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Gilpin County Department of Human Services
Gilpin County Justice Center, 2960 Dory Hill Road, Suite 100, Black Hawk, CO 80422
Phone: 303-582-5444, Fax: 303-582-5798
Human Services Director
Karen Erdman, Interim Director,

Human Services Department New Hours as of March 1 - M-F, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.

Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+):
Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) is a low cost health insurance program for uninsured Colorado children ages 18 and under whose families earn or own too much to qualify for Medicaid but cannot afford private insurance.
CONTACT: Karen Erdman, 303-582-5444, ext 1102.

Medicaid is a medical assistance program for eligible low income residents of Gilpin County including seniors age sixty and older, persons who are blind, persons with disabilities, and families with dependent children.
CONTACT:  Karen Erdman, 303-582-5444 , ext. 1102.