24-Hour Domestic Violence Hotline: (970) 247-9619
We are fortunate to have many different community organizations that serve Southwest Colorado and provide a variety of resources, programs, and support. We have created a succinct, yet comprehensive list of basic resources to utilize on your journey to restore + rebuild the life you desire. Discover opportunities to receive ongoing encouragement by submitting a Prayer Request or enroll to receive daily devotionals.
Volunteers of America Southwest Colorado
Southwest Safehouse (970) 259-5443
The Southwest Safehouse serves women and children escaping domestic violence with comprehensive residential shelter services, and provides necessary tools and support to recover from trauma and start a new life.
Durango Community Shelter (970) 259-1021
The Durango Community Shelter serves families and individuals experiencing homelessness with comprehensive residential shelter services, and provides support to regain self-sufficiency.
Alternative Horizons Office
Alternative Horizons provides support and alternatives to survivors of domestic violence and their families while striving to strengthen our community through education and prevention outreach.
Housing Solutions for the Southwest
Housing Solutions offers and operate multiple programs, all housing related, to help people in Southwest Colorado who are struggling to meet their basic housing needs. They are dedicated to finding affordable housing options for the communities they serve.
First Baptist Church
Hours: M-TH from 8 AM-5 PM
Address: 332 E. 11th Street, Durango
We suggest that you call to confirm a general meeting time to ensure staff is available. An application is required and reviewed for approval. All qualifying applicants should have a plan towards stable rebuilding or be willing to converse about creating a stable plan.
Hours: T and TH from 9 AM-12 PM
Address: 2917 Aspen Drive, Durango
Arrive during the days and hours list to complete an application. Allow up to two weeks for your application to be reviewed. Limited gas vouchers are offered and a photo ID is required for this request.
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