Many local organizations are directly helping our community by offering assistance to community members experiencing financial challenges due to the pandemic. Click on an organization below to learn about the support options available or to offer a donation.

  • Boulder County Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP): If you have been (or currently are) unable to pay your rent due to COVID-19, you may be able to receive Emergency Rental Assistance if you are a Boulder County resident and meet certain criteria.
  • City of Boulder Eviction Prevention Assistance Program: Tenants in Boulder County facing or worried about an eviction can reach out to EPRAS here to find out about eviction prevention services including mediation, legal services and rental assistance. EPRAS staff will work with tenants to identify what services may help prevent an eviction and can provide emergency rental assistance to City of Boulder tenants.
  • Colorado Low Income Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP): LIHWAP was created to provide a benefit to qualifying household to help reconnect their disconnected drinking water or waste/sewer services, or help the household if facing disconnection with their drinking water and waste/sewer services, or if they have a past due amount with their drinking water and waste/sewer services. Funds are limited and are on a first come first serve basis.
  • Boulder Seniors Foundation: Assists older adults with lower incomes including help with home maintenance, rent, moving expenses, food purchases or medical and dental expenses.
  • Community Food Share: Aims to eliminate hunger in Boulder and Broomfield Counties through engagement, collaboration, and leadership.
  • El Centro AMISTAD: Creates opportunities and programs that promote health equity, education, and quality of life for the Latino community in Boulder County.
  • Emergency Family Assistance Association (EFAA): Provides stabilizing services, innovative programs, and transformative advocacy to strengthen families and create a thriving community.
  • Jewish Family Service (Emergency Assistance Program): JFS Boulder provides limited financial aid and case management to individuals and families at-risk of homelessness in Boulder. JFS of Colorado offers virtual services including employment services, mental health, and housing stability.