Food Assistance Program

General Information
Description of ProgramThis is a program to assist with the cost of food. Anyone may apply. If you are eligible for this assistance, you must receive your benefits within certain time frames. If you need food right away and you meet certain guidelines, you will be entitled to expedited food stamps.
LocationHuerfano County
Intake ProcedureComplete application and attend interview as scheduled.
Intake RequirementsThe Food Stamp household must have an interview. You can leave the first page and take the application home to complete. You then can bring, mail or fax the application to the Food Stamp Office.
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsCitizens and residents of Huerfano County
Languages SpokenEnglish/Spanish
EligibilityDue to number and complexity of eligibility requirements it is recommended that callers be referred to our contact person.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
Hours of OperationMon.-Fri. 8:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m.
Contact Information
Contact's NameJudy Archuleta
Contact's Positioncase manager/screener
Contact's Phone719-738-2810
Physical Site Address 1121 West 6th Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipWalsenburg, Colorado 81089
Main Phone719-738-2810
Director Information
Director's NameChuck Macchietto
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Huerfano County Dept. of Social Services
This Program: Food Assistance Program
Affiliated Services: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) - Huerfano County Department of Social Services