FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

What does Fort Collins Rescue Mission do?

Fort Collins Rescue Mission meets the needs of those experiencing poverty and homelessness through emergency services and rehabilitation programs. Since 2012, Fort Collins Rescue Mission has been continuing Denver Rescue Mission’s 120-year legacy of changing lives along the Front Range.

To learn about specific services and programs, click the Get Help button at the top of the page..

Where is Fort Collins Rescue Mission located?

Fort Collins Rescue Mission is located at

316 Jefferson Street, Fort Collins, CO 80524

 

How do I volunteer at Fort Collins Rescue Mission?

Volunteers are the life-blood of Fort Collins Rescue Mission. Short-term and long-term opportunities are available, and becoming a volunteer is easy!

Simply create a volunteer profile and choose a serving shift and facility that works with your schedule. (We do ask that you sign up to volunteer and not show up unannounced.)

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For more information, call our volunteer hotline at 303.953.3955

Can I donate online?

Monetary donations can be made online, by mail or by phone.

Does Fort Collins Rescue Mission participate in any door-to-door solicitation?

Fort Collins Rescue Mission does not support, partner or benefit from any individuals or companies claiming to raise funds through door-to-door solicitations.

If you have any questions about our involvement in a fundraising program, please contact us at 303.297.1815.

What types of donations do you accept?

The Mission always needs non-perishable food, clothing, hygiene items, furniture, and household items. Electric washing machines, dryers, and stoves are accepted in working condition.

We do not accept the following:

  • Upholstered furniture with pet hair or pet damage
  • Computers, computer monitors and televisions
  • Waterbed frames or mattresses
  • Gas appliances
  • Refrigerators
  • Freezers
  • Outdoor appliances
  • Exercise equipment
  • King size beds
  • Built-in appliances
  • Paint
  • Flammable or corrosive chemicals
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Used toys

For more information, call our Ministry Outreach Center at 303.313.2413.

Where can I drop off donations?

Donations are accepted at The Fort Collins Rescue Mission

316 Jefferson St, Fort Collins, CO 80524

 

Does Fort Collins Rescue Mission provide rental assistance?

Fort Collins Rescue Mission provides short-term programs for men and women experiencing homelessness, but we do not provide rental assistance.

Denver Rescue Mission offers limited transitional and assistance programs to people experiencing homelessness in Denver.

Does Fort Collins Rescue Mission provide assistance with utilities?

No. Please contact your local city/county for assistance programs.