Hours: Due to COVID-19, our hours of operation have changed.  They are as follows by appointment only:  Monday - Friday (closed on Wednesday) 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. See links to the right for division contact information.

Contact Information
510 29 1/2 Road
Grand Junction, CO 81504

Mailing Address
Department 5035
P.O. Box 20,000
Grand Junction, CO 81502-5001

(970) 241-8480

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Department of Human Services

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Important information regarding operations due to COVID-19


Please see the below links for contact information for Department of Human Services divisions:

Below are direct links to our specific departments and the service changes which have changed due to COVID-19:
Mesa County Child Welfare: click here
Public Assistance and Child Support: click here
Mesa County Workforce Center: click here
Adult Protection Services: click here
Single Entry Point (SEP): click here


Are you at home with your children and struggling to find a routine or need resources to help with activities? We have complied a list for you. Click here to see it. 


Colorado Works (TANF) Declared Emergency Program.


If you need assistance with food, rent, or paying other bills, as a result of COVID-19, some emergency assistance may be available. This assistance is intended to help stabilize households that have been impacted by COVID-19. The level of assistance is based on your household’s situation, considering program limitations and guidelines.

Your household may qualify for this assistance if your annual income is $75,000 or less.


  • For the easiest service, and to help respect 'social distancing' in the community, we encourage you to fill out this short two part application online: shorturl.at/nsNUW. You will be able to receive a copy of your application to the email address you provide. 


Once you have completed both pages, please click the 'submit' button. You will be prompted to have a copy sent to the email address you provide. 

  • If you do not have access to a computer, you can call our offices at 970-256-2428,


  • If you would to perfer to print a copy to email or leave in our dropbox at 510 29 1/2 Road, you can use this form. You will need to follow this link to upload the fillable form, fill it out, click 'done', save it as a PDF and email it to tanfemergencyresponse@mesacounty.us, or place it in our dropbox. 




This page is continuously updated. Please refer back to it often for the most up-to-date information.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.



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