Community Resource List

Crisis

Government

Fremont County Sherriff

719-276-5555

Canon City Municipal Court

719-276-5601

Canon City Police Department

719-276-5600

Fremont County Combined Court

719-269-0100

Florence Police Department

719-784-3411

Canon City Work Force Center

719-275-7408

Colorado State Patrol, Troop 2A

719-784-3275

City Hall, Canon City

719-269-9011

Canon City Fire Department

719-275-8666

City Hall, Florence

719-784-4848

Florence Fire Department

719-784-3611

Canon City Park and Recreation District

719-275-1578

Penrose Volunteer Fire Department

719-372-3001

Colorado Mental Health Institute

719-546-4000

St. Thomas More Hospital

719-285-8000

County Nursing Services

719-276-7450

American Red Cross

1-800-733-2767

Veteran’s Services

719-276-7400

Pueblo Child Advocacy Center

719-583-6332

Department of Human Services

719-275-2318

Child Find (runaway or abduction)

800-I-AM-LOST

Department of Veteran’s Affairs

800-827-1000

Fremont County DHS

719-275-2318

Department of Motor Vehicles/DL

719-275-5617

Family Crisis Services

719-275-2429

Motor Vehicle License Plates

719-276-7440

National Domestic Violence Hotline

800-799-SAFE

Social Security Administration

866-272-5728

National Suicide Prevention Hotline

800-273-8255

SSA-Disability and SSI

800-772-1213

Poison Control Centers

800-222-1222

Unemployment Benefits

800-388-5515

RAINN National Sexual Assault Hotline

800-865-HOPE

Vital Statistics

719-276-7450

Runaway Switchboard

800-RUNAWAY

Voter Registration

719-276-7338

SAMHSA (D&A addiction hotline)

800-662-HELP

Crime Prevention and Information

Sexual Child Abuse Hotline

888-PREVENT

Crime Stoppers

719-275-STOP

Suicide Prevention Lifeline

800-273-TALK

Child or Elder Abuse

719-275-2318

UAACOG (once in a lifetime emergency)

719-275-1675

Family Crisis (domestic violence)

719-275-2429

Victim’s Assistance Program

719-276-5518

Safe 2 Tell Program

877-542-SAFE

Victim Wellness

719-269-0170

YWCA Family Crisis Shelter, Pueblo

719-545-8195


Judicial Resources

Combined Courts

719-269-0100

District Attorney

719-269-0170

Municipal Court

719-276-5601

Probation Department

719-269-0155

Health

Legal Aid/Information

Ask-A-Nurse

800-327-6877

Colorado Legal Services – Colorado Springs

719-471-0380

Canon City Pregnancy Center

719-275-7074

WIC (Women, Infant, Children)

719-275-1580

Colorado Legal Services – Pueblo

719-545-6708

Centura Cent. For Occupational Med

719-275-3301

Colorado Legal Services – Salida

719-539-4215

Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+)

800-359-1991

Disability Law – Colorado

800-288-1376

Colorado Indigent Care Prog (CICP)

800-221-3943

Parent Programs

Connect for Health (disc. Ins.)

855-PLANS4YOU

Fatherhood Classes - DHS

719-275-2318

Dental Lifeline (seniors/disabled)

800-466-8129

First Steps Parents as Teachers

719-275-0550

Fremont County Public Health

719-276-7450

Immunization Clinic

La Leche League (Jennille or Angela)

719-372-6547

Fremont Family Medical Center -

Valleywide

719-275-2301

Love and Logic Classes - DHS

719-275-2318

Hill-Burton Free and Reduced Cost Healthcare

800-638-0742

Prenatal Plus Program (Public Health)

719-276-7450

Hospital Payment Assistance Program (CCHI)

1-303-839-1261

St. Thomas More Childbirth Edu.

719-285-2058

Lion’s Club – Glasses

719-275-3901

Teen Parent Group

719-275-0550

Medicaid Information

719-275-2318

Teen Parent Support Group

719-269-1523

Medicaid Nurse Advise Line

800-283-3221

Head Start

719-275-8636

Orchard of Hope

719-275-0089

Breast Feeding CC Pregnancy Center

719-275-7074

Prescription Assistance Prog.

877-321-6755

Echo & Colorado Preschool Program

719-276-6174

St. Thomas More Hospital

719-285-2000

Family Center

719-269-1523

Tobacco Cessation

719-276-7450

Low-income Child Care Program (CCCAP) DHS

719-275-2318

Medicaid Information – do I qualify?

800-221-3943

Transportation

Fremont Cab

719-784-2222

Chaffee Cab

719-530-8980

Fremont County Transit/Golden Age Shuttle

719-276-5200

Greyhound

800-231-2222

Medicaid Transportation

719-275-2318

Education/Job Resources

Senior Services Solutions Plus

719-275-3900

Fremont RE-1 School District

719-276-5700

Senior Citizen Resources

Fremont RE-2

School District

719-784-6312

AARP

888-687-2277

Fremont RE-3

School District

719-942-4131

Areas Agency on Aging

719-275-49779

Pueblo Community College (PCC)

719-296-6100

Florence Senior Community Center

719-784-6493

CSU – Cooperative Extension

719-276-7390

Golden Age Center

719-275-5177

Job Corps (ages 18-25)

719-596-6850

Golden Age Center Nutritional Program

719-2755524

TRIO Educational Opportunity Center - CSUP

719-549-2457

Meals on Wheels- Canon City 

719-275-8548

TRIO Educational Opportunity Center - PCC

719-549-3081

Options for Long Term Care - DHS

719-275-2318

Vocational Rehabilitation

719-275-7408 x 119

Penrose Congregate Meals

719-372-0892

Workforce Center

719-275-7408

Penrose Senior Citizens’ Club

719-372-3872

Canon City Literacy Center

719-289-5426

Three Links Independent Living

719-269-9134

GED

Online at bestgedclasses.org

Social Security Ad.

