Aid to the Blind - Ouray County Department of Social Services

177 Sherman Street

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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceAid To The Blind (AB) program provides a small cash assistance benefit to low-income Colorado residents age 18 – 59 who have at least a six-month total disability that precludes them from working.

All STATE AND applicants must also apply for Supplemental Security Income (SSI).

Clients applying for AB will have Medicaid and will need to see their Primary Care Physicians to complete AB exam requirements. If clients do not have a doctor they can go to .
LocationOuray County
Geographical AreaOuray County
Facility/ADA AccessFull access
Intake ProcedureCall or walk in during business hours
Intake RequirementsMust Provide:
- Birth Certificate
- Valid Photo ID
- Proof of Residency
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityBe age 18 to 59, have been or expected to be totally disabled for 6 months or more, have gross income below the current monthly benefits, have resources below $2000 for an individual , $3000 for a couple, be a US citizen or eligible alien, and be a resident of Colorado.
Hours of Operation Administration Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, closed on major holidays
Specific Hours: Service hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (970) 626-2299
Physical Site Address 1 177 Sherman Street
Physical Site Address 2 Suite 104
Physical Site City, State, Zip Ouray, CO 81432
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 530
Mailing City, State, Zip Ridgeway, CO 81432
Main Phone (9790) 626-2299, Administration
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 or dial 711
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Ouray County Department of Social Services
Affiliated Program: 177 Sherman Street
This Service: Aid to the Blind - Ouray County Department of Social Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: State Administered SSI Supplement Programs (NL-1000.2400-800)