Paths to Opportunity

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Woman and Case manager working in Life Skills Computer lab

Paths to Opportunity describes a variety of services that provide families and individuals with the tools to pursue opportunities for personal and professional development.

English as a Second Language & Citizenship Classes

Low-cost English as a Second Language Classes and Citizenship Classes are offered for adults at three off-site locations. Enriched childcare is available for children of ESL and Citizenship students.


Legal & Tax Assistance

Through Catholic Charities’ partnership with the El Paso County Bar Association Pro Bono Project and Pro Bono Lawyer, Dick Eitel, legal assistance is available on-site at the Marian House.  Tax assistance from January to April is available through Pikes Peak United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.


Life Skills & Career Development Center

The Life Skills & Career Development Center provides individualized assistance with personal and professional development in areas from job search to basic computer skills.  Educational opportunities, such as Financial Literacy, Women’s Opportunity Workshops, on-site job fairs and interview opportunities as well as life skill mentoring and coaching are also available.

Man with Volunteer Mentor learning to read

“It just proves how invaluable the services are that the Marian House can offer. Someone walks in the door and we have a volunteer here who will notice that someone needs more than a pair of socks.”

Walk-in to Access Services

Monday – Friday

10:30 a.m – 1 p.m.

Call for appointments.

719-475-7314

14 West Bijou Street

Colorado Springs, CO 80904