Housing Assistance

The following links will take you to lists of names, addresses, phone numbers, and Web sites for resources...


General Housing Resources

  • Adams County Housing Authority
    Affordable housing, rent and utility assistance, down payment assistance, and other housing related services
    303-227-2075
    www.adamscountyhousing.com
  • Community Resources & Housing Development Corporation
    Sustainable and affordable housing, life-skills, and economic development opportunities to benefit low-to-moderate income households
    303-428-1448, ext. 217
    http://www.crhdc.org/
  • Colorado Housing Connects
    Operated through a partnership of Brothers Redevelopment and the Denver Metro Fair Housing Center
    844-926-6632
    www.coloradohousingconnects.org

Senior Living Options

  • Thornton offers a variety of housing types for seniors that are 55 years or older. Click here to view the list of age restricted housing locations.

Housing Assistance for Cancer Patients

Homeless / Transitional Housing

  • Access Housing
    Transitional shelter, rent and utility assistance, food and clothing, case management, and support services for Adams County families with children. Located in Commerce City.
    303-289-7078
    www.acchouse.org
  • Alternatives to Family Violence
    Emergency shelter in a confidential location for women and children who are attempting to leave an abusive living situation and would otherwise be left homeless.
    24 hour crisis line: 303-289-4441
  • Arising Hope
    Emergency shelter for domestic violence victims and their families, will also take pets on a limited basis.
    24 hour crisis line:  303-280-3180
    www.arisinghope.org
  • Cold Weather Care
    Emergency overnight shelter for individuals and families at local churches during the winter months.
    303-847-9072
    www.adams12.org/node/5516
  • Colorado Coalition for the Homeless
    Housing, healthcare and support services for persons experiencing homelessness.
    303-293-2217
    www.Coloradocoalition.org
  • Colorado Homeless Families
    Transitional housing located in Arvada.
    303-420-6634
    www.chfrb.org
  • Family Tree
    Temporary housing and a broad range of services to overcome child abuse, domestic violence and homelessness. Located in Wheat Ridge.
    www.thefamilytree.org
  • Growing Home, Inc.
    Homeless shelter and transitional housing for families with children. Located in Westminster.
    303-426-0430
    www.growinghome.org
  • School District Homeless Liaisons
    Shelter assistance and case management for families with students enrolled in public schools.
    303-866-6632
    www.cde.state.co.us/cdeedserv/rgmetro
  • Shiloh House
    Short term shelter, crisis intervention, educational and treatment services for youth 5-17.
    720-292-2800
    www.shilohhouse.org

Foreclosure Assistance

  • If you are concerned about going into foreclosure or missing payments on your mortgage, take action by contacting the agencies on the City's Foreclosure Assistance web page.

Renters — Legal Assistance

Renters — Financial Assistance

Note:  Financial assistance cannot be guaranteed and is based upon availability of funds.

  • Adams County Housing Authority - Financial Assistance Program
    Rental and utility assistance as well as subsidies for rental units.
    303-227-2075
    www.adamscountyhousing.com
  • Access Housing
    Financial assistance for rent or utility payments for families with children.
    303-289-7078
    www.acchouse.org
  • Almost Home, Inc.
    Rent and utility assistance, shelter, transitional housing, low-income rentals, and bilingual case management.
    303-659-6199
    www.almosthomeonline.org
  • Arc of Adams County
    Emergency assistance for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
    303-428-0310
    www.arcadams.org
  • Catholic Charities
    Financial assistance for rent, utility, or other emergency needs.
    303-742-0823
    www.ccdenver.org
  • Growing Home, Inc.
    Financial assistance for rent, utility, or other emergency needs.
    303-426-0430
    www.growinghome.org


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