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Loveland :
(970) 667-4939
Berthoud :
(970) 667-4939

Support When You Need It Most

HNS provides life-stabilizing emergency and basic need services. All services are considered on a case by case basis and eligibility is determined by HNS guidelines and based on availability of funds and resources.

For questions, call 970.667.4939 (Loveland) or 970.532.0161 (Berthoud).

Assistance includes:
  • Food baskets: a week’s supply of groceries based on family size
  • Utility assistance
  • Prescription assistance
  • Gas vouchers and bus tokens for medical or job-related appointments (must be able to confirm)
  • Clothing & Household needs: clean, gently used and seasonal clothing and shoes, bedding and small household items
HNS provides services to support the whole person in their time of need including:
  • Holiday programs
  • Educational programs on finances, parenting skills, cooking skills
  • Shelter programs
  • Advocacy and navigation assistance
  • Special programs for children: Back-to-school event, birthday closet, Christmas store
We also screen for all City of Loveland programs for low-income families and seniors:
  • Chilson Recreation Center
    • Discount passes and youth scholarships
  • COLT Bus and Paratransit applications
  • Screenings for Food and Utility Tax Rebate Program
  • COL Utility HANDS Program

Berthoud HNS provides youth scholarships for the Berthoud Recreation Center.

*Each head of household is required to complete a Financial Literacy course offered by community, online and at HNS Life Center to receive extended services from our programs.