This is the nation's oldest program to help low-income, unemployed individuals aged 55+ find work. It is administered by the U.S. Department of Labor in conjunction with the AARP Foundation. This site has a list of SCSEP locations by state.
Catholic Charities of Central Colorado offers over 75 programs and services within a 10 county area out of two offices: Colorado Springs and Castle Rock. Our services are designed to help families successfully move out of Crisis, build Resiliency, and achieve Stability.
14 W. Bijou Street, Colorado Springs, CO
Services include: food assistance, services to promote economic freedom, utilities assistance, clothing, legal assistance, counseling services medical assistance, and more. Legal clinics happen on the 4th Saturday of every month from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Soup kitchen open every day - Monday through Saturday 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. and Sundays 8:45 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Food pantry services for the following zip codes: 80903, 80905, 80906, 80907, 80909, 80910, 80916, 80926. Also provides medical assistance, gas vouchers, clothing, and showers. WISH House is a strength based program that provides nightly shelter and intensive case management services for single women experiencing homelessness.
Pikes Peak Library District’s Adult Education Program provides the following FREE services at various locations in Colorado Springs:
Career Online High School (COHS) is an online high school diploma program. Scholarships will be awarded to eligible individuals.
ESL classes to improve English Language proficiency in reading, writing, listening and speaking.
ABE and ASE classes to provide basic skills and self-confidence to pass the GED, TASC or HiSET exams, obtain or improve employment, and/or begin college.