GIVE Center

New Service Delivery Model in 2023: Walk-up services at the DHS GIVE Center are for emergency needs only. All other services (including vouchers for the following vital documents: Colorado birth / death certificates, and Colorado ID waivers) will be offered through our virtual customer service with curbside pickup. Walk-up services will not be available for non-emergent needs. To start this virtual customer service process, call 720-944-1250 or email DHSResourceHUB@denvergov.org.

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The GIVE Center provides free, essential services and items to Denver residents in need, including families, foster youth, and people experiencing homelessness.

Our team serves as liaisons between our customers and community partners. We provide emergency goods and services with a trauma-informed, person-centered, and holistic approach.

What You Need To Know

How can I get help?

New Service Delivery Model in 2023: To start our virtual customer service process, call 720-944-1250 or email DHSResourceHUB@denvergov.org. We no longer offer walk-up services for non-emergent needs.

Walk-up services at the DHS Give Center are for emergency needs only.

Who does the GIVE Center serve?

The inside of the GIVE center includes a client resource navigation room

Resources and services from our GIVE Center are available to all Denver residents in need of essential items or services. No referral is needed and you do not need to be a Denver Human Services customer.

What items can I get at the GIVE Center?

We can connect you to essential hygiene items such as:

  • Personal hygiene items
  • Menstrual Products
  • Diapers and Wipes for Infant, Youth, & Adults
  • Vital Document Fee Waiver Support
  • The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) Food Boxes
  • Pet Food (Dog & Cat) 
 

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What other services and resources do you provide?

Our resource navigators connect customers to community-based resources and partner referrals, including:

  • Prescription eye glasses vouchers through New Eyes for the Needy
  • Dress 4 Success
  • Community Works
  • A Precious Child 

 

How can I donate and what's needed?

There are several ways to make a donation and support our GIVE Center. Learn how to "Be A Giver" and donate to various causes, like our seasonal community drives, through Denver Human Services.

Questions? Email us at GIVE@denvergov.org for more information on how to donate, and what items are needed.

What if I have an emergency?

If you have an emergency and need immediate support from the DHS Give Center: you can visit us for walk-up services at the Denver Human Services Welcome Center (2929 W. 10th Ave., Denver, CO 80204), across the street from our old location at the Richard T. Castro Denver Human Services building.

Emergency walk-up hours: Monday - Thursday from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. On Fridays, we offer virtual services with curbside pickup only. Se habla español. Important: the GIVE Center closes early (at 2:30 p.m.) on the third Wednesday of every month.

Walk-up services at the DHS Give Center are for emergency needs only. All other non-urgent services (vouchers for vital documents, ID waivers, etc.) should be done through our virtual customer service process. Call 720-944-1250 or email DHSResourceHUB@denvergov.org.

 

 

Get Started »

To get started with our virtual customer service process, call 720-944-1250 or email DHSResourceHUB@denvergov.org

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