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Gilpin County

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Community Center Departments Employment GILPIN CONNECT


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 Hours: M-F, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.


Home Delivered Meals:
Home delivered meals for seniors who are unable to prepare their own meals and who have no household members that can/will prepare nutritionally balanced meals.  Meals are delivered Monday through Friday mornings. CONTACT: Mary Ellen Makosky, 303-582-5444, ext. 1101.

Senior Nutrition and Activities:
Hot, nutritious, and delicious lunches for seniors and their spouses are served twice a week at the Community Center.  The Senior Program also provides educational and recreational activities.  Call to sign up to be put on the monthly mailing list of calendar of events.  Click here to view more information about the Gilpin Senior Program.
CONTACT: Mary Ellen Makosky, 303-582-5444, ext. 1101 or direct line at 303-515-4292.

Senior Transportation:
Transportation for seniors and their spouses living in Gilpin County including scheduled senior luncheons, weekly grocery shopping, and medical/dental visits.  Door-to-door service is provided.  
CONTACT: Mary Ellen Makosky, 303-582-5444, ext. 1101.

DRCOG Info & Assistance Program for Older Adults