Government Assistance Programs in Colorado


Government assistance programs are available to people in Colorado who have a low- and moderate-income. Colorado has 12 government assistance programs. You can get assistance with paying for food, health care, utility bills, child care, cash income and more.

Most programs are available to families with children under the age of 18 living with them. Some programs are also available to adults (over 18) without children, and adults with disabilities.

To qualify for government benefits you must meet certain eligibility criteria. You can use Colorado’s PEAK website to see what programs you qualify by taking their eligibility test. Click here to go to the PEAK website and see what programs you qualify for.

Click on the government assistance program you want to apply for from the list below. After you click on the button, you will be taken to its page with more information and instructions on how to apply.