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137 Homeless Connection is an outreach program that serves homeless adults. This outreach program offers two key services to our homeless clients – the 137 Day Center, and the 137 Inclement Weather Night Shelter.
137 Homeless Connection is part of the New Life Program, which helps individuals find a new way out of adult homelessness through their strengths and gifts, while also helping them find their identity and life purpose.
Case management, advocacy and referrals are a key part of our 137 homeless programs.
For Basic Services:
For Counseling, Mentoring, & Training:
Monday-Thursday, 1:00pm-4:00pm, by Appointment
Mental health assessments and counseling, and substance abuse counseling, are available on a case by case basis and coordinated by SummitStone Health Partners and 137 staff.
Available mid-November through February when night temperatures fall below 20 degrees.
Clients are hosted by a local church network.
Transportation may be provided from the 137 Homeless Connection Day Center.
All clients are required to be breathalyzed and comply with 137 Homeless Connection program requirements.
For detailed information call: (970) 667-1532
For individuals seeking a way out of adult homelessness. It is designed to bring hope, acceptance, respect, and responsibility by connecting each person to their identity and to their life purpose.
The New Life Program helps each person discover their gifts and strengths. Rather than focusing on problem areas, which may contribute to hopelessness, inferiority issues, and disempowerment of the individual, we use a person’s identified gifts and strengths to address their areas of need. This empowers each participant to develop and maintain healthy and more productive relationships with family, employment, and their community.
The New Life Program is an individualized program with advancing levels. It consists of five key components:
Volunteering at 137 is like joining a welcoming family. Every volunteer brings their own life experiences and talents to 137 and those gifts are used in some amazing ways.
Doug and Val, Manager and Assistant Manager at the 137 Day Center, have a way of helping our volunteers identify and use their unique gifts to serve our homeless clients. You will often hear volunteers say that they receive back more than they give!
If you are interested in serving as a volunteer at 137 Homeless Connection, you can apply here.