Department of Public Health and Environment

For Public Health emergencies after hour (5:00pm-08:00am) please contact Kit Carson County Radio room at (719)346-5678


252 South 14th Street
Burlington Colorado 80807
Phone: 719-346-7158
Fax: 719-346-8066

Hours of operation 08:00-5:00 ( closed for lunch 11:30-12:30)

Director: Dawn James


WIC Program Local Information:
Local Information:

Contact:  Dee Kaster, Director
719-346-7158, (ext. 130)


Nurse Family Partnership Program

Contact: 719-346-7158   719-342-1910

Kit Carson, Cheyenne and Southern Yuma County
Dawn James, CNS, RN (ext. 116)
Whitnei Webber, RN (ext. 150)
Sara Erickson, RN (ext. 151)

Lincoln County
Lindsey Blackwelder Taylor, RN
Mindy Kouri, RN

Elbert, Eastern Arapahoe Counties
Shelly Blazier, RN
Mindy Kouri, RN

Single Entry Point/Options for Long-term Care
Single Entry Point (SEP) Agencies provide case management, care planning, and make referrals to other resources for Health First Colorado (Colorado's Medicaid Program) members with the following qualifying needs:  elderly, blind and disabled, persons living with HIV/AIDS, mental health, brain injury, spinal cord injury, children with a life-limiting illness, and medically fragile children.
Contact:  Angela Berry, SEP Program Manager
Coverage area:  Cheyenne, Kit Carson, Lincoln counties
719-346-7158 Ext. 139
Useful Links: 
Aging and Disability Resources for Colorado

Aging and Disability Resources for Colorado (ADRC) is a visible and trusted source of information on the full range of long-term services and support options available to older adults, including:
Assisting individuals in planning for their future long-term service and support needs
Providing options counseling in a person-centered, interactive decision-support process
Providing coordinated and streamlined access to information and assistance
Providing personalized and consumer-friendly assistance to empower individuals to make informed decisions
Call ADRC at 1.844.COL.ADRC (1.844.265.2372) to learn more or contact Angela Berry, ADRC Program Manager at 719-346-7158 Ext. 139.   Coverage area:  Cheyenne, Kit Carson, Lincoln counties