Assistance Programs

The dedicated staff at Denver Human Services (DHS) are here to listen and advise, helping people apply for public assistance programs. We can provide information about  food assistance and financial assistance, as well as help for  veterans and those who need long term care. DHS provides a range of other services, including help with transitional housing, medical assistance, and heating costs.
For more information, please call DHS Customer Service at 720-944-3666.



Apply for Assistance

Apply for Food Assistance, TANF, Medicaid, and more by visiting the link below:

Useful Phone Numbers

Child Abuse Hotline
Statewide: 1-844-CO-4-Kids (264-5437)
or in Denver: 720-944-3000
Adult Protection Hotline
DHS Customer Service


Colorado Relay/TDD

Child Support Services

Foster Care

GIVE Denver
720-944-GIVE (4483)

Denver City & County Information