Idaho Springs COVID-19 Personal Assistance Application

Idaho Springs Personal Assistance Application

The City of Idaho Springs has received Federal CARES Act funding to provide financial support to residents of the City that have been impacted by COVID-19. The City has developed a program to provide residents with cash awards (prior to December 30), gift cards to buy groceries or other necessities, or to pay bills.

These funds must be used to address an impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. To be eligible, applicants must presently be a resident of the City, residing here for at least 3 months and 1 day. Applicants can prove residency using a Drivers License or State Issued ID with listed address within City Limits; Government issued Document listing address in City Limits (such as a utilities bill) OR verification from Landlord of residency. 

Applicants will be asked to provide information on the following application related to how the COVID-19 pandemic and shutdowns created an impact that could be alleviated with funding through the program. The funding committee shall have the sole discretion to deny funding to any applicant if impact or residency is not adequately established.

Applications can be turned in to the drop box in the door of City Hall, 1711 Miner Street, Idaho Springs CO, 80452 in an envelope marked “Attn: Support Funding Application”. Only complete applications will be considered. Please contact Jonathan Cain ( if you have questions about the program or if you require assistance.

Upon notification of award, applicants can make an appointment to pick up funds from City Hall by calling 303.567.4421. Applicants will be required to wear a mask and observe social distancing guidelines while at City Hall.

Applicants will be eligible to reapply for funds every 6 weeks but will have to document ongoing impact from the COVID-19 pandemic and shutdowns.