Social Services

"As a team we provide quality services to empower the lives of people in achieving independence and self-sufficiency."

Tommy Vigil
Tommy Vigil
Social Services Office
P.O. Box 249
233 Main Street Suite A
San Luis, CO 81152
Phone: (719) 672-4131

TELEWORK June 22 - July 9, 2020

In an effort to keep our staff safe and reduce the risk of spreading the COVID-19 virus, the Costilla County Department of Social Services staff will be working remotely beginning Monday June 22nd.  Staff will begin rotating in-office days starting on Monday July 13th.

Our team IS working and IS available to answer your questions via telephone.     

The Office Receptionist will be answering and routing calls from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday.

We are able to respond to you and assist you with any questions you may have if you call.

Please use our drop off slot to turn in applications. Call our office to pick up applications/forms through our drop off slot.


  Please call: (719) 672-4131


Receptionist - Shiree Borrego
Hours of Operation:
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Monday - Thursday
Closed on all federal holidays
EBT Issuance:
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Thursday


Everyone in the community plays a role in the prevention of child abuse and neglect. Colorado has one toll-free phone number to report child abuse and neglect 24/7, 365 days a year. Please call the Colorado Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline at 1-844-CO-4-KIDS (1-844-264-5437) to report concerns about a child’s safety and well-being. All calls are confidential and will be routed to the county where a child resides. If it is an emergency or you are witnessing a child in a life-threatening situation, call 911 immediately.