COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Resources

While our communities face uncertainty and instability due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the Colorado Reproductive Health, Rights, and Justice Coalition is committed to providing support, advocacy, and resources to folks in our state who are in need. 

We affirm that all Coloradans deserve and should have access to basic necessities, paid sick leave, a livable wage, and afforable healthcare services, including easily accessable abortion and reproductive health care services. This public health crisis has brought to light  and exacerbated existing barriers to reproductive healthcare, disproportionately impacting low-income folks, communities of color, and undocumented individuals in our state. 

As our coalition continues to work diligently to address the needs of our communities, we have compiled a growing list of resources below: 

Additional Resources Lists from Individual Coalition Orgs: Resources on COVID-19 for COLORistxThe Directory: Give Back + Stay SaneInterfaith Alliance's Resource List

GENERAL INFORMATION

Colorado Official COVID-19 Page

This resource will keep you up-to-date on the latest statistics and the latest guidance on how we can protect ourselves and protect our most vulnerable populations.

COVID-19 Tracking Project

The COVID Tracking Project collects information from 50 US states, the District of Columbia, and 5 other US territories to provide the most comprehensive testing data we can collect for the novel coronavirus

2-1-1 COVID-19 Hotline

Coloradans can reach the 2-1-1 Colorado online at 211Colorado.org, by dialing 2-1-1 or texting your Zip Code to 898-211 for COVID-19 related concerns and questions. 

REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH SERVICES

FINANCES & HOUSING

UTILITIES & SERVICES

RENT/MORTGAGE ASSISTANCE

HEALTH INSURANCE ASSISTANCE

  • Access to Emergency Medicaid
  • Center for Health Progress has created a resource list with important information for people without insurance.
  • The Division of Insurance issued an emergency rule establishing a Special Enrollment Period. Anyone who is uninsured and is otherwise eligible to purchase a plan can enroll until April 30th. Sign up for health insurance today at: connectforhealthco.com 

OTHER FINANCIAL SUPPORT AND ASSISTANCE:

FOOD ASSISTANCE

  • Hunger Free Colorado has set up a Food Resource Hotline for anyone who needs help locating food.
    • Call 855-855-4626, M - F (8 am - 4:30 pm) to find school meals, food pantries, and SNAP and WIC enrollment.
  • CO school districts are offering meals to children who rely on school meals. Click HERE to find one near you.
  • Grab-and-Go dinners are provided by the Tasty Food Denver Youth Eat Free program with the City and County of Denver, Office of Children's Affairs.
    • These meals are for youth between the ages of 1 - 18 and available on a first-come, first-served basis at 17 Denver recreation centers Monday - Friday, 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. No ID or registration required denvergov.org/TastyFood.
  • Food Bank of the Rockies
  • Community Table- Community Table is serving the residents of Arvada and neighboring communities in Northern Jefferson County would have a place to go for emergency food. They are distributing food boxes.
  • GrowHaus Food Boxes
  • List of food pantries operating during COVID-19 situation
  • Denver Food Pantry Spreadsheet
  • Sunvalley Kitchen
    • No-Cost Grocery Program, in partnership with Denver Food Rescue, each Wednesday (2-3pm) and Saturday (11am-12pm)
  • Free Meals For Students
  • Lynx Mobile Food Pantry Tuesday, March 24 | 9 – 11 a.m. (or until supplies last*) Walnut Lot, West 4th Street, Denver

WELLNESS & MENTAL HEALTH

ADDICTION

FREEDOM FROM VIOLENCE

  • National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) The national hotline directs you to local services and professionals based on the number you’re calling.
  • SafeHouse Denver – 303-318-9989 (24 hour/7 days a week, crisis and shelter line)
    • SafeHouse Denver assists adults, children, and youth in reclaiming their right to a life free from domestic violence.

IMMIGRANT SUPPORT

CHILDCARE & STUDENT RESOURCES

CHILDCARE

COLLEGE STUDENTS

***Disclaimer: inclusion of services or organizations on the list below should not be understood as an endorsement of these services or organizations by the RHRJ coalition.