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Human Services

Citizens Service Center 
1675 W. Garden of the Gods
Colorado Springs, CO  80907
(719) 636-0000
Hours: 8 - 5 Weekdays
Except Holidays

Lorraine Center
301 E. Iowa Ave.
Fountain, CO  80817
(719) 444-8303
Hours: 8 - 4:30 Weekdays
Except Holidays

Calhan Office
328 10th Street
Calhan, CO  80808
(719) 520-7897
Hours: 10 - 4:00 Wednesdays

Except Holidays

Family Visitation Center
701 E. Boulder St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
(719) 444-5898
Hours: 9 - 7 Mon - Thurs
Hours: 9 - 5 Fri
Hours: 9 - 3 Sat
Except Holidays

Important Information

To Report Child Abuse or Neglect:

 719-444-5700 or e-mail


To Report Adult Abuse or Neglect:

719-444-5755 or e-mail


Apply and Check

Your Benefits Online (PEAK)


 Food Stamps & Family Medical Ongoing Customer Service Line    



Fraud Hotline: 719-520-6903


Request For Records Form


Effective 3/15/10, DHS will replace only one EBT/Quest card for clients every six-month period. Any further card replacements need to be requested through J.P. Morgan at 1.888.328.2656.

Assistance Programs

Welcome to the Assistance Programs Information page of the El Paso County Department of Human Services. Our assistance programs are broken down into two major areas - Family Programs and Adult Programs. Though many of the programs are common to  both areas the rules governing eligibility, services provided and the application process vary. We will attempt to provide information that will help you.

Apply and Check Your Benefits Online (PEAK)

 Age, Citizenship, Colorado Residency, Income, SSN, Resources, Expenses, Disability (if applicable), Application for SSI (if applicable)

Food Assistance
Family Medical
Adult Financial & Long Term Care



Temp Assist for Needy Families (TANF)

Adult Medical Programs
Child Care
Burial Assistance