Family & Intercultural Resource Center

Strong Families
Strong Community.

Through education and support, FIRC helps families make healthy choices and provide an environment for children to thrive. By strengthening families, we are strengthening the community.


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We are here for you

FIRC is working closely with community partners to provide families and individuals with the support needed to remain healthy during these uncertain times. We hope you find the following resources helpful. We will continue to update this page as things change during the coronavirus COVID-19 response. Please remember our staff is taking phone appointments for health insurance, mental health navigation, supportive services and parenting support. Please call 970-262-3888.
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Public Health and Testing Info, Food, Housing, Mental Health, Parenting, Unemployment and Health Insurance Resources for the COVID-19 Response

We have gathered details around many of the resources you need to manage these uncertain times.
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Donate Today

  • In efforts to provide locals with the basic needs of food, housing, access to mental health and healthcare support, FIRC’s staff has quickly reorganized to address this unprecedented demand. We continue to meet the changing needs of the community. Thank you to all of the donors who are making our work possible. Donations allow us to keep providing this work.

FIRC Food Pantry Hours - We are offering drive or walk thru services

      • 1745 Airport Road Breckenridge. Behind the Thrift Store.
      • 12:00-1:00p.m.
      • 251 W. 4th Street Silverthorne
      • 12:00-1:00 p.m.
      • Special Evening Hours Tuesdays 5:00-6:00 p.m.
      • Food Pantry Donations If you want to make non-perishable food donations please drop them off between 8:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Mondays & Wednesdays at the Breckenridge Food Pantry. Please leave on the table outside the door. If you have any other questions please email Caitlinj@summitfirc.org
        • 630-310-9277

Phone/Virtual Office Hours

      • For appointments with Supportive Services, Access to Care or Families United, please call during our virtual office hours. To encourage social distancing during the COVID-19 response we are not taking any in-person appointments.
      • Please call8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. or by appointment
      • 970-262-3888

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Supportive Services

Housing, Food, Utility, Medical, Budgeting and Goal-Setting Support

Supportive Services focuses on helping people overcome the challenges caused by the high cost of living in Summit County and the COVID pandemic. The purpose of our programs are to assist you with setting goals, one-on-one budgeting and establishing connections to community resources.
We provide education and support to ensure families’ basic needs of housing, food, physical and mental health are met to help you thrive.
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Mental Health Navigation

FIRC’s Mental Health Navigators can help you move through the barriers and confusion of accessing mental health supports.
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Shop in Dillon by Appointment, Donate in Breckenridge on Thursday and Friday.

Summit Thrift & Treasure Limited Hours

Shop in Dillon by appointment on Tuesdays-Fridays. Call 970-262-3888. Donate clothing and shoes at the Breckenridge store on Thursdays and Fridays.

  • Shop by appointment only in Dillon
  • Tuesdays 10 am -3 pm
  • Wednesday thru Friday 12 pm – 5 pm
  • Masks must be worn to enter the store.
  • Donations accepted only in Breckenridge
  • Gently used clothing only, no shoes or household items will be accepted at this time.
  • Thursday 1 pm – 5 pm
  • Friday 11 am – 3 pm
  • Please wear a mask at the self sorting donation station.
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    Parenting Support

    FIRC offers a variety of resources including virtual home visits to parenting workshops. Our team is here to help parents give their children the best start to life.
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    We are sending out special parenting texts during the COVID crisis. Sign up to receive text alert with parenting tips and information.

    Parenting Support

    Texts on HEALTH & NUTRITION | BEHAVIOR | RELATIONSHIPS | SUBSTANCE ABUSE | RESILIENCE | COMMUNITY EVENTS
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    Health Insurance Enrollment Assistance

    We can help

    If you have lost your job or income, your premiums should go down or you may qualify for Medicaid. We provide free enrollment assistance to determine if you qualify for Medicaid, CHP+ or discounted plans for the Marketplace.
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    ALMA Peer-to-Peer Support

    FIRC’s ALMA (Amigas Latinas Motivando el Alma) peer-support program is for Latino and Hispanic women who are going through hard times by pairing them with other
    women who have faced similar challenges and who understand.
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    Families of Summit County

    Read stories from local families who have made Summit County home. Learn about the different ways FIRC has helped make their dreams of raising their children in the mountains a reality.

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    Serving Summit County, Colorado

    Through education and support, FIRC helps families make healthy choices and provide an environment for children to thrive. By strengthening families, we are strengthening the community.

    People Served Every Year

    4300

    Helping people achieve stability.


    By providing education and support, we can help families set and achieve goals so they can be stronger parents and members of our community.
    • “I believe that being a stronger parent raises a stronger child."
      Attendant of the Parenting of Teens class