Human Services

The Department of Human Services provides child and adult protection, and assistance with basic living needs.

To Report Child Abuse or Adult Abuse or Exploitation in Douglas County
call the Crisis Hot Line at 303.663.6270.

VISION – A Safe and Independent Community Free of Family Violence

MISSION – To Preserve and Strengthen Families, Assure Safety and Promote Independence and Self-sufficiency

OUR COMMITMENT – To Deliver Quality Human Services

For more details about our various programs, click on any of the areas listed below.

Adult Protection Services
Adult Protection Services

Child Care Assistance
Child Care Assistance

Child Protection Services

Child Protection Services

Child Support Enforcement
Child Support Enforcement

Financial Assisstance
Financial Assistance

Food Assistance
Food Assistance

 

Medical Assistance

Medical Assistance

FAQsFrequently Asked Questions Contact UsContact Human Services

More Information

  • Arapahoe Douglas Mental Health

    A private, nonprofit (501c-3) provider of professional, confidential, quality mental health and substance abuse treatment services in Arapahoe and Douglas Counties.

  • Developmental Pathways

    A Colorado non-profit agency created to serve persons with developmental disabilities and their families. It was established in 1964 as a community-based alternative to institutional care. Since that time, Pathways has developed a broad array of services based on the principle that full inclusion and participation in community life is attainable for every individual with a developmental disability. Developmental Pathways serves citizens of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties, and the portion of Adams County within the City of Aurora city limits.

  • LEAP (Low Income Energy Assistance Program)

    Helps low-income households with the winter heating costs from Nov. 1 through April. LEAP pays a portion of the home heating costs, but is not intended to pay the entire costs of home heating. LEAP does not pay electric unless the home is 100% total electric.

  • Rx Discount Card

    A program provided to you in a joint effort of your local county government and the National Association of Counties (NACo), at a retail participating pharmacy and save an average of 24% on your prescription drugs. No enrollment form, no membership fee.

  • WIC (Women, Infants and Children)

    A program through the Tri-County Health Department offers free groceries and nutrition counseling for children up to age five and to pregnant and breastfeeding women. Qualifying people must live in Adams, Arapahoe or Douglas Counties, and meet specific income guidelines.

Additional Resources

Community Services - Board Goal

Human Services

4400 Castleton Court 
Castle Rock, CO 80109
Phone: 303.688.4825

Office Hours:

8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Directions

Fax Numbers:

Adult Protection

Fax: 877.285.8988

Adult Services

Fax: 877.285.8988

Child Care Assistance

Fax: 720.240.0008

Child Support Services

Fax: 303.374.2971

Child Welfare Referrals

(Foster Care, Abuse, Adult Protection)
Fax: 877.285.8988

Financial Assistance

Fax: 877.285.8988

Food Assistance

Fax: 877.285.8988

Human Services Administration

Fax: 877.285.8988

Medical Assistance

Fax: 877.285.8988