Adult Services

Adult Protection

Adult Protection (AP) connects an“at risk” adult with services and resources. An “at risk “ adult is defined as an individual 18 years of age or older who is susceptible to mistreatment or self-neglect.

Aging & Disability Resources for CO

Access Aging and Disability Resources in Colorado from the Colorado 2-1-1 website.

Area Agency on Aging

The Area Agency on Aging (AAA) plans, coordinates and offers services that help older adults remain in their home.Services such as Meals-on-Wheels, homemaker assistance and other programs to make independent living a viable option.

Bridges - Private Care Consulting

Bridges provides care consulting services to clients over 18 years of age to assist them in the assessment and coordination of their needs.

Elder and Disabled Financial Assistance

"Financial assistance is available for low-income elderly or disabled persons that meet the specific program eligibility requirements.

Options for Long Term Care

This is your one stop shop for help with long term care resources for individuals over the age of 18 and in need of long term care services.

Veterans Services

The Mesa County Workforce Center ensures that all eligible veterans are provided with maximum employment and training opportunities, with priority given to disabled veterans and campaign veterans.

Important Numbers - Main

Department of Human Services
Main Line (970) 241-8480
(970) 244-8400  
Adult Protective Services
(970) 248-2888 
Parent Help Line
(800) 244-5373 
Area Agency on Aging
(970) 248-2717 
Public Relations/Media Inquiries
(970) 256-2453  
Assistance Programs - Fax Number
(970) 248-2849 
Welfare Fraud Hotline
(970) 256-2421  

Mesa County Child Protection Hotline
(970) 242-1211 
Colorado State Child Protection Hotline
1 844 CO-4-KIDS

Child Welfare Staff Directory  

Western Colorado 211
2-1-1 or (970) 244-8400  
Foster Parent Info Line
(970) 248-2794 
Workforce Center
(970) 248-0871