Local Charities

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When you are having difficulty paying your monthly bills, it may be hard to ask someone for help.  But, there are organizations out there than can and will help if approved.  Please see the list below of charities in the Fort Collins area that are there to help.


United Way

Dial 211 from your phone

Resources operated by United Way, has recorded information about current rent charities.

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Neighbor to Neighbor

Phone: 970-484-7498

424 Pine Street, Fort Collins, CO 80524

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Timberline Church

Phone: 970-482-4387

2908 S Timberline Road, Fort Collins, CO 80525

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Homeless Prevention Initiative

Phone: 970-407-7021

424 Pine Street Suite 102, Fort Collins, CO 80524

Email: sbeckferkiss@uwaylc.org

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Sister Mary Alice Murphy Center for Hope

Phone: 970-494-9940

Resources for people in need.

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Colorado LEAP

Fax: 970-498-7725

Email: leap@larimer.org

1501 Blue Spruce Drive, Fort Collins, CO 80524

The Colorado LEAP program is a federally funded state-supervised, county-administered system and is designed to assist with your winter heating costs for a home primary heating system.  The LEAP program eligibility period runs from November 1st through April 30th.

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The Salvation Army

Phone: 970-207-4472

3901 S Mason Street, Fort Collins, CO 80525

Rent and utility assistance are by appointment only.  Call first to set up an appointment during the last week of the month for the following month.  (Assistance is given by appointment only on the first Monday and Wednesday of the month 10 AM to 12 PM or until funding has run out.)

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