800-772-1213

Star Point/SPIN

719-275-1616

Seniors, Inc

719-269-1524

National Parent Helpline

855-4APARENT

Jobs for Felons

Free Booklet

www.felon-jobs.org

Connecting Colorado

Online at connectiongcolorado.com

2nd Chance for Felons

Online at

2ndchance4felons.com

Veteran’s Resources

Miscellaneous Resources

American Legion – Canon City

719-275-9222

Child Support – Family Support Registry

303-299-9123

American Legion – Florence

719-784-6125

Fremont County Child Support Unit

719-275-2318

Bruce McCandless Veteran’s Home

719-784-6331

Citizenship and Immigration

800-375-5283

Department of Veteran’s Affairs

800-827-1000

Colorado Department of Human Services

303-866-5700

Fremont County Veteran’s Office

719-275-1519

Fremont County    4-H Foundation

719-276-7390

Veteran’s Readjustment Counseling

719-276-7400

Boys and Girls Club of Fremont County

719-345-4038

Veterans of Foreign Wars – Canon City

719-275-9886

Boys’ Town National Hotline

800-448-3000

VFW – Penrose

719-372-3719

Disability Law Colorado

800-288-1376

Low Income Food, Clothing, Med, Housing

Low Income Food, Clothing, Med, Housing Continued

Villa Canon Apartments - Elderly

719-275-6410

Heatherwood Apartments

719-275-1588

Weatherization Program

719-591-0772

Home Furnace Repair Program

855-4MY-HEAT

WIC (Women, Infants, Children)

719-275-1580

Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8)

719-275-8350

Canon Club Apartments – Elderly

719-275-0219

Loaves and Fishes Ministries

719-275-0593

Garden Park Villa – Elderly

719-275-6656

Low income Child Care Program - DHS

719-275-2318

Mountain Vista Apartments – family

719-275-4676

Low income Energy Assistance Program DHS

719-275-2318

Three Links – Elderly

719-269-9134

Manna House – food pantry

719-784-1955

Journey Home – Homeless Supportive Housing

719-315-1671

Mercy Today Ministries food bank

719-276-9242

Mountain Vista Apartments

719-275-4676

American Red Cross

800-HELP-NOW

Mutual Self Help Housing (UAACOG)

719-269-7687

Black Hills Energy Assistance Program

888-890-5554

New Creations Inn

719-275-6867

Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+)

800-359-1991

Low Income Food, Clothing, Med, Housing Continued

Treatment Programs

Pantry of Fremont County

719-275-2623

Alcoholics Anonymous

719-546-1173

San Juan Apartments

719-784-6914

Rocky Mountain Behavioral Health

719-275-7650

Soup Kitchen – Praise Community Church

719-784-1184

Solvista

719-275-2351

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) DHS

719-275-2318

Canon City Counseling and Psychotherapy

719-275-4442

UAACOG Home Improvement Program

719-275-4191 x 111

Aspen Family Center Counseling

719-269-8338

USDA Rural Development

719-275-7561

Accent on Life

719-784-7522

Villa Carina – sober living

719*275-3519

Caring Connections

719-276-0801

Compassion Food Bank

719-406-4174

Family Crisis Services

719-275-2429

Family Center Apartments

719-276-0100

AnchorPoint Counseling

719-248-8093

Commodities (emergency food assistance)

719-275-4191

Canon City Counseling, Inc.

719-276-02992

CSBG – Emergency Assistance (UAACOG)

719-275-1675

Fire for the Nations Counseling Center – Pueblo

719-543-6429

Food Assistance (Food Stamps/SNAP)

719-275-2318

GLB & T National  Hotline

888-843-4564

Fremont County Victim’s Assistance

719-269-0170

GLBT National Youth Talkline

800-246-PRIDE

Habitat for Humanity

719-275-7781

Robert Hubell - Psychologist

719-269-9470

Food Pantry – 1st United Methodist Church

719-275-0681

Infant/Child Loss Support Group

SDCH

Brook Basham

719-275-1261

Food Pantry – Seventh Day Adventist

719-275-2808

MADD Victim Helpline

877-MADD-HELP

Aid to the Blind - DHS

719-275-2318

Parents of Murdered Children

888-818-POMC

Low Income Food, Clothing, Med, Housing Continued

Treatment Programs continued

Aid to the Needy Disabled (AND) DHS

719-275-2318

WINGS (Women Incested Needing Group Support)

800-373-8671

OAP – Old Age Pension – DHS

719-275-2318

Narcotics Anonymous

719-637-1580