Old Age Pension (OAP) - La Plata County Department of Human Services


Data Provided By
Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Old Age Pension (OAP) program provides basic financial and health care assistance for people who are 60 years or older.

All Old Age Pension recipients qualify for medical coverage which may include:
Inpatient hospital services
- Outpatient hospital services
- Home health care
- Laboratory and X-ray services
- Physician services
- Pharmacy services
- Medical transportation
- Dental care (limited to surgical Procedures)
- Medical supplies and durable medical equipment
- Some Old Age Pension recipients may also qualify for nursing home care, home and community care, inpatient psychiatric care, Adult Foster Care, or a Home Care Allowance.
LocationLa Plata County
Geographical AreaLa Plata County
Public Transportationhttp://www.durangogov.org/index.aspx?NID=333
Facility/ADA AccessFull access
Intake ProcedureCall or walk in for application or apply online at https://coloradopeak.secure.force.comAn interview is required
Intake RequirementsMust provide: proof of age, proof of Colorado residency, proof of income, and proof of us citizenship, proof of resources such as bank statements, life insurance policy
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityTo be eligible for this program, you must be 60 and over, have an income under $771 and a countable resource limit of $2,000 for an individual or $3,000 for a couple.
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (administration hours)
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (970) 382-6150
Physical Site Address 1 10 BURNETT CT
Physical Site Address 2 First Floor
Physical Site City, State, Zip Durango, CO 81301
Main Phone (970) 382-6150 (administration)
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 (or dial 711)
Fax (970) 382-6151
Web Address http://www.co.laplata.co.us/government/human_services/
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: La Plata County Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: 10 BURNETT CT
This Service: Old Age Pension (OAP) - La Plata County Department of Human Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: State Administered SSI Supplement Programs (NL-1000.2400-800)