Human Services

COVID-19 Changes Food Assistance Program - Benefits to Increase
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Click here for answers to frequently asked questions regarding food assistance from the Colorado Office of Economic Security.  COVID-19 Food Assistance Information

Colorado Families with School-Aged Students to Begin Receiving Pandemic-EBT Food Benefits

Coloradans with school-enrolled children will begin to receive food benefits through the Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program starting Wednesday, July 22. 

Eligible families include those with children in preschool, Early Childhood Education (ECE) and pre-K through grade 12 who are enrolled in a school that participates in the NSLP. This includes public, private and charter schools. Students who attend some online schools are also eligible, as are special needs students aged 18 to 22.

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About Grand County Human Services

The Grand County Department of Human Services works to enhance the capacity of families to care for themselves and to protect vulnerable populations. We strive to treat our clients with respect and dignity while assisting them with services in a timely, efficient, fair and consistent manner.

Grand County Human Services provides the following to the citizens of Grand and Jackson Counties

  • Child Support Services
  • Child and Adult Protection Services
  • Child Care Assistance
  • Eligibility Determination for Benefits Programs including but not limited to:  Health First Colorado (Medicaid), Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamps), and Colorado Works (TANF)

To report suspected abuse or neglectplease call 1-844-CO-4-KIDS (1-844-264-5437)

To anonymously report suspected benefits (e.g. Food Assistance, Medicaid) fraud, please go to The Fraud Referral Form

Grand County Fraud Referral Form

Please use this form to submit a fraud referral to the Grand County Economic Security Assistance Unit. You may elect to remain anonymous if you choose. However, it will help the department conduct a more thorough investigation if they are able to contact you for additional information during the course of the investigation. Thank you.

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