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How Can We Help You?

I Need Shelter

If you are currently without housing and have a need, call to see what we can assist you with, from food to clothing to various other programs at:

Samaritan House, 2301 Lawrence St., Denver
(303) 294-0241

Samaritan House Women's Shelter
(Must be at Samaritan House, 2301 Lawrence St., Denver, by 6 p.m.)
(303) 294-0241

The Mission - Fort Collins
(970) 484-5010

Guadalupe Community Center - Greeley
(970) 353-6433

Marisol Homes, Denver metro area
(720) 799-9400



Individuals and families who meet the following criteria are welcome to participate in our lottery system.

  1.  Applicant must live independently and harmoniously within housing.
  2.  Applicant must agree to participate in the supportive services offered.
  3.  Applicant must agree to remain drug-free and alcohol-free.

Other Help Available at Samaritan House


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Managing Money

We Provide Help at The Little Flower Assistance Center to People in the Following ZIP Codes:

All Aurora, CO ZIP codes
Denver ZIP codes: 80239 and 80249

I Need Housing

If you are NOT homeless but are in need of affordable housing, you are welcome to apply for housing on our website.  Individuals and families may be placed on our waiting list.

I Suspect Human Trafficking

If you see something suspicious and suspect it could be human trafficking, you can take action! 

Report your tip to the National Human Trafficking Resource Center.

I Need Help Fleeing Domestic Violence

Our shelters are not SAFE houses.  If you're experiencing any kind of domestic violence and feel helpless, please contact The National Domestic Hotline or visit

I Need Help With An Addiction*

If you are motivated to recover from the disease of addiction and ready to rebuild those facets of your life that have been damaged by the cycle of addiction, call Step 13 Monday through Thursday between 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. at (303) 295-7837  -  or go to for more information.

*While Step 13 is not a part pf Catholic Charities, they are a sister program that collaborates with us on a regular basis.

I am a Veteran

If you are a veteran in need of assistance, resources are available through the Grant and Per Diem Program at Samaritan House. To qualify for this program, go to the VA hospital at Clermont and 9th or the Community Resource and Referral Center at 1247 Santa Fe Dr., Denver, CO 80204.  The VA hospital can refer you to our program.

In the meantime, you can participate in the men's lottery for the general population.

Emergency Assistance

For utility assistance (gas, electric) please call (720) 377-1313 between 8 a.m. - 9 a.m.  Monday through Thursday

About Us

Samaritan House is a 501(c)3 homeless shelter operated by Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of Denver. Since 1986, we have helped people secure sufficient food and clothing, the ability to earn a living wage and affordable housing.


2301 Lawrence St., Denver, CO 80205

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