The history of Samaritan House homeless shelter

The history of Samaritan House homeless shelter

it was a cold night in February 1983 a Christmas Blizzard had paralyzed the city of Denver and the following two months delivered a relentlessly bitter cold spell the unemployment rate hit a staggering 11% leaving hundreds of Coloradoans out on the street moved by their plight father CB Woodridge better known as father woodyRead More The history of Samaritan House homeless shelter

Catholic Charities' homeless shelter, Samaritan House in Denver

Catholic Charities' homeless shelter, Samaritan House in Denver

on any given night on the streets of Denver Colorado a familiar scene unfolds homeless men gathered for a chance at one of the 75 plus extra beds made available as overflow at the Samaritan house a center of hope and help for the homeless of Denver for those unfamiliar scenes like this tend toRead More Catholic Charities' homeless shelter, Samaritan House in Denver

JT currently lives in a youth homeless shelter in Denver

JT currently lives in a youth homeless shelter in Denver

JT get your in a homeless shelter pretty much tell me what it's like being homeless um pretty much it sucks because it's like I mean I don't have a place of my own and I'm jobless and with my disorders it makes it harder so it's just like being the shelter just really sucksRead More JT currently lives in a youth homeless shelter in Denver

Changing lives at Samaritan House homeless shelter "…Thank you for giving me my life back."

Changing lives at Samaritan House homeless shelter "...Thank you for giving me my life back."

I paid for a room in advance from Arizona to Colorado I wanted them to have a better opportunity and I just felt it would be better to have both parents and a better environment living environment learning environment and there was no plan he knew the scenario we knew the scenario before we evenRead More Changing lives at Samaritan House homeless shelter "…Thank you for giving me my life back."

Special Beyond Special Needs – DPS 18-21 Transition Program

Special Beyond Special Needs - DPS 18-21 Transition Program

no matter what you do for a living listen closely you can almost hear the makings of a song boom in any day's work my favorite part would be getting to know the people Conor Coleman is an office assistant at Rocky Mountain Human Services on the communications and development team as you can seeRead More Special Beyond Special Needs – DPS 18-21 Transition Program

Concern over group homes for addicts, mentally ill

Concern over group homes for addicts, mentally ill

tonight group homes for addicts and the mentally ill are moving into a southeast denver residential neighborhood and people there are worried about everything from property values to safety and they say it can happen in your neighborhood next number Seven's Jaclyn Allen found it spitting neighbor against neighbor most recently here in southeast denverRead More Concern over group homes for addicts, mentally ill

Homeless Shelter is helping to save lives in Denver

Homeless Shelter is helping to save lives in Denver

Samaritan house is a lifesaver it's a place to go to save yourself I had a drinking problem I lost my job you know next I lost my apartment I felt that it was rock bottom a phrase I know kept hearing but I never really understood it till I realized I don't have aRead More Homeless Shelter is helping to save lives in Denver