Department of Human Services
Balance, Honesty, Humanity, Inclusion & Teamwork
Important information regarding operations due to COVID-19
The Department of Human Services side of the Community Services Building will be closed to the public effective Monday, March 23, 2020. The Workforce Center has been closed to the public starting Wednesday, March 18. Both departments will be closed to the public until further notice. 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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