Social Services

Dennis Pearson, Director

Audrey Johnson, Lead Child/Adult Protection Worker

Kathleen Bither, Eligibility Technician

Jimmy Arellano, Child/Adult Protection Worker

Tabatha Ferris, Office Manager

Department of Social Services

1307 Maine Street 

PO Box 187

Eads, CO 81036

Phone: (719) 438-5541

Fax: (719) 438-5370

Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 12:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

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Services Provided

  • Medicaid
  • Long Term Care
  • Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)
  • Food Stamps (SNAP)
  • Old Age Pension
  • Aid to Needy & Disabled
  • Low Income Heat Assistance Program (LEAP) (Available November 2022 - April 2023)
  • Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCCAP)

  • Commodities
  • Colorado Senior Food Program (CSFP)
  • Child Welfare
  • Collaborative Management Program (CMP)
  • Adult Protection
  • Parenting Classes

Commodities and CSFP distribution is always the first Friday after the first Thursday of every month! 

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