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Colorado weatherization program.

The Colorado Energy Office works closely with non-profit agencies to administer the weatherization program. This federal government funded program can help low income families save money on their utility and energy bills. It is run in partnership with Energy Outreach Colorado and community action agencies. On average more than 4,000 families benefit from weatherization every year.

The weatherization program is free for qualified low income Colorado families as the federal government pays for it. While the exact amount of savings on utility bills will differ for each homeowner, on average the monthly savings will be about 20% of your usage, or roughly $400 per year on average. The program will also increase the overall comfort and safety of a family’s home.

Weatherization is a process of auditing a home, and then installing energy-efficient appliances and/or energy conservation measures. All is offered at no cost. The objective is to ensure long-term cost-savings and a reduction of a customer’s utility bills. Some of the services and improvements provided include:

  • An audit will be conducted of your home to determine how the program can save you money.
  • Forced air furnace efficiency assessment and tune ups.
  • Insulation, including attic, wall, floor, and crawl space.
  • High efficiency lighting survey and CFL bulbs.
  • Appliance safety inspection

Homeowners that are eligible for weatherization will tend to be mobile homes, single-family houses, and even multifamily units. Both renters and homeowners in Colorado can apply. Individuals who receive utility bill benefits from a number of low-income assistance programs, including COAP, LEAP, SSI, or TANF, will usually automatically qualify to receive help from Governor’s Energy Office Weatherization Program services.
To apply or learn more, dial 1-866-432-8435 or call your local community action agency below. The agencies can both help you apply and provide more details.

 

 

 

 

 

Adams County Community Development
4430 S. Adams County Parkway, 1st Floor, Suite C1900 Brighton, CO 80601
(720) 523-6200

Arapahoe County Government
1690 W. Littleton Blcd., Suite 300 Littleton, CO 80120
(303) 738-8089

Baca County Public Health Agency
741 Main Street Suite 4 Springfield, CO 81073
(719) 523-6621

Boulder County Community Action Programs
3482 N. Broadway Boulder, CO 80304
(303) 441-3972

City & County of Broomfield
(720) 887-2279

City & County of Denver Department of Human Services
1200 Federal Blvd Denver, CO 80204-3221
(720) 944-2875

Clear Creek County Public & Environmental Health
1531 Colorado Blvd. Idaho Springs CO, 80452
(303) 567-3147

Colorado East Community Action Agency
224 1/2 Nebraska Ave Stratton, CO 80836
(719) 348-5303
Counties in Colorado covered include Cheyenne, Elbert, Lincoln, and Kit Carson

Crowley County Department of Human Services weatherization program
630 Main Suite 2 Ordway, CO 81063
(719) 267-5251

Delta County Health & Human Services
255 W. 6th Street Delta, CO 81416
(970) 874-2167

Douglas County
4400 Castleton Court Castle Rock, CO 80109
(303) 688-4825 x-5388

Eagle County HHS, Child, Family & Adult Services
500 Broadway Eagle, CO 81631
(970) 328-2605

El Paso County Department of Human Services
1675 W. Garden of the Gods Road Colorado Springs, CO 80907
(719) 444-5482

Garfield County Department of Human Services - Senior Programs
195 West 14th Street Rifle, CO 81650
(970) 456-2295

Gilpin County Human Services
2960 Dory Hill Road, Suite 100 Black Hawk, CO 80422
(303) 582-5444 x-1104

Gunnison County Department of Health & Human Services
Weatherization is offered in both Gunnison and Hinsdale Colorado
225 N. Pine Gunnison, CO 81230
(970) 641-7940

Housing Solutions for the Southwest
Counties supported are Archuleta, Dolores, La Plata, Montezuma, and San Juan
295 Girard Street Durango, CO 81303
(970) 259-1086 x-15

Jefferson County Community Development
100 Jefferson County Pkwy, Ste 3530 Golden, CO 80419
(303) 271-8371

Kiowa County
PO Box 100 Eads, CO 81036
(719) 438-5810

Larimer County Human Services
2601 Midpoint Drive, Unit 112 Fort Collins, CO 80525
(970) 498-7630

MADA
Montrose, Ouray, San Miguel
17 N. 6th Street Montrose, CO 81401
(970) 249-4774 x-12

Mesa County Department of Human Services
510 29 1/2 Road Grand Junction, CO 81504
(970) 248-2709

 

 

 

Moffat County Department of Social Services
595 Breeze Street Craig, CO 81625
(970) 824-8282 x-26

Northeastern Colorado Association of Local Governments
231 Main Street, Suite 211 Fort Morgan, CO 80701
(970) 867-9409 x-233
If you live in the following counties, dial for information. Morgan, Logan, Phillips, Sedgewick, Washington, Yuma

Otero County Department of Human Services
13 W. Third Street La Junta,CO 81050
(719) 383-3167

Park County Senior Coalition
880 Bogue Street Fairplay, CO 80440
(719) 836-4295

Pitkin County
0405 Castle Creek Road, Suite 7 Aspen, CO 81611
(970) 920-5209

Prowers County
407 East Olive Street Lamar, CO 81052
(719) 336-8025

Pueblo County Department of Housing & Human Services
2631 E. 4th Street Pueblo, CO 81001
(719) 583-6318

Rio Blanco County Department of Social Services
345 Market Street Meker, CO 81641
(970) 878-9640 x-1221

Routt County Department of Human Services
135 6th Street Steamboat Springs, CO 80477
(970) 870-5274

San Luis Valley Community Action Agency
610 State Avenue, Ste 200 Alamosa, CO 81101
(719)589-6099
Alamosa, Conejos, Costilla, Mineral, Rio Grande, and Saguache

South Central Council of Governments – Offers weatherization and services in Huerfano and Las Animas
300 S. Bonaventure Ave. Trinidad, CO 81082
(719) 845-1133 x-216

Summit County Senior Services
0083 Nancy's Place Frisco, CO 80443
(970) 668-2941

Teller County
112 North "A" Street Cripple Creek, CO 80813
(719) 689-2988

Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments
3224 - A Independence Road Canon City, CO 81212
(719) 275-1675 x-104
Counties include Chaffee, Custer, Fremont, Lake

Weld County Department of Human Services
315 North 11th Avenue Greeley, CO 80631
(970) 352-1551 x6510

 

 
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