Human Services Vision and Mission Statement

The people in Pitkin County thrive within our vibrant, safe and healthy community.


We engage with individuals, families and our community in order to inspire hope and strengthen resilience.

Values - Our values demonstrate our commitment to our community through:

  • Empowered Engagement

  • Inclusive Community Connections

  • The Power of Resilience

  • The Daring Pursuit of Equity

  • Courageous Authenticity

  • Abundant Compassion

Goals & Responsibilities

Our goals include working in partnership with the community to:
  • Age well
  • Build community
  • Improve health
  • Reduce poverty
  • Strengthen families
Human Services works to optimize a safe and healthy community by providing:
  • Community Grants
  • Economic Services
  • Senior Services
  • Veteran's Services
  • Youth and Family Services

Birth & Death Records

Pitkin County's vital statistics are managed by Garfield County.

Reporting Abuse & Neglect

If you are concerned about child abuse and neglect or the safety of an adult, please call Pitkin County Adult and Family Services at 1-844-CO-4-Kids (1-844-264-5437) to make a referral.

Applying for Health Insurance-November 1, 2019

Enroll now

for Connect For Health Colorado, the  health insurance marketplace. Mountain Family Health Centers has Certified Health Coverage Guides that can assist you and your family to enroll. By calling 970-928-1618 you can schedule an appointment to meet a guide at the Mountain Family Health Center office. You may also find help enrolling by calling the Connect for Health Service Center at 855-752-6749 or by visiting ConnectforHealthCO.com.

Please see these 2019 Open Enrollment Flyers for Helpful Events!
English Open Enrollment 2019

Spanish Open Enrollment 2019