New Year’s Weekend Hours

Happy New Year from SWIC. Our office will be closed from Saturday, December 30th through Monday, January 1st. We will resume normal business hours on January 2nd, 2018. 

Stay safe and enjoy your New Year’s Celebration with family and friends.

As a reminder our first Home Buyer Education workshop of 2018 will take place on Saturday, January 13th, 2018.

If your interested in registering for this class please call (303) 934-0923

Happy New Year !!!

SWIC Holiday Hours

SWIC and the Westwood Community Center will be closed the following days in observance of the Christmas Holiday’s:

Saturday, December 23rd, 2017  Closed

Monday, December 25th, 2017    Closed (Christmas Day) 

Tuesday, December 26th, 2017    Closed 

We will resume normal business hours on Wednesday, December 27th.

HAPPY HOLIDAY’S FROM SWIC

Homebuyer Education workshop: December 9th, 2017

Interested in buying a home? Want to know more about down payment assistance, and the process it takes to become a home owner? Call SWIC’s HUD approved housing counseling office today to register for the Homebuyer Education workshop. The class is free and will result in a certificate of attendance upon successfully completing the class.

Our next two classes are scheduled for: Saturday, December 9th and Saturday, January 13th. 

To register call: 303-934-0923

SWIC’s housing counseling office can also assist with Foreclosure Intervention and Financial Capability.  Call today to see how we can help with your housing and financial needs.

Accessory Dwelling Units: An Innovative Idea for Additional Income

Lance Guanella, our Deputy Executive Director and Housing Counselor was quoted in the following article published by https://denverite.com. He agrees that ADU’s are an innovative idea but stresses that the educational component will be important before considering an ADU for your property.  Enjoy the article.

Carriage houses and casitas could help fight gentrification on Denver’s West Side

Upcoming Home Buyer Education workshops at SWIC

Interested in buying a home? Want to know more about down payment assistance, and the process it takes to become a home owner? Call SWIC’s HUD approved housing counselor today to register for the Homebuyer Education workshop. The class is free and will result in a certificate of attendance upon successfully completing the class.

The next two workshops are:

Saturday, September 9th at 9:00 a.m.  and Saturday, October 14th at 9:00 a.m. 

at Southwest Improvement Council, 1000 S. Lowell Blvd. Denver.

Call (303) 934-0923 today to register. Classes fill up fast so the sooner you call the better chance you have a getting a reserved seat.

Home Buyer Education Courses Coming to SWIC August 12th

Interested in buying a home? Want to know more about down payment assistance, and the process it takes to become a home owner? Call SWIC’s HUD approved housing counselor today to register for the Homebuyer Education workshop. The class is free and will result in a certificate of attendance upon successfully completing the class.

The next two workshops are:

Saturday, August 12th at 9:00 a.m. and Saturday, September 9th at 9:00 a.m. 

at Southwest Improvement Council, 1000 S. Lowell Blvd. Denver.

Call (303) 934-0923 today to register. Classes fill up fast so the sooner you call the better chance you have a getting a reserved seat.

July Updates from SWIC

Please have a safe and fun 4th of July holiday from SWIC. Remember fireworks are illegal in Denver, but you can still see the professionals light up the sky. The Colorado Rockies, Colorado Rapids, and Denver Outlaws of Major League Lacrosse all have outdoor shows at their venues following their games on the 4th.

Rockies vs. Cincinnati Reds at Coors Field

Rapids vs. Seattle at Dicks Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City

Outlaws vs. Atlanta Blaze at Sports Authority Field at Mile High

4th of July Holiday Closures: 

Southwest Improvement Council will be closed for the 4th of July holiday from Saturday, July 1st – Tuesday, July 4th. We will resume normal business hours on Wednesday, July 5th.

July Food Bank Hours:

Friday, July 7th 8:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Friday, July 14th 8:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Friday, July 21st 8:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Friday, July 28th 8:00 – 10:30 a.m.

July Neighborhood Council:

Thursday, July 13th 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Dinner will be served as we talk about the upcoming events and issues for Southwest Denver.

 

PetAid Colorado Postponed

Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances the PetAid Clinic for Saturday , June 17th has been postponed.

PetAid Clinic: Postponed

Where: Southwest Improvement Council            Date: Postponed / Rescheduled date TBA

1000 S. Lowell Blvd.

Denver, CO 80219

If you made an appointment you should have been notified by PetAid Colorado. If not please contact them directly on the flyer posted below.

 

PetAid Colorado Coming to Southwest Improvement Council

Do you have pets? Did you know pets also need annual exams and vaccine boosters. PetAid Colorado is hosting a FREE Wellness and Vaccine Clinic in Southwest Denver on June 17th, 2017.

PetAid Clinic:

Where: Southwest Improvement Council            Date: June 17th, 2017 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 a.m.

1000 S. Lowell Blvd.

Denver, CO 80219

Appointments are encouraged, so please call PetAid Colorado soon. The details are on the downloadable flyer.