Benefits in Action

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Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyAids individuals in understanding what health-related benefits are available to them, navigating them through the application process, and educating them on how to get the most out of their benefits. Benefits in Action works primarily with the following assistance programs:
- Medicaid
- Medicare
- Connect for Health
- SNAP (Food Assistance)
MissionBenefits in Action is dedicated to improving the understanding, access and utilization of health-related benefits to enhance health and well-being with a focus on the elderly and the underserved.
LocationJefferson County
Geographic AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall to complete an intake and to schedule an appointment.
Intake RequirementsIndividuals interested in applying for assistance must provide the following documentation:
- A valid ID (driver's license, social security card, passport, etc.)
- Proof of legal residency (birth certificate, naturalization card, etc.)
- Proof of income, if applicable (pay stubs, W-2's, SSI or disability payments, etc.)
- Proof of assets, if applicable (bank statements, etc.)
- Proof of household expenses, if applicable (rent/mortgage bills, phone bill, child support payments
Agency TypeNonprofit
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityNo restrictions applied
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 18725 W 14th Ave
Physical Site Address 2Ste 102
Physical Site City, State, ZipLakewood, CO 80215
Main Phone(720) 221-8354
Other Phone1-888-496-4252
Fax(303) 232-2219
Director Information
Director's NameJane Barnes
Director's PositionExecutive Director
Director's Phone(720) 221-8354
Additional Information
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Benefits in Action
Affiliated Programs: Benefits in Action
Affiliated Services: Health Benefit Navigation - Benefits in Action