Social Services

Dolores County Department of Social Services conducts the following public assistance programs and services:

  • Colorado Child Care Assistance Program
  • Child Support Enforcement
  • Colorado Works/Temporary aid to Needy Families (TANF)
  • Food Assistance
  • Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP)
  • Old Age Pension (OAP)
  • Medicaid
  • Aid to the needy disabled (AND)
  • Adult Protection
  • Child Welfare

Malynda Evans

8560 Road 7.2
P.O. Box 485
Dove Creek, CO 81324

Fax: (970)-677-2859

Monday - Thursday
7:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Helpful Links

Colorado PEAK

The Colorado Child Support Services (CSS) Program has launched a streamlined application that's available 24/7 - apply online anywhere, any time (https://childsupport.state.co.us/). Get started today.

About the Child Support Services Program: CSS oversees the state’s child support system. Individual child support orders are managed by Colorado’s county child support offices. You can find many helpful services on the CSS website including:

  • Applying for child support services
  • How to create an online account to view specific information on your child support case
  • How and when to request changes to a child support order
  • Different ways to make and receive child support payments
  • Frequently asked questions about child support in Colorado

Child Abuse Hotline (800-CO-4-KIDS)