DON’T FORGET THE SAFETY NET!
We encourage all families who may be having a difficult financial time because of COVID, to think about some of the ways you can make smart decisions and get extra help.
Open Enrollment for Health Insurance has started, and is now open until January 15th. Help and resources to find the best plan for your family, are available through Connect for Health Colorado https://connectforhealthco.com/
Help with private insurance and Health First Colorado (Medicaid) and Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+)
LEAP... energy benefits will help families with your energy bills
SNAP... (food benefits) provide significant help with your food costs (and it’s an electronic
credit card, not ‘stamps”
TANF... (temporary assistance for needy families)
And again Don’t forget free FOOD! Aspen Family Connections and Food Bank of the Rockies have great food available for the whole community, every Wednesday from 12-2 pm. From November 18th, we will be offering our mobile distribution (covid-safe) at the Aspen Chapel - 77 Meadowood (off Castle Creek Road, near the roundabout. Please join us - our food is a very helpful way of stretching your income.