Food Assistance



To see if you qualify for food assistance, a pre-screening tool is available online. This pre-screening tool is not an application for food assistance. Applications must be completed and returned to your local food assistance office. 

Individuals and/or families can get Food Assistance if they meet certain income requirements. Examples of income include but are not limited to money you get from employment, child support, unemployment or Social Security. 

Households with resources that do not exceed $100 and who have less than $150 in gross monthly income in the month of application my be able to get their application processed faster. 

You can apply for benefits online at Colorado PEAK. Applicants can also fill out the applications below and return it to your local county human services office. 

Please fill out as much of the application as you can. If you need help or don't understand a question, a staff member can help you complete your application. 

Documents can be submitted electronically to the following email- RioGrande_EDMS@state.co.us