Food Access/Distribution Resources


No Cost Drive through Grocery Programs at CSFR Office (917 East Moreno Ave)

  • Thursday at 3:00 until food runs out.

  • Saturday at 12:00 pm until food runs out.

Free Food/Grocery Distribution at Mitchell High School (1205 Potter Drive) March 26th, April 2nd and April 16th. Begins at 3:00, ends when food runs out. Please bring bag or box for groceries.

Click here to find additional resources through the Care and Share Food Bank of Southern Colorado Pantry Locator


Map of Pikes Peak School Meal Pick up Locations during COVID19 school closures

Grab and Go bagged lunches Monday through Friday 12:00 - 2:00 at New Directions Agape Services

Enchanted Realms Games & Gifts is providing grab and go lunches for school age children and parents that need it Monday through Friday 12-2. Deliveries are available in COS, Fountain, Widefield, Security, Fort Carson, and Peterson AFB. Visit their facebook page here for more information.

Services for Seniors and other higher-risk populations

For services for isolated seniors, visit Silver Key here

Free Grocery Delivery for Seniors from SoCo Heating and Cooling - “It has come to our attention that grocery delivery services are booked for days and our senior citizens may be unable to get what they need safely. SoCo Heating and Cooling will be doing free grocery delivery for all seniors. Please share with friends and neighbors as many seniors are not online. Contact us if you or someone you know needs help with grocery delivery by message, by phone 719-551-2232, or email”

Safeway to reserve hours for at-risk shoppers

Target hours for at-risk populations

Dollar General shopping hours for Seniors

Additional Food Resources:

  • Information from Hunger Free Colorado regarding Food Resources during COVID-19 Outbreak

  • Pikes Peak United Way is offering several local resources for those seeking help with food, housing, utilities, clothing, transportation, taxes, mental health and more. Call 211 for more information.

  • Emerge Aquaponics (Click here for link) is distributing free butterhead lettuce each Friday.

  • Catholic Charities of Central Colorado is offering Altered Meal Service at Marian House Soup Kitchen from a daily, hot meal served in the Marian House dining room, to distributing sack lunches daily between 11 am – noon

Other/General Resources

Resources to ease financial stress

If you’ve had a reduction in hours or wages, you can file an unemployment claim here

Stay connected through isolation with free internet from Comcast

Resources for Restaurants and Workers dealing with the COVID-19 Emergency


Food Related Education

  • Herbs to Build Strength and Immunity - Prepared by FLF Herbalist and Farm Director Abigail Wagner

  • Free online cooking classes

  • Free online gardening classes

  • TED Talk - How we can eat our landscapes

Home Schools Education

  • Companies offering free subscriptions due to school closings

  • Scholastic Learn at Home - Day by Day Lessons for students Pre-k through Grade 6+

  • D-11 Distance Learning

Virtual Tours/Fieldtrips

  • 2,500 free virtual museum tours

  • Virtual Field Trips

  • Virtual Tours of National Parks

COVID-19 Information:

  • Center for Disease Control and Prevention

  • The World Health Organization.

  • CO Public Health Recommendations

  • El Paso County Public Health Recommendations

Community/Mutual aid groups

COS Mutual Aid Network = Red de ayuda mutua en cos

Colorado Springs Helping Neighbors

Mutual Aid in Colorado Springs during COVID-19 pandemic



  • Stress relief in times of crisis

  • Mental Health and Coping during COVID-19


  • Recovery/Addiction: Virtual AA meetings

  • National Domestic Violence Hotline - For any victims and survivors who need support, we are here for you, 24/7. Call 1-800-799-7233 or 1-800-799-7233 for TTY, or if you’re unable to speak safely, you can log onto or text LOVEIS to 22522.

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