- Human Services
Financial Assistance strengthens individuals, families, and communities by promoting their safety, stability, and independence. In order to speak on the behalf of, of gather any information about, the individual receiving benefits, you must get this Authorized Representative Form (PDF) signed and into Human Services.
Burial Assistance provides cash assistance to eligible Colorado residents to help with the cost of a funeral, burial or cremation.
Colorado Quest Card (EBT)
Food Assistance benefits are issued on an electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) card, called the Colorado Quest Card.
Energy Assistance (LEAP)
The Jefferson County Low-Income Energy Assistance Program is now administered by Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado.
Jefferson County offers emergency financial help to those currently not receiving any public assistance.
Home Care Allowance
Home Care Allowance provides cash assistance to elderly and disabled individuals for services paid directly to a home care provider of the client’s choice.
USDA Nondiscrimination Statement
To file a complaint of discrimination regarding a program receiving Federal financial assistance through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), contact:
HHS Director, Office for Civil Rights
200 Independence Avenue SW
Washington, D.C. 20201
Phone: 202-619-0403 (voice) or 800-537-7697 (TTY)