Colorado

Welfare/Cash Assistance (AND, TANF)

Self Help Legal Info

  • Adams County Department of Social Services

    Services provided include the following: adoption and foster care, government benefits (Medicaid, Medicare, AB, AND, Child Care Assistance Program, Employment First, food stamps, LEAP, SSI), child support enforcement, child and adult protection, home-based treatment programs and more. Content Detail

  • Applying for Aid to the Needy Disabled (AND)

    How to apply for AND, what information you need to take when you apply, where you need to go to apply, and more information about services and programs for the disabled. Content Detail

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    City and County of Denver
  • Arapahoe County Department of Human Services

    Services include parent education, home-based intensive family intervention, intensive family therapy, sexual abuse therapy, day treatment, mental health, special economic assistance, substance abuse treatment, teen/parent programs, adoption, government benefits (including TANF, LEAP, food stamps, OAP, Medicaid, and general assistance) and more. Content Detail

  • Assistance for Homeless Women in Applying for Government Benefits

    You can go to The Gathering Place during the day and if resources are available they will be able to assist you in getting the records you need and the forms you need to apply for welfare and cash assistance programs. This site has information about the programs available at The Gathering Place, plus their address and phone number. Content Detail

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    The Gathering Place
  • Chaffee County Department of Social Services

    Provides federal and state mandated public assistance programs designed to provide interim financial or supplemental assistance to eligible participants. Also responsible for child abuse investigations, adult protection referrals, and child support enforcement actions. Content Detail

  • Clear Creek County Department of Human Services

    Services include: case management, government benefits (TANF, food stamps, OAP, Medicaid, Medicare supplements, LEAP, CO Energy Assistance, child care assistance), child abuse investigations, out of home placements, adult protection investigations and more. Content Detail

  • Colorado Courts at a Glance

    Provides an overview of Colorado's state courts and the justice system in order to help you better understand how the courts function and what rights you have in the courts. Content Detail

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    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Court Fees

    Filing fees and costs in Colorado state courts. Content Detail

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    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Douglas County Department of Human Services

    Information on services provided to qualified residents of Douglas County, including financial, food, medical, child care assistance programs and more. Content Detail

  • Eagle County Department of Health and Human Services

    Services include: well child clinics and parent guidance, adult clinics, parenting support, government benefits (financial assistance, food stamps, medicaid assistance and medical transportation, child care assistance, LEAP), child support enforcement and more. Content Detail

  • El Paso County Department of Human Services

    Information to help strengthen families, assure safety, promote self-sufficiency, eliminate poverty and improve the quality of life in El Paso County. Content Detail

  • Find Help at Denver Department of Health and Human Services

    This department provides a wide-range of services for children, adults, families, veterans, the elderly, and those in need of temporary assistance, including information on how to apply for welfare programs, eligibility requirements for programs and more. Content Detail

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    Denver Department of Health and Human Services, City and County of Denver
  • Have You Been Denied AND Benefits?

    What you can do if you have been denied Aid to the Needy Disabled (AND) benefits. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • Preparing for an Administrative Hearing

    If you are appealing a benefits decision, you may have an Administrative Hearing. This interactive training will define an Administrative Hearing, walk you through the steps, and provide tips for making a convincing case to have your benefits approved or reinstated. This training has audio, so make sure you have working speakers. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • TANF (Colorado Works) Program

    Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) is part of the federal Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1999, and replaced AFDC. Benefits include cash assistance, job training, Medicaid, and other assistance. Click on the link for more information. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services