Colorado Springs, CO Homeless Information Forum

Welcome to our Colorado Springs, CO information forum. I have added some questions for you and posted them below.

The goal is to compile as much local information as possible for those who are homeless and need food or homeless resource assistance in Colorado Springs.

If you are familiar with Colorado Springs and the homeless situation, please answer the questions below as fully as possible. Let's build a useful resource section that only you and those intimately familiar with Colorado Springs will know.

Mike Manning, owner of HomelessShelterDirectory.org

Are You Currently Homeless In Colorado Springs, CO? Help Us Find Out Where To Find The Best Homeless Resources In Colorado Springs, CO


User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2017-12-21 16:15:02STREET
2017-12-24 17:52:10Was on vacation and dad kicked us out motel room
2017-12-26 18:18:32Motel for one ite hen the streets
2017-12-28 17:28:57street
2018-05-03 01:08:45SUV where ever we can park it legally.
2019-02-28 09:54:52springs rescue mission, I'm so appreciative of it.
2019-07-31 11:31:59SUV where ever we can park it legally


User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2017-12-21 16:15:02FROM ASKING FOR PEOPLE I DO KNOW TO HELP FEED ME
2017-12-24 17:52:10Food stamps
2017-12-26 18:18:32I provide my own meals foodstamps
2017-12-28 17:28:57food stamps
2018-04-02 22:37:10Springs Rescue mission
2018-04-27 17:57:39Salvation army serves food daily from 11:30am to 1pm
2018-05-03 01:08:45We utilize the Marian House. Or we purchase coupon/discounted foods from panhandling money. No SNAP benefits afford to us.
2018-05-26 20:04:37Soup kitchen pueblo
2018-05-26 20:12:56Soup kitchen pueblo


User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2018-02-12 19:46:32Me 56 female and. My 7 year old daughter
2018-03-07 13:44:1049 yr old single female stranded here i know no one
2018-04-02 22:37:10In my 30s, currently out of work, just need a job and place to stay
2018-04-27 17:57:39I had a injury at work and have had little to no reasonable work to help support myself
2018-05-03 01:08:45Working husband, pregnant wife, two kids, and a dog
2018-05-03 22:48:54I had an injury and it's hard to find a place just to sleep at night.
2018-05-03 22:56:02I had an injury and it's hard to find a place just to sleep at night.
2018-05-03 23:09:25I had an injury and it's hard to find a place just to sleep at night.
2018-05-26 20:04:37I’m a male, I’m 22, I’m recently homeless single with no kids
2018-05-26 20:12:56I’m a male, I’m 22, I’m recently homeless single with no kids
2018-06-17 17:19:2637 years old looking for work
2018-09-04 14:47:17Moved frpm tennessee I just need a place so i can get a job me female 21 my fiancé 28 and a year old cat
2018-12-14 21:26:59i am 56 and many health problems, and my 25 yr old son
2019-02-28 09:54:52Just got out of prison, low level, non violent crimes
2019-05-01 03:50:29Lost job, then home but have my meow mix with me and we are a packaged deal
2019-06-20 18:04:35I am a male 28 yrs old original from Texas currently living in Colorado Springs I have to complete parole in order to return to my home state of Texas.


User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2019-02-28 09:54:52springs rescue mission allows dogs
2019-07-31 11:31:59Springs reduce mission allows dogs


User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2018-04-02 22:37:10They should build more shelters. Allow overnight parking at places
2018-04-27 17:57:39More jobs and training programs also mental and physical health treatment
2018-05-03 01:08:45Affordable housing. We were paying over $1200 a month for a 2/2 which is more than 60% of our income. We were constantly paying late fees and finally had to choose homeless or eventual eviction. We choose homeless because once you have an eviction it's even harder.
2018-05-03 22:48:54I know greccio housing helps out on Platte ave..
2018-05-03 22:56:02I know greccio housing helps out on Platte ave..
2018-05-03 23:09:25I know greccio housing helps out on Platte ave..
2018-05-26 20:04:37More shelters and care
2019-05-01 03:50:29Housing First
2019-06-20 18:04:35Provide the knowledge of where to go when in need of help
2019-07-31 11:31:59Affordable housing. We were paying over $1200 a month for a 2/2 which is more than 60% of our income. We were constantly paying late fees and finally had to choose homeless or eventual eviction. We choose homeless because once you have an eviction it's even harder.

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