Elbert County Department of Human Services

75 Ute Avenue


CO 80117

303-621-3149, option 0


Human Services

We are committed to providing top-notch services, which promote independence, self-efficacy, and family preservation.


  • Cash Assistance payments for low-income persons, elderly and disabled residents who qualify.
  • Adult Protection
  • Food Assistance
  • Low Income Energy Assistance (LEAP)

Veterans Services

Assistance is provided in all of the following areas:

  • Education and Training
  • Healthcare Benefits
  • Benefits for Survivors
  • Home Loan Guarantees
  • State Veterans Homes
  • Life Insurance
  • Burial Benefits
  • Special Assistance for Homeless Veterans


Service Areas Details:

  • Boulder County and City of Boulder
  • Central Mountains: Chaffee, Custer, Fremont, Lake
  • City and County of Denver
  • City of Aurora
  • Colorado Springs Metro area: Counties of El Paso, Park, Teller
  • Denver Metro area: Counties of Adams, Arapahoe, Broomfield, Clear Creek, Denver, Douglas, Gilpin, Jefferson
  • Eastern Plains: Counties of Cheyenne, Elbert, Kit Carson, Lincoln
  • Larimer County and City of Fort Collins
    Las Animas/ Huerfano: Counties of Huerfano, Las Animas
  • Northeast Colorado: Counties of Logan, Morgan, Phillips, Sedgwick, Washington, Yuma
  • Northwest: Counties of Garfield, Mesa, Moffat, Rio Blanco, Routt
  • Pueblo County and City of Pueblo
  • San Juan Region: Counties of Archuleta, Dolores, La Plata, Montezuma, San Juan
  • South Central Colorado: Counties of Alamosa, Conejos, Costilla, Mineral, Rio Grande, Saguache
  • Southeast Colorado: Baca, Bent, Crowley, Kiowa, Prowers, Otero
  • Summit Region: Counties of Eagle, Grand, Jackson, Pitkin, Summit
  • Weld County
  • West Central: Counties of Delta, Gunnison, Hinsdale, Montrose, Ouray, San Miguel