Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs - Gunnison County Health & Human Services

220 N Spruce St

Data Provided By
Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceHCP supports families to manage a wide range of questions, concerns and services for their child with special health care needs through:

- Help finding screenings, clinics, medical care, health and community services, financial resources (including insurance assistance), family support groups, transition services, and other information
- Individualized care coordination
- Access to specialty care through referrals to and from specialized care and hosting specialty clinics in rural locations
LocationGunnison County
Geographical AreaGunnison and Hinsdale County
Facility/ADA AccessFull access
Intake ProcedureCall or visit the website for more information.
Intake RequirementsCall for specific program requirements.
Helpful TipsTranslation is also available.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Interpretation Services
EligibilityChildren and youth with special health care needs from birth to 21 years living in Colorado, who have or are at risk for physical, developmental, behavioral or emotional conditions. There are no diagnosis or income restrictions.

All families, regardless of gender identity or language spoken, will be eligible for services.
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNo
Payment NotesCare coordination services are free. Families may be responsible for out-of-pocket specialty clinic costs. Children are not required to have insurance to attend a specialty clinic. For more information, visit:
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm; 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Specific Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, closed from noon to 1:00 pm for lunch
Contact Information
Contact's Name Ellen Pedersen
Contact's Position Health Navigator
Contact's Phone (970) 641-7999
Contact's Email
Physical Site Address 1 220 N Spruce St
Physical Site City, State, Zip Gunnison, CO 81230
Main Phone (970) 641-3244
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656
Fax (970) 641-8346
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Gunnison and Hinsdale County Department of Health and Human Services
Affiliated Program: 220 N Spruce St
This Service: Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs - Gunnison County Health & Human Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Long Term Case/Care Management (PH-1000.4500)