Health and Human Services

 

Health and Human Services Building

Physical Address
510 29 1/2 Road
Grand Junction, CO 81504


Mailing Address
PO Box 20,000
Grand Junction, CO 81502

 

Services

  • Health Department  (970) 248-6900
    • Birth and Death Records - Instructions for obtaining
    • Clinics - Family planning, immunizations, tuberculosis, throat cultures and more
    • Communicable Diseases - Influenza, Avian Flu, Plague, Hantavirus, West Nile, Rabies, Colorado Tick Fever
    • Emergency Preparedness -  Personal and family preparedness
    • Environmental Health - Air quality, water quality, food safety, tattoos and body piercing, child care facility health and sanitation
    • Food and Nutrition - Supplemental food program, emergency food assistance, WIC [Women, Infants and Children]
    • Health Education - Teen motor vehicle safety, car seat safety, adolescent pregnancy prevention, cardiovascular screenings and tobacco education
    • Nurse Home Visits for pregnancy, newborn care, child development, parenthood and general health

 

  • Human Services  (970) 241-8480
    • Adult Services - Adult foster care, adult protection, area agency on aging and options for long term care
    • Assistance Programs - Elder & disabled programs, benefit recovery, Colorado works, family & children Medicaid, food assistance, childcare assistance, energy assistance and telephone Assistance
    • Child Support Services - Enforcement and establishing paternity 
    • Child & Family Services - Adolescent services, adoption, child protections, core services to families, foster care and independent living services
    • Fraud Investigations - Related to public assistance programs

 

  • State Lab  (970) 248-6999
    • Testing for groundwater, swimming pools and spas