Department of Social Services - Mineral County

Department of Social Services - Mineral County

 
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Pikes Peak United Way - PPUW
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Rio Grande County Department of Social Services is the location for social services for those living in Mineral County. Services include Aid to the Needy and Disabled (AND), Aid to the Blind (AB), Child Protection Services (CPS), Children's Health Plan Plus (CHP+), Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCCAP), Medicaid, Old Age Pension (OAP), Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Temporary Assistance to Needy Families, and more. Go online to https://coloradopeak.secure.force.com/ to apply for services or go into the DSS office to apply in person. Staff from Rio Grande Department of Social Services are in Mineral County on the 1st Tuesday or every month from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Mineral County Courthouse in the Jury Room. If you would like to make an appointment to visit when staff are in Mineral County, call (719) 657-3381.

The LEAP program for Mineral County is run through the Department of Social Services in Rio Grande County. Low Income Energy Assistance Program: Heating assistance for low income, available Nov 1 - April 30 every year. Call (866) 432-8435 or go into the Rio Grande County DSS office to obtain an application. All applications need to be mailed, faxed, or emailed (if available) to your local LEAP office. Rio Grande County LEAP: P.O. Box 40 Del Norte, CO 81132 Fax#: (719) 657-2997
LocationMineral County
Geographical AreaR5, Mineral County
Intake ProcedureGo online to https://coloradopeak.secure.force.com/ to apply for services or go into the DSS office to apply in person. Staff from Rio Grande Department of Social Services are in Mineral County on the 1st Tuesday or every month from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Mineral County Courthouse in the Jury Room. If you would like to make an appointment to visit when staff are in Mineral County, call (719) 657-3381.
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Specific Hours: 1st Tuesday 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., staff from Rio Grande County DSS in Mineral County Courthouse in the Jury Room
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (719) 657-3381
Physical Site Address 1 1015 6th Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Del Norte, CO 81132
Main Phone (719) 657-3381
Hotline Phone (844) 264-5437 (Child/Elder Abuse Reporting)
Emergency/After Hours Phone (844) 264-5437 (Child/Elder Abuse Reporting)
TDD Phone 7-1-1 (CO Relay)
Fax (719) 657-4013
Service Location Email Jody.Kern@state.co.us
Web Address www.colorado.gov/pacific/mineralcountycolorado/social-services-2
 
Additional Information
SourcePPUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Mineral County
Affiliated Program: Department of Social Services - Mineral County
This Service: Department of Social Services - Mineral County
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Child Abuse Reporting/Emergency Response (PH-6500.1500-140)
Child Care Expense Assistance (NL-3000.1500)
CHIP Programs (NL-5000.1500)
Elder/Dependent Adult Abuse Reporting (PH-6500.0500-180)
Electric Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-180)
Food Stamps/SNAP (NL-6000.2000)
Medicaid (NL-5000.5000)
State Administered SSI Supplement Programs (NL-1000.2400-800)
TANF (NL-1000.8500)