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Department of Human Services

Patricia Phillips - Director

103 3rd Avenue
PO Box 37
Hugo, CO 80821

719-743-2404 - Office
719-743-2879 - Fax

Email lcdss@esrta.com

Office Hours:
8:00am - 4:30pm
Closed Saturday, Sunday and Holidays
After Hours Emergency Phone: Sheriff’s Dispatch 719-743-2426

Mission Statement:  Lincoln County Department of Human Services promotes a safe, healthy community while protecting individuality and encouraging self-sufficiency.

Department Vision: Lincoln County Department of Human Services partners with our community to encourage the growth and development of quality resources that ensure the well-being of all citizens. The Department respects diversity and an individual’s right to self-determination.  We believe in an individual’s inherent capacity to change.  The Department will provide quality, professional services as defined within the guidelines of the Department. 

 


DEPARTMENT DIRECTORY

Department Staff
Job Title 
Phone Extension
Amy Seymour
Social Caseworker IV
157
Andrew Lorensen
Adult & Child Services Administrator
144
Bailey Mares
Administrative Assistant III
156
Debi Klapplerich
Income Maintenance Tech IV
153
Kimberly Quintana
Income Maintenance Tech III
160
Larissa Lukins
Social Caseworker II
168
Melissa Gossett 
Social Caseworker III
143
Patricia Phillips
Director
145
Robert Kraxberger
Assistance Payment Supervisor
142
Samantha Winterberg
Social Case Aid
148
Sherri Hansen
Account Clerk V
154
Shonda Yowell
Social Caseworker I
147
Tricia Borns
CSS Administrator, Legal Tech IV
151

PROGRAMS offered by the Department:

  • Adult Protection
  • Aid to the Blind
  • Aid to the Needy Disabled
  • Child Care Assistance Program
  • Child Support Enforcement
  • Child Welfare Services - Child Protection, Adoption, Foster Parenting, Permanency Planning, CORE Services, Colorado Works - TANF (Temport Assistance to Needy Families)
  • Food Assistance Program
  • LEAP - Low Income Energy Assistance Program
  • Medicaid - eligibility including Baby Care and Kids Care programs and Medicaid Transportation
  • Old Age Pension
  • Options for Long Term Care - services provided in partnership with Kit Carson County, phone 719-346-8732

KEY WEB LINKS

 


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To Apply for Benefits, Medicaid, and SNAP apply in person at:
103 3rd Avenue, Hugo CO 80821
Or on-line with Colorado Peak.


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