Colorado Works (TANF) - Denver Human Services (DHS)

Denver Human Services (DHS)

Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceColorado Works (Temporary Assistance to Needy Families) provides cash assistance and employment support to low-income families with children.
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaDenver County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureWalk in or visit Colorado PEAK at to complete an application or call to request an application via mail or fax.
Helpful TipsOffices are located at:
- Castro Building, 1200 Federal Blvd, Denver, CO 80204
- East Office, 3815 Steele St, Denver, CO 80205
- Montbello Satellite Office, 4685 Peoria St, Denver, CO 80239

The MyCOBenefits app is available to individuals who receive SNAP, Colorado Works, and Adult Financial benefits and is available in both the Apple and Android app stores. The app allows users to access their benefit information, report changes, check EBT card balances and more.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityTo be eligible for TANF, applicants will be required to participate in a work-related activity; the required number of hours per week will be determined by the age of applicants' children and if applicants are in a two-parent household. Eligible work-related activities include (but must be approved):
- Full-time employment
- Part-time employment
- Community service
- Education programs
- Job skills training program, job readiness program, or job search.

Applicants who are a parent under the age of 18 must attend high school or a GED program and live with their parents or another approved adult.
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Hours of Operation Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Wednesday (By Appointment Only)
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (720) 944-4DHS (4347) (Customer Service)
Physical Site Address 1 1200 Federal Blvd
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80204
Main Phone (720) 944-4DHS (4347) (Customer Service)
Fax (720) 944-3096
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Denver Human Services (DHS)
Affiliated Program: Denver Human Services (DHS)
This Service: Colorado Works (TANF) - Denver Human Services (DHS)
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: TANF (NL-1000.8500)