COVID-19 Relief

PLEASE! Fill out your 2020 Census today. The census brings critical funding to our community and helps us with many of the financial relief programs you see here. 

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Pitkin County - COVID-19 Relief Programs  

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Click on image below to access ACF Aspen to Parachute COVID Response website



Now Available

The State of Colorado is now taking unemployment benefit applications under the CARES Act. This includes gig workers, independent contractors, self-employed and those who are out of work directly related to COVID-19 including caring for a child whose school is closed or someone who tested positive for COVID-19. 

Visit the Employer and Business Resources page for updates related to PPP and SBA programs.


AKA "Stimulus Checks" 

The United States Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today (4/30/2020) announced that the distribution of economic impact payments will begin in the next three weeks and will be distributed automatically, with no action required for most people. However, some taxpayers who typically do not file returns will need to submit a simple tax return to receive the economic impact payment. 

Your Federal Stimulus check - What You Need to Know

Get Ahead Colorado FAQs


The Schultz Health and Human Services Building is closed and by appointment only.  A number of organizations are operating offsite and available by phone, including: 

El edificio Schultz de Servicios Humanitarios y de Salud está cerrado. Ciertas organizaciones no se encuentran operando desde este edificio pero están disponibles vía telefónica, estas son: 

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