Emergency Assistance (Greeley) - Catholic Charities (Weld County)

Greeley - Catholic Charities Weld County

Data Provided By
United Way of Weld County
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides assistance through the Emergency Assistance/Homeless Prevention Program to low-income families and individuals in crisis who reside in Weld County. Assistance may include utility payment (heat and electric only) and rent, when funding is available.

(Out of Rent assistance funds until further notice)
LocationWeld County
Geographical AreaWeld County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall Catholic Charities Hotline and listen to pre-recorded message in its entirety. The hotline will only be open a few days every week and that schedule changes. Call the hotline to find out if they are open and what type of funding (rent or utilities) is currently available. Funding can change at any time. No walk-in requests for funding assistance will be accepted.
Intake RequirementsFor utility assistance, clients must provide the following documentation:

- A current photo ID of person requesting assistance, who is an AUTHORIZED person on the account
- Payments to the vendors must be enough to guarantee service for at least 30 additional days from the date funds were committed
- Payments must be for actual amounts owed. The assistance cannot create a credit in the applicant’s account
- Payments will not be made to individuals or landlords. The payments must go to fuel vendors
- A person/household cannot make more than 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI)

For United Power Customer:
- Please call (970) 353-6433 to leave your name and contact phone number

- If you are requesting heat or electric bill help between November 1st, and April 30th, 2019, you must provide a LEAP letter of designation (will assist client if they have not applied yet.)
- Individuals must make payment or payment arrangements to prevent utility shut off
Helpful TipsBetween November and April, a LEAP letter of approval or denial is not required but helpful in the application process.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityLow income individuals or families who need assistance. Must have a consistent payment history on utility accounts.
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. (Office Hours)
Specific Hours: Hotline Hours Vary
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (970) 616-8615 (Assistance Hotline)
Physical Site Address 1 1442 N 11th Ave
Physical Site City, State, Zip Greeley, CO 80631
Main Phone (970) 353-6433
Web Address www.ccdenver.org
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Catholic Charities Weld County
Affiliated Program: Greeley - Catholic Charities Weld County
This Service: Emergency Assistance (Greeley) - Catholic Charities (Weld County)
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Electric Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-180)
Gas Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-250)
Heating Fuel Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-300)
Rent Payment Assistance (BH-3800.7000)