Tag Archives: social services

Free Tax Filing Help Available

Income tax filing assistance will be available for those who qualify this week in Craig. The Moffat County United Way and the Department of Social Services will hold Volunteer Income Tax Assistance this Thursday and Friday in the Bell Tower building at CNCC. Trained volunteers will be available to provide free confidential assistance with Federal and Continue reading

Volunteers Needed For MOCO Child Welfare Panel

The Moffat County Commissioners are looking for volunteers to fill the Moffat County Citizens Review Panel for Child Welfare. The three member board is responsible for Continue reading

MOCO Social Services Doing An “Excellent Job” Processing Medicaid Applications

healthfirstco_logofinal_cmykAccording to the State of Colorado, 100% of the Medicaid applications filed since April by The Moffat County Social Services Department, have met state requirements for timeliness. Marc Williams from the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing, says that county Continue reading

MOCO Commissioners Release Letter to Give “Balance” To Sandrock Ridge Concerns

sandrock-ridgeThe Moffat County Commissioners have released a letter in response to the issues that were raised, by the staff and residents from Sandrock Ridge Care and Rehab, at their meeting on Tuesday. Their problems stem from long wait times for Medicaid applications and communication problems with the Moffat Continue reading

Sign Up For Low Income Energy Assistance

LEAPApplications can now be filled out for the 2016, 2017, Low Income Energy Assistance Program or LEAP. LEAP provides financial assistance to low income households to help them deal with their winter heating costs. The program runs from the first of November through the end of April. If you received LEAP last year, an application will be sent to you in the mail. If you have not participated in LEAP in the past, but believe you may qualify for the benefits, applications can be picked up at the Moffat Continue reading

Moffat County Commissioners Approve 2016 Budget

moffat-county-commissionersAt their regular weekly meeting, yesterday, the Moffat County Commissioners approved the County budget for 2016. The operating budget for Moffat County will grow by about 4 ½ percent to just under $44 million for next year. The Commissioners also approved Continue reading