Aid to the Blind (AB) - Denver Human Services (DHS)

Denver Human Services (DHS)

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides financial assistance to people who are not receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI).
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaDenver County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureWalk in to fill out an application, request an application be mailed or faxed, or complete an application online (Access Colorado PEAK at https://coloradopeak.secure.force.com/). After the application is completed, an interview will be scheduled to help determine eligibility.
Helpful TipsDHS offices are located at:
- Castro Building, 1200 Federal Blvd, Denver, CO 80204
- East Office, 3815 Steele St, Denver, CO 80205
- Montbello Satellite Office, 4685 Peoria St, Denver, CO 80239
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityTo qualify to receive AB benefits, applicants must meet all the following criteria:
- Be a resident of Denver County
- Be born in the United States, or are a naturalized citizen or a legal alien
- Receive certification by an Optometrist or Ophthalmologist as meeting the legal definition of blindness and without work capacity (if applicable)
- Be under 59 years of age
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Wednesday (By Appointment Only)
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (720) 944-4DHS (4347) (Customer Service)
Physical Site Address 1 1200 Federal Blvd
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80204
Main Phone (720) 944-4DHS (4347) (Customer Service)
TDD Phone (720) 944-2937
Fax (720) 944-3094
Service Location Email info@denvergov.org
Web Address https://www.denvergov.org
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Denver Human Services (DHS)
Affiliated Program: Denver Human Services (DHS)
This Service: Aid to the Blind (AB) - Denver Human Services (DHS)
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: State Administered SSI Supplement Programs (NL-1000.2400-800)