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    Loveland Police- 667-2151

    Ft. Collins Police- 221-6540

    Poison Control- 1-800-332-3073

    National Suicide Hotline- 1-800-873-8255


    Please visit United Way of Larimer County 2-1-1, for these and more services.



    Alliance for Suicide Prevention of Larimer County- 482-2209

    Crisis Assessment Center (Loveland)- 624-1635

    Crisis Assessment Center (Ft Collins)- 495-8090

    Larimer Center For Mental Health (Loveland)- 494-9870

    Larimer Center For Mental Health (Ft Collins)- 494-4300



    Child Protection- 498-6990

    ChildSafe- 472-4133

    Alternative to Violence- 669-5150

    Crossroads Safehouse- 482-3502 or 1-888-541-7233



    Child Care Assistance Program- 498-6352



    House of Neighborly Service (Loveland)- 667-4939

    Seventh Day Adventist Community Services- 667-1295

    Christ Center Community Church- 223-4442

    Salvation Army- 207-4472

    Kids Closet- 482-2436



    Food Bank- 493-4477

    The Community Kitchen- 278-1726

    House of Neighborly Service (Loveland)- 667-4939

    Meals on Wheels (Loveland)- 667-0311

    Meals on Wheels (Ft Collins)- 484-6325



    Community Health Services- Loveland Office- 679-4580, Ft Collins Office- 498-6700

    CHP+- Child Health Plan Plus- 407-7959



    House of Neighborly Service (Loveland)- 667-4939

    CARE Housing- 282-7522

    Fort Collins Housing Authority- 416-2910

    Loveland Housing Authority- 667-3232

    Neighbor to Neighbor- 663-4163 or 484-7498



    Larimer Center For Mental Health (After Hours)- 221-2114

    CSU Center for Couple & Family Therapy- 491-5991

    CSU Psychological Services- 491-5212

    Creative Counseling Services (Loveland)- 663-2900

    Creative Counseling Services (Ft Collins))- 221-4057

    The Center for Family Outreach- 495-0084

    Pathways Hospice (grief counseling)- 663-3500



    Salvation Army: Thanksgiving turkeys

    THANKSGIVING TURKEY VOUCHERS—SALVATION ARMY LOVELAND Provides frozen turkey vouchers to families and individuals residing in Loveland and Berthoud on a first come first serve basis. They only offer frozen turkeys, no food baskets. Vouchers are distributed Monday through Friday, between the hours 9am – 5pm. Required documentation: residence in Loveland / Berthoud.  (970) 699-8380 840 N Lincoln Ave Suite 101 Loveland, CO 80537

     Associated Veterans of Loveland and the American legion

    The Associated Veterans of Loveland and the American legion will be offering a free Thanksgiving Dinner. The meal is designed for veterans, their families and anyone who is in need, alone, or home-bound. It will take place Thursday, November 28th 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Vets Club building at 305 North Cleveland Ave. Loveland. Meals can also be delivered to those unable to leave their homes. The contact number for coordinating that is 970-663-2374.



    Salvation Army:  Angel Tree - Christmas Toys

    How: Visit The Salvation Army of Loveland, register, receive your gifts the same day.

    When: December 9 – 24, Monday – Friday, 11am – 5pm.

    Where: The Salvation Army, located 840 N. Lincoln Ave. in Loveland

    Requirements: Residence in Loveland / Berthoud, Proof that family has children age 0 – 17.

    Families can receive gifts only if they have not signed up with other agencies. Call 970-699-8380 with questions.

    Santa Cops:

    Loveland Police Department Santa Cops provide toys during the holiday season to children in need who reside in Larimer County. Each year police officers deliver gifts to participants. Applications to participate in the program can be turned in to the Loveland Police Department at: 810 E. 10th St. Loveland, CO 80537 - 970-632-1444 (Santa Cops Hotline):

    Thursday, November 14, 2019, 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.                    Saturday, November 16, 2019, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Thursday, November 21, 2019, 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.                     Saturday, November 23, 2019, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

     Important documentation:          

    -Parent/guardian photo ID
    -Proof of residency*                      

    -Proof of guardianship of each child aged 16 and under**

    *If any of these families do not have a permanent residence or are considered unaccompanied youth, make sure you tell them to state that they were sent from the school district, volunteers taking the applications verify with a Santa Cops board member and they will have no issues signing up. 

    **Guardians just need SOMETHING to tell them that an adult has custody of the child. This can be medical cards, school records, social security cards, birth certificates, etc.

     In the case of unaccompanied youth if you are able to provide a letter from the school, they will accept that as the “guardianship” portion of it.

    House of Neighborly Services

    HOLIDAY FOOD BASKET - HOUSE OF NEIGHBORLY SERVICE LOVELAND/BERTHOUD Provides a holiday food basket with unprepared items for low income families and seniors residing in the Thompson R2J School District. Clients can register in person to receive a food basket through Thursday, December 5th, 2019 at 1511 East 11th Street, Loveland. 970-667-4939 or 375 Meadowlark Dr, Berthoud. (970) 532-0161

    Adopt- A –Family

    The online form referral form opens October 1, 2019 and closes November 22, 2019. 

    Nominate a Family: 

    1. Click here to directly access the referral form:
    2. Fill out the Referral Form. Fields with a red star must be filled out before the form can be submitted. 
    3. The Referral PIN is a unique identifier. If you need a PIN, please contact Stephanie Russell
    4. After submitting the form, you and the family referred will receive a confirmation e-mail
    5. The confirmation e-mail will provide the location and date for the family to finish their sign up, this will include completing child and gift request information.

    Adopt-A-Family is a program of SERVE 6.8. The families you refer will be invited, upon registration completion, to the Loveland Christmas Family Festival. The Festival is hosted by a collection of local churches and is a night of family fun where families pick up gifts.

    Festival Information:

    Location: Foundations Church 1380 N Denver Ave, Loveland        When: December 13th, 4:30 - 8:00pm

    The Loveland sign up nights are listed below.  A family will need to attend a sign-up night. It only takes 15-20 minutes and they are welcome to bring their children. Families can also show up and sign up without a referral during one of the following nights.

    The sign up nights are:

    Tuesday, November 5, 4:30p-6:30p          Tuesday, November 12, 4:30p-6:30p 

    Tuesday, November 19, 4:30p-6:30p       Tuesday, November 26, 4:30p-6:30p 

    Northern Colorado Toy Shop

    At our 4th Annual Dolls for Daughters® and Toys for Boys® Toy Shop in Fort Collins, we will provide assistance to 500 children ages birth to 18 on December 7, 2019. We plan to provide each child with a new toy, new small toy, toothbrush/toothpaste kit, wooden toy car and lip gloss. We encourage you to bring a large, black lawn bag to take your toys home in or something else that can help you transport your toys from our venue to your vehicle.

    The event is first come, first served. A completed survey will be required to enter the toy shop and will be given out the day of the event. A birth certificate from anywhere is REQUIRED along with a picture ID for the parent receiving services. You may only shop for your children at this event. The link to the event is as follows: