Child Care – 303.688.4825
Child Support – 303.814.7145
Cash, Food & Medical Programs and Utility Assistance 303.688-4825
- Low Income Energy Assistance (LEAP)
LEAP runs from November 1 through April 30 each year. The Douglas County program is administered through a partnership with Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado.
- Money for adults 60 or over (Old Age Pension)
You may be able to get money if you are 60 or older. The amount of money you get depends on your income and resources.
- Money for disabled adults 18 through 59
There are three different ways you may be able to get money if you are disabled. Read all three to find out if any of these are right for you.
- Money for Emergency Assistance and Basic Living Needs
Generally for rent and monthly housing bills
- Money for families with children or relatives raising children
There are different ways you could get money for your family or for children you are raising.
- Money to pay for adult foster care
You may be able to pay for adult foster care.
- Money to pay for private health insurance (Health Insurance Buy-In)
The Colorado Department of Health Care Policy & Financing may pay you for certain reasons. You have to qualify for Medicaid, and will have to provide information about the private health insurance to the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy & Financing.
- Money to pay someone for personal care in your home
You may be able to get money to pay someone that helps you with personal care if you are over 18 and disabled.
- Payment for Burial
If someone is help from certain programs, their family may be able to get help paying for cremation, funeral and burial costs
- Payment of your Medicare premium
The State of Colorado may pay your Medicare Park B premium. You cannot have more income than a certain amount of each month.