Prevention and Stabilization
This program stabilizes individuals and families using available emergency funds. It also provides housing counseling and SNAP application assistance.
When funds are available, we provide emergency assistance for the following:
Gas and Electric
Mortgage and Rental assistance
HUD Housing Counseling Program:
Catholic Charities of Southern Colorado is a HUD-approved Housing Counseling Agency. We currently have two HUD Certified Housing Counselors that specialize in:
Apply for Emergency Assistance:
To apply for Emergency Assistance, please follow the steps below:
1. Call our office at 719-544-4233 to determine your eligibility for assistance.
2. After discussing with a staff member, download and complete all applicable portions of the Emergency Assistance Application.
3. Review and gather all of the following required documents for the type of assistance you are requesting:
4. Submit all necessary forms in the online application below or email all documents to firstname.lastname@example.org.
ALL Assistance Applicants
Completed Emergency Assistance Application
Copy of Applicant's ID
Household Income Documents
Landlord Verification Form (pages 12-13 of Emergency Assistance Application)
Eviction Notice or Rental/Lease Agreement in Applicant's name.
Mortgage Statement and Payment Coupon in Applicant's name.
Current Utility Statement in Applicant's name.