How to Apply for Health First Colorado and Child Health Plan Plus

Apply for Health First Colorado & Child Health Plan Plus

First, some things you should know:

Ways you can apply for Health First Colorado and Child Health Plan Plus:

Apply OnlineApply In PersonApply By MailApply By Phone


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.

Apply For Health First Colorado (Colorado's Medicaid Program) and Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) Only

Apply for ​Health First Colorado (Colorado's Medicaid Program), Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+), Cash, and Food Assistance

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.

 


Apply By Phone

To apply by phone call 1-800-221-3943 / State Relay: 711.


 
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