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La Puente Home Shelter provides emergency shelter for 800+ individuals annually.
Our shelter serves 42,000 community meals annually. Learn how you can get involved.
La Puente is supported by AmeriCorps. Click to learn more about our full-time volunteer programl!
Sign up online to volunteer with La Puente's new online application and scheduling system!
Listen to Colorado Public Radio's story on the struggles of poverty in the San Luis Valley.

La Puente endeavors to meet immediate needs and to empower people
to live independently, with dignity.

Our Programs


La Puente provides emergency shelter, food assistance, transitional housing, self-sufficiency services and job training for the homeless and other community members in crisis.


Our Mission

La Puente is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization serving Colorado's San Luis Valley by providing food, shelter, and advocacy for the homeless and community members in crisis. La Puente endeavors to meet immediate needs and to empower people to live independently with dignity.

Serve With Us!

La Puente offers three main types of service opportunities. Please click on the type of service in which you are interested.

Your Gift Can Make a Difference!

Consider supporting our programs with a financial gift today. We also accept physical donations at any of our locations in Alamosa!

Donate Now

You can make a difference. Click the button to donate today.

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