RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES

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ACT NOW! LAST CALL FOR CHRISTMAS GIFT DONATIONS
Send Angel Tree Basalt monetary donations via Venmo@AngleTreeBasalt. Contact them to see if donations are helpful beyond December 1. The group will be purchasing holiday gifts for local children.

GIVE HELP 
Colorado Gives Day is Tuesday, 12.8.20.

GoodNeighbor.network. Find nearby non-profits, or fellow neighbors, in need and sign up to help.

Act now! Send Angel Tree monetary donations via Venmo@AngleTreeBasalt 

Do a “Reverse Advent” for LIFT-UP 

GET HELP

Family Resource Center
970.384.9500 

Aspen Family Connections 970.205.7025. If you need assistance, or if you are worried about a student or family’s basic needs (food, housing, financial security, health care access, etc.), please send an email to familyservices@rfschools.com or leave a message at 970-384-9500 and a family liaison will follow up to support the family.

Catholic Charities 970.384.2060. Catholic Charities serves those in need in Eagle, Garfield and Pitkin Counties, Colorado. This includes basic necessities such as food and life-saving medication but also assistance with transportation, eviction prevention.

Kids First 970.920.5363. Kids First can help you choose childcare, see if you qualify for help to pay for childcare, and provide information about community resources for young children, their families and the early childhood education programs that care for them. It is also offering COVID 19 emergency emergency childcare financial aid to families.

Free Grab & Go Lunch for Kids/Teens at the Basalt Library
970.927.4311

Lunches will be distributed from the eastern side entrance of the library. Facemasks and social distancing are required at pick up. This program is provided in partnership with the Western Slope Food Bank of the Rockies.

Mobile Food Pantries. Find locations at Liftup.org. 

Western Slope FBR Mobile Pantry
El Jebel
20 Eagle County Dr, El Jebel, CO 81623
Thursdays 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
970-379-1091

Garfield County Economic Assistance
970-945-9191

ASPEN PANTRY: 465 N. Mill Street #18, Aspen CO 81611
Aspen Pantry is Open By Appointment Only
Sign-up online or call 970-544-2009
Mobile pantry locations here
Tuesday – Friday 11:00 AM – 5:20 PM
Saturdays 12:00 – 5:20 PM

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