Handyman Program (Canyon Ave) - Volunteers of America

Canyon Ave - Volunteers of America

Partnership Affiliation

Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceFocuses on home safety for low-income seniors and disabled persons living in Larimer County. Volunteers provide free labor. Clients are responsible for paying for any materials needed. This program is limited in its scope of service, focusing on avoiding slips, trips and falls, and fire hazards. The most common services provided include:

- Installing safety grab bars and handrails
- Installing smoke and CO2 detectors
- Changing batteries in smoke and CO2 detectors
- Making minor repairs on stair treads
- Replacing furnace filters and light bulbs.
- Replacing or fixing transition strips
- Building wheelchair ramps
- Dismounting ramps
- Minor door repairs, such as replacing door knobs
LocationLarimer County
Geographical AreaLarimer County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall for more information.
Helpful TipsThe Handyman Program does NOT assist with the following repairs:
- Installation of air conditioners
- Yard work or snow removal
- Painting, cleaning, or carpet cleaning
- Roof repair
- Plumbing or electrical work
- Remodeling
- Hanging pictures
- Any services that require a licensed technician
Client Information
EligibilityLow-income seniors and disabled adults
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Payment NotesDonations Accepted
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact Information
Contact's Name Keith Scholes
Contact's Position Program Supervisor
Contact's Phone (970) 472-9630 Ext 35
Contact's Email kscholes@voacolorado.org
Physical Site Address 1 405 Canyon Ave
Physical Site City, State, Zip Fort Collins, CO 80521
Main Phone (970) 472-9630
Fax (970) 472-8393
Service Location Email larimer@voacolorado.org
Web Address www.voacolorado.org
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Volunteers of America
Affiliated Program: Canyon Ave - Volunteers of America
This Service: Handyman Program (Canyon Ave) - Volunteers of America
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Bathroom Modification Services (BH-3000.3500-100)
General Minor Home Repair Programs (PH-3300.2750-250)
Ramp Construction Services (BH-3000.3500-700)