How to Apply for Colorado Medicaid and Child Health Plan Plus

How to Apply for Colorado Medicaid and Child Health Plan Plus

First, some things you should know:

Ways you can apply for Medicaid or Child Health Plan Plus


Colorado PEAKApply Online

It's the fastest way to find out if you qualify! Apply online by visiting Colorado.gov/PEAK


Apply In Person

Apply in Person at your county of residence's local county office or at a local application assistance site. See the Apply By Mail section below for paper applications you can print and fill out in advance.

 

Apply By Mail

If you want to fill out a paper application and mail it in, print out one of the applications below. You can also drop it off at your county of residence's local county office or at a local application assistance site.

If you believe you have a disability, even if you have been denied disability status by the Social Security Administration, please also fill out:

You will also need to fill out an English Affidavit to Establish Identify Form or a Spanish Affidavit to Establish Identify Form if you or your family:

  • have a child age 0-15 for whom no acceptable identity documents are available (acceptable documents include clinic, doctor, hospital, or school records)
    or
  • are an individual age 16-18 for whom no other acceptable identity documents are available and school identification cards or drivers' licenses are not available
    or
  • are an individual with a disability in an institutional care facility and no other evidence of identity is available.

If you'd like, we can mail you these applications. Please fill out the application request form and we'll send you one within 10 business days.


Apply By Phone

To apply by phone call 1-800-221-3943

TDD: 1-800-659-2656