TANF/Colorado Works - Jackson County Social Services
Jackson County Social Services
Data Provided By
United Way of Larimer County 2-1-1 - UWLC
Description of Service
Colorado Works (Temporary Assistance to Needy Families) provides financial and employment support to low-income families. Assistance and services provided may include child care, cash payments, transportation, counseling, help finding employment, and other services
Apply online, call, or walk in for more information.
Colorado Works requires all applicants to seek employment and be involved in a work activity from the day they apply for benefits. If approved, you must participate in a work-related activity, such as:
Approved education programs or job skills training
Volunteer work or community service
Job readiness and job search
Full and part-time employment
If you are a minor parent, you must attend high school or a GED program and live with your parents or another approved adult
Child care assistance and other supportive services are available while you prepare for or look for a job.
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: https://coloradopeak.secure.force.com/
English, Spanish, Interpretation Available
To determine eligibility, go to www.coloradopeak.force.com or, if you don't have a computer, call or walk in for an intake assessment.