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CitySquare Denver’s mission is to fight the causes and effects of poverty through service, advocacy and friendship. On this page, you’ll find information on how we can help you and your loved ones.


Programs

To enroll, please call or email us at servicesdenver@CitySquare.org.

The CitySquare Denver Food Pantry provides nutritious foods to our neighbors. The Food Pantry is open every Tuesday from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Please arrive by 1:30 to guarantee access. Neighbors are able to utilize the Food Pantry every other week.

Marilyn from Denver Human Services is on site every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to assist with public benefit application including Medicaid, SNAP, TANF, OAP and other general resources.

CitySquare Denver’s Computer Lab provides neighbors a place to work on their resume as well as search and apply for jobs. Computers are available on a first come, first served basis Monday – Thursday from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

CitySquare Denver’s Locker Program gives homeless neighbors a secure space to store important documents and personal items while they pursue employment and housing. Neighbors are asked to sign a Locker Agreement and check in at CitySquare Denver at least twice a month. Laundry services are available for neighbors enrolled in the Locker Program. Locker access is available on Mondays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

CitySquare Denver partners with Metro Caring to distribute Colorado I.D. vouchers and Colorado birth certificate vouchers to neighbors in need of identification. The voucher covers the cost of the document. We are only able to provide vouchers for in-state documents. For questions about out-of-state documents please contact Metro Caring directly. Vouchers are available on Wednesdays from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

CitySquare Denver partners with Tempo Wireless to provide free cell phones for neighbors who qualify. In order to apply please bring a current state issued ID and proof of a public benefit or paperwork showing you are under 135% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. Public benefits that qualify include: Medicaid, SNAP, SSI, Veterans Pension and Section 8 Housing. Please note, all approvals and denials are made through Tempo Wireless. Apply with us on Wednesdays between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

CitySquare Denver partners with Recycle Bicycles provides used bicycles and new locks to neighbors in need of transportation. Neighbors are eligible to receive a bicycle and lock once every 6 months. The lottery to receive an adult bicycle is held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursdays, please arrive on time to participate. Our volunteers are available from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on Thursdays to perform minor bicycle repairs. Please note, all bicycles are donated and may vary in size, style and performance.

CitySquare Denver provides mail services to our neighbors experiencing homelessness. Staff received and sorts mail only, no postage service is provided. We ask neighbors to complete a Change of Address form with USPS (available on site). Mail can be picked up Monday – Thursday from 10am – 2pm.

CitySquare Denver provides showers for our neighbors experiencing homelessness. Neighbors must sign up and adhere to all shower rules to participate. We are able to accommodate approximately 12 people per week on a first come, first served basis. Shower services are available on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10am – 2pm. Neighbors will receive a shower punch card upon enrollment into services