Emergency Assistance

General Information
Description of ProgramAll financial emergency assistance is provided. We are unable to help with deposits, cable and telephone. Food is available on an emergency basis, call for information.
ObjectivesTo provide emergency assistance to families in Las Animas, Bent County, and surrounding areas.
Urgent Services ProvidedEmergency financial assistance.
LocationBent County
Geographic AreaSoutheastern Colorado
TerritoryBent County, Las Animas
Intake ProcedurePrefer CO Id or Driver's License, but help is available to those who do not have them.
Intake RequirementsFor income tax preparation, bring in: W2 forms, social security card, valid CO ID, last year's income tax information, and checking account if available.
Funded ByGrants and Donations
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsAll adults 18 years and older needing assistance.
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish interpreter available upon request
EligibilityMust be 18 yrs or older. We do not help with deposits, cable, or telephone.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo fees.
Hours of Operation9 am to 5 pm, Monday - Friday, However hours may vary.
Contact Information
Contact's NameMrs. Sharon Barber
Contact's PositionExecutive Director
Contact's Phone719-456-2997
Contact's Emaildwbarber@centurytel.net
Physical Site Address 1811 Hurd Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipLas Animas, Colorado 81054
Mailing Address 1PO Box 576
Mailing City, State, ZipLas Animas, Colorado 81054
Main Phone719-456-2997
Hotline Phone719-456-2997
Program Emaildwbarber@centurytel.net
Web Addresswww.lasanimashelpinghands.org
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Las Animas Helping Hands
This Program: Emergency Assistance
Affiliated Services: Emergency Assistance - Las Animas Helping Hands