Resources for Individuals

State, Local, and Community Resources

Our local Summit County community has a variety of assistance available to individuals whose income was impacted by COVID-19, including rental assistance, food assistance, local mental and physical health resources and a list of employers currently hiring.

Colorado Division of Housing Emergency Rental Assistance

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Colorado Department of Local Affairs’ Division of Housing (DOH) has launched emergency rental assistance programs for both landlords and tenants. Visit the Division of Housing’s Emergency Rental Assistance webpage for more information and to apply.

Local Rent/Food/Health Assistance Programs

Financial Assistance

If you are an employee of a business that was impacted by COVID-19 and are out of work or working reduced hours, there are many state and federal resources available and steps you can take to get the assistance you need.

Health Resources

Health Insurance

The State of Colorado Open Enrollment period is now through August15, 2021. If you miss your Special Enrollment Period window, you may have to wait until the next Open Enrollment Period (November 1, 2021 – January 15, 2022) to apply. Visit connectforhealthco.com for more information and enroll.

Personal Health Resources

  • For those with questions about COVID-19 and their own health status, CO-HELP is Colorado’s call line for general questions about the virus, providing answers in many languages including English, Spanish, Mandarin and more. It can be reached at 303-389-1687 or 1-877-462-2911, seven days a week between 8:00 am and 7:00 pm.
  • Telephone consultations with nurses – including free options – also can be arranged through this State of Colorado website.

Industry-Specific Employee Support

Below are resources and emergency assistance opportunities for workers in the hospitality, domestic, and arts industries who were displaced by COVID-19. The Colorado Department of Economic Development & International Trade is providing an updated larger list of alternative financial support and funding.

Additional Information and Resources

More Information To Come

This page was last updated on September 16, 2021, and our Frisco SERT staff will continue to sift through new information and provide resources as it becomes available.

Please email us with more specific questions, and we will work on finding answers.