs, including: