Aid to the Needy Disabled - Ouray County Department of Social Services

177 Sherman Street

Data Provided By
Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceAid To The Needy Disabled (AND) 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 AND will have Medicaid and will need to see their Primary Care Physicians to complete AND exam requirements. If clients do not have a doctor they can go to

When the primary diagnosis is alcoholism or drug abuse, the AND recipient:
- Is limited to 12 cumulative months in a lifetime;
- Must agree to and participate in treatment;
- Must submit to random testing; and
- Will lose AND benefits if he/she tests positive for alcohol or drugs two times in any three-month period.
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
- Proof of Lawful Residency
- Other documentation as requested
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityBe age 18 to 59, have been or expected to be totally disabled for 6 months or more and have an ACTIVE disability benefits application with the Social Security office.
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 Ridgeway, CO 81432
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 530
Mailing City, State, Zip Ridgeway, CO 81432
Main Phone (970) 626-2299, Administration
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 or dial 711
Fax (970) 626-9911
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 Needy Disabled - Ouray County Department of Social Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: State Administered SSI Supplement Programs (NL-1000.2400-800)