GRIT – Greater Resilience Information Toolkit

Provides important resources for community members in general to access (vetted information sheets, referral information, Resilience VideoCasts, and a portal to receive training as a community Resilience Support Coach)

Caring for the COVID Caregiver Presentation

Presentation from Premise Health that validates the impact of longer-term stress on our minds and bodies, and provides 5 proven techniques that anyone can do to reduce stress and improve health and wellbeing.

The Independence Center

(719) 471-8181
Thank you for your being part of The Independence Center family. We look forward to helping you through these times and beyond. We will continue to monitor the impact of COVID-19 and will adjust accordingly.

Fountain Valley Senior Center

(719) 600-2644
The Fountain Valley Senior Center serves as a focal point where older adults receive valuable services and participate in activities which enhance dignity, support independence and self-sufficiency, and encourage involvement in the community keeping the quality of life at optimum levels and avoiding premature institutionalization.

AARP Resources for Caregivers

CAREGIVER RESOURCE CENTER; Helping you navigate your role as a family caregiver

SKSF Behavior Health Services for Seniors

(719) 471-3184
Offering counseling and specialized therapy

CO Housing Emergency Assistance

Emergency funding is now available for rent and mortgage assistance to low-income families facing financial hardship due to economic disruption associated with COVID-19.

Virtual Visits with Penrose-St. Francis Primary Care

(719) 776-4310
Penrose-St. Francis Primary Care Cripple Creek located at the Cripple Creek-Victor Mountain Health Center is still open to care for the community’s healthcare needs. Our hours have been reduced temporarily from 8 am to 12 pm Monday through Thursday. We are caring for patients with both virtual and limited in person visits

Salvation Army Rental Assistance

(855) 768-7977
If you or someone you know is in need of rental assistance directly due to COVID-19 (loss of income due to unemployment, shortened work hours, etc.) Call 303.295.3366 or 855.768.7977 for help.

CO Housing Emergency Assistance

Emergency funding is now available for rent and mortgage assistance to low-income families facing financial hardship due to economic disruption associated with COVID-19.

Salvation Army Rental Assistance

(855) 768-7977
If you or someone you know is in need of rental assistance directly due to COVID-19 (loss of income due to unemployment, shortened work hours, etc.) Call 303.295.3366 or 855.768.7977 for help.

Division of Insurance (DORA)

There are insurance agents and marketing organizations using misleading sales tactics to sell health insurance that can leave consumers exposed to large medical bills. Verify the agents information with DOI.

Mindfulness Magazine

Free Mindfulness Resources to Find Calm and Nourish Resilience During the COVID Outbreak

Caregiver Meditations

Guided Meditation Resources

Park County COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Team  

(719) 836-4145
The Park County COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Team is available 24/7 to assist with local information and resources to help citizens with the challenges of COVID-19. Contact us at 719-836-4145 or 303-816-5913.

Park County Public Health Department

Park County Public Health Department Coronavirus resource page

Coronavirus Information Tele-Town Hall

(855) 274-9507
AARP will host a weekly live Coronavirus Information Tele-Town Hall right here on Thursdays at 1 p.m. ET - latest information on the coronavirus by calling toll-free 855-274-9507.

Colorado Respite Coalition

CRC's list of resources and information

Social Security about COVID-19 Economic Impact Payments

The Department of the Treasury (Treasury) announced on April 1 that Social Security beneficiaries who are not typically required to file tax returns will not need to file an abbreviated tax return to receive an economic impact payment. (Statement from Social Security Commissioner Andrew Saul April 3, 2020)

Resources from Dr. Sara Qualls – UCCS Aging Center

Resources from Dr. Sara Qualls - UCCS Aging Center

GRIT – Greater Resilience Information Toolkit

Provides important resources for community members in general to access (vetted information sheets, referral information, Resilience VideoCasts, and a portal to receive training as a community Resilience Support Coach)

Caring for the COVID Caregiver Presentation

Presentation from Premise Health that validates the impact of longer-term stress on our minds and bodies, and provides 5 proven techniques that anyone can do to reduce stress and improve health and wellbeing.

Fountain Valley Senior Center

(719) 600-2644
The Fountain Valley Senior Center serves as a focal point where older adults receive valuable services and participate in activities which enhance dignity, support independence and self-sufficiency, and encourage involvement in the community keeping the quality of life at optimum levels and avoiding premature institutionalization.

CO Housing Emergency Assistance

Emergency funding is now available for rent and mortgage assistance to low-income families facing financial hardship due to economic disruption associated with COVID-19.

Virtual Visits with Penrose-St. Francis Primary Care

(719) 776-4310
Penrose-St. Francis Primary Care Cripple Creek located at the Cripple Creek-Victor Mountain Health Center is still open to care for the community’s healthcare needs. Our hours have been reduced temporarily from 8 am to 12 pm Monday through Thursday. We are caring for patients with both virtual and limited in person visits

Salvation Army Rental Assistance

(855) 768-7977
If you or someone you know is in need of rental assistance directly due to COVID-19 (loss of income due to unemployment, shortened work hours, etc.) Call 303.295.3366 or 855.768.7977 for help.

Division of Insurance (DORA)

There are insurance agents and marketing organizations using misleading sales tactics to sell health insurance that can leave consumers exposed to large medical bills. Verify the agents information with DOI.

Mindfulness Magazine

Free Mindfulness Resources to Find Calm and Nourish Resilience During the COVID Outbreak