Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Colorado: State & National Resources

  • Business by Phone, Email, Fax, or Zoom

    The Las Animas Huerfano Counties District Health Department offices will remain open at this time; however, we are limiting the spread of Coronavirus to help slow the "epi curve." All business will be conducted by phone, email, fax or zoom. There will be a drop box at each site for application and payments.
  • Coronavirus

    There is an expanding global outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus, named COVID-19. Public Health is closely monitoring this outbreak in collaboration with other national, state and local partners. This is a rapidly evolving situation, and we are committed to providing frequent updates.
  • Early Childhood

    The Huerfano-Las Animas Counties Early Childhood Advisory Council supports children and families in Huerfano and Las Animas Counties through partnerships which promote healthy kids, families and communication through self-sufficiency.

  • Environmental Health

    The Environmental Health programs focus on preventing communicable diseases and environmental conditions that could be harmful to your health.

  • Emergency Preparedness and Response

    The Emergency Preparedness and Response program is dedicated to providing helpful and informative resources in the areas of disease, natural disaster, terrorism and other emergency threats.

  • Healthy Communities

    Healthy Community Coordinators/Children's Medicaid is a special healthcare program within Medicaid for children and youth age 20 and under who have current Medicaid eligibility.

  • Public Health

    Public Health Nursing improves the well being of communities by promoting health and preventing disease, disability, and premature death among all residents of Las Animas and Huerfano Counties. PHN works in partnership with community residents to create the conditions that ensure healthy lives.

  • Flu Vaccinations

    Seasonal flu is a form of influenza ("the flu") that occurs yearly. If you are using the Health Department for your flu vaccination, you can receive your vaccine at either the Las Animas County Health Department or the Huerfano County Health Department.

  • Vital Statistics

    The Las Animas and Huerfano Counties Vital Statistics Office maintains birth and death records from 1910 and forward. These certificates are certified legal documents and can be used for passports, traveling, school registration and driver’s licenses etc.

  • Women, Infants and Children Program

    The WIC program provides personalized nutrition education, breastfeeding support, as well as screening and referrals to other health, food and community programs.

Las Animas County

412 Benedicta Avenue
Trinidad, CO 81082

Phone: 719-846-2213
Fax: 719-846-4472

Huerfano County

119 E 5th Street
Walsenburg, CO 81089

Phone: 719-738-2650
Fax: 719-738-2653