Food Stamps (SNAP) and Food Assistance - Gilpin County Department of Human Services
Gilpin County Department of Human Services
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
Description of Service
Food assistance helps low-income individuals and families with the costs of purchasing food. The SNAP program is a supplement to a household's nutritional needs for the month. Beginning October 1st, 2018, dial 2-1-1 to start a SNAP application over the telephone.
Gilpin County also offers TEFAP monthly commodities for income-qualified individuals and families, as well as the Gilpin County Food Bank, which is available to any resident in need Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Call, visit the website, or walk in for more information.
Colorado PEAK provides a questionnaire that will give people answers about whether or not they may qualify for benefits for programs that provide food assistance, cash assistance, WIC supplemental nutrition benefits, and other types of assistance. Access Colorado PEAK at www.colorado.gov/PEAK.
The MyCOBenefits app is available to individuals who receive SNAP, Colorado Works, and Adult Financial benefits and is available in both the Apple and Android app stores. The app allows users to access their benefit information, report changes, check EBT card balances and more.
Residents of Gilpin County
Fees or Charges
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday, 1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. (Food Bank Hours)