The Boulder Shelter for the Homeless

Community Resources


Community Resource Guide

Boulder Shelter for the Homeless
Most Commonly Referred to Community Resources

Boulder Shelter for the Homeless

4869 N Broadway


Winter Season (October 1-April 30)

See mandatory lottery sign-up procedures here

Intake 5-7pm

Morning Services 6-8am, check-in by 7:30am

Boulder County Cares (BCC)

Winter Season only (7-10pm) 303.358.7036

Summer Season (May 1-September 30)

Locker Access 8-8:30pm

Morning Services 6-8am, check-in by 7:30am


Attention Homes Emergency Shelter

3080 N. Broadway


5:30pm-9:30am M-F, 5:30pm-10:30am Sat & Sun

Emergency overnight shelter for up to 12 homeless youth ages 12-20 with access to aftercare services.


Attention Homes Drop-In Day Center - The Source

12:30-5pm Mon-Sun

Access to showers, hygiene products, food, clothing, education, medical care and other supportive services for youth 12-24.


Boulder Outreach for Homeless Overflow

Boulder—location varies daily & nightly


Winter emergency overflow shelter hosted by rotation of community congregations. Weather dependent except in the coldest months of the year.

Year-round day shelter offering lunch at noon (Please see Community
Resource Guide (above) for locations)


Agape Safe Haven

Longmont—location changes nightly


Twenty-five beds for adults on winter nights mid-November thru mid-March or when weather conditions are met. Hosted by rotation of community congregations. There is an interview and application process.


Emergency Family Assistance Association (EFAA)

1575 Yarmouth Avenue


M/Tu/Th/F 9:30am-4:30pm, Wed 12-4:30pm

Rent & utility assistance to needy families, the elderly and disabled. Short term housing and services to support families.  Intake with caseworker needed to use services.


Safe House Progressive Alliance for Non-Violence


24 hour crisis line: 303.444.2424

Serves victims of domestic violence, providing safe shelter, legal assistance, education and counseling. Intake needed, call for information.


H.O.P.E.—Homeless Outreach Providing Encouragement


Mobile outreach unit providing emergency supplies and transport to shelter in all conditions.

H.O.P.E Overnight Shelter
Mid-November thru mid-March overnight sheltering 6pm-10am - Preregistration and
lottery process.


Clinica Family Health Services (People’s Clinic)

2525 13th Street 


Drop in Tuesday 8:00-10:30, Thursday 2:00-4:00

Primary care medical practice for Boulder’s underserved.


Boulder Community Health

Emergency services at Foothills campus

4747 Arapahoe Avenue  



Dental Aid

4155 Darley Avenue Boulder


877 South Boulder Road Louisville


1775 Princess Drive Longmont


Oral health care and outreach for low income and uninsured residents of Boulder and Broomfield counties. Accepts Medicaid and CHP+.


Mental Health Partners/Ryan Wellness Center

1000 Alpine 


Emergency Psychiatric Services 24 hour line 303.447.1665

Counseling services, onsite pharmacy


Mental Health Partners/Addiction Recovery

3180 Airport Road


24-hour Walk-in Crisis Center and Addiction Recovery, detoxification and both in- and outpatient substance abuse treatment services.


Boulder County AIDS Project

2118 14th Street Boulder


HIV prevention education and care services including case management, housing assistance, support groups and advocacy to residents of Boulder county.  Free needle exchange M-F, 2-5pm


Boulder County Department of Housing and Human Services

3400 Broadway


Food stamps, TANF, Medicaid, countywide rental assistance, public housing and housing support services to low-income families, seniors, veterans and people with disabilities.  Child welfare services, family driven intervention and prevention services for families in crisis, foster care and adoption services.


Boulder Housing Partners

4800 N. Broadway Boulder


Providing affordable, high quality housing options to Boulder residents.


Thistle Communities

6000 Spine Rd., #101


Affordable homes, inexpensive rentals and low-income housing in Boulder and Longmont.


The Inn Between

515 Kimbark Street, Suite 107, Longmont


Transitional housing and associated services to homeless individuals and families with the goals of helping them achieve self-sufficiency.


Boulder Social Security Office

4949 East Pearl Circle Suite 101


M,T,Th,F, 9am-4pm, W, 9am-12pm


The Bridge House Resource Center

(Location varies)

Mon - Boulder Shelter for the Homeless, 8:30am-11:30pm

Tue, Wed - First Presbyterian Annex, 1603 Walnut, 9am-3pm

(No Thursday hours)

Fri - First Presbyterian Annex, 1603 Walnut, 9am-12pm

Various services:  Case management, employment, Ready to Work Program, veterans, addiction, mental health, social security, referral services


Community Table

(Dinner 5-6pm)

(Location varies:  please see Community Resource Guide for locations)


Deacon’s Closet

16th & Walnut, Boulder (1st Presbyterian Church Annex)

Free clothing bank, 9.30-10.30am Thursdays.


Harvest of Hope Food Pantry

2960 Valmont Road Boulder


Supplemental food pantry for clients with and without kitchens. Hours for those with kitchens are M-F 8.30-10.30am, for those without M-F 1-3pm.


Community Food Share

650 S. Taylor Avenue Louisville

(303) 652-3663

Boulder and Broomfield counties’ primary food pantry. Offers assistance to families and provides food to smaller organizations and food pantries.


Sister Carmen Community Center

655 Aspen Ridge Road, Lafayette


Mon-Fri, 8:00am-5:00pm (closed 12-1 for lunch)

Food pantry, rent, utility, security deposit, prescription assistance, clothing, transportation and case management to residents of Louisville, Lafayette, Erie and Superior.


OUR Center

220 Collyer St., Longmont

(303) 772-5529

Drop-in Mon-Sun for emergency food and supplies, breakfast, lunch, clothing bank for residents of greater Longmont area.  Call to schedule an appointment for rent and utility assistance, housing and employment referrals, family law resources, substance abuse, health care, mobility and dental health access.


Boulder Vet Center

4999 Pearl East Circle Suite 106 Boulder


Submits claims for benefits to the Department of Veterans Affairs. Open M-F 7:00am-5:00pm.


Workforce Boulder County

5755 Central Ave., Boulder


515 Coffman, Longmont


Offers a variety of services to job seekers including computer access, printing, fax, phones, workshops, search assistance and job placement.


Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

4875 Pearl East Circle Suite 301, Boulder


351 Coffman, Ste. 216, Longmont

Assists people with disabilities prepare for, obtain and maintain work.






















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