Custer County Department of Human Services

Adult & Aging Services

Cash Assistance Programs

Child Support Enforcement

Child Welfare

Food Assistance Programs

Foster Care/Adoption

Medical Assistance Programs


Medicare Part D

Medicare Part D is a subsidy that may help eligible applicants with the cost of prescription drugs costs.


Applicants need to be 65 years or older, and already receiving Medicare. Applicants may have a monthly income up to $1,485 for an individual or $2,003 for a couple. Your assets will need to be below $8,780 for an individual and $13,930 for a couple.

How to Apply

Pick up an application from our office, call to have one mailed to you, or print an application online. Bring the completed application for assistance and all required documents into our office. Applications cannot be processed without all required documents, which include:
  • Proof of identity (driver's license, birth certificate, U.S. passport, military ID, etc.)
  • Proof of income (pay stubs, verification of Social Security income, benefits, pensions, etc.)
  • Proof of resources (bank statements, individual retirement accounts, stocks, bonds, life insurance and burial policies)
  • Social Security card

Application Process Period

Medicare Part D applications will be processed within 60 days from the date our office receives your completed application and all required documents.
   Contact Us

Laura Lockhart

205 S. 6th Street
P.O. Box 929
Westcliffe, CO 81252
Phone: 719-783-2371
Fax: 719-783-0163

Monday - Friday
8:00am - 4:00pm

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Employment Opportunities

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