What Is Thornton Cares?

Thornton’s City Council knows there are people in our community who need help. People in Thornton, Colorado can find help through the Thornton Cares program. This unique program provides assistance in many forms. Thornton Cares will help those in need by...

  • Helping them find ways to put food on their family’s table
  • Helping some people afford their water bills
  • Providing an easy means for getting needed information to access the resources to provide valuable assistance during these difficult times

City Council’s hope is that these efforts will reach out to people and help them get the assistance they need.

Have you tried 2-1-1?

Calling 2-1-1 will connect you with United Way’s free, multilingual service that is available 24 hours a day/7 days a week and refers callers to non-emergency health and human services. Referrals you can access by dialing 2-1-1...

  • Child care
  • Rental/Utility bill assistance
  • Housing/Emergency shelter
  • Food/Clothing banks
  • Mental health assistance
  • Dealing with and preventing abuse
  • GED and ESL classes
  • Suicide intervention and prevention
  • Medical clinics
  • RX assistance
  • Senior services
  • Youth programs
  • Support groups
  • Legal assistance
  • Subsidized spay/neuter

Local resources for residents
of Thornton, Colorado.

If you notice missing services
or would like to suggest an
organization to add, please e-mail