Emergency Assistance

Emergency assistance is available to qualifying Denver County residents only.  If you live outside of Denver County, you do not qualify for this emergency assistance. Please contact 211 for services in your county. If you are in need of locating housing or shelter, please contact 211 or visit findhelp.orgHousing and shelter assistance is not provided by this emergency assistance program.

Before applying for emergency assistance, please review the emergency assistance application checklist (English(PDF, 167KB) / Spanish(PDF, 301KB)for additional qualifications and requirements.

Apply using the online form below. If the form does not appear, you can also fill out the DHS Online Emergency Assistance Screening Form on our OpenForms page.

Click here to view form.