Larimer County Human Services COVID-19 Updates
  • We are currently experiencing higher demand and call volume for public benefits. Our phone hours of operation for Monday, Tuesday, and Friday will continue to be 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to Noon. In order to focus on processing each application, we will be taking Thursdays to work through the applications and questions that are in the queue.

  • Applications for assistance can be found in PEAK, our online benefits system. Click here to apply or to check on the status of your benefits application.
  • If you need need assistance with child protection, juvenile justice, or foster or kinship care, feel free to call (970) 498-6990. 

To provide access to information, assessment, intervention and services which support children remaining safe, stable and intact within their families and communities, while respecting the culture of each family.

About Us

Child, Youth & Family Services (CYF) works with children who are at risk of being abused or who have been abused or neglected. CYF also works with children and youth who are beyond their parents’ control, have delinquent behavior, and/or have violated the law.

Our Values

  • The well being of children and vulnerable adults is a community responsibility in which CYF plays an important role.
  • Parents are accountable/responsible for raising their children.
  • Parents have a right to raise their children.
  • Children have a right to a relationship with their parents, siblings and relatives.
  • CYF, in partnership with the community, has a responsibility to intervene and identify all possible resources and services that enhance family safety, functioning, and resiliency.
  • Child placement is not the solution but may be necessary at times to ensure safety.
  • Kin have an obligation to help parents/children.
  • CYF has a responsibility to respect individual family culture.

Quick Links


Human Services

  • Public Benefits - 970-498-6300 or Email
  • Child Care Assistance Program -  970-498-6300 or Email
  • Child, Youth & Family Services - 970-498-6990
  • Child Support -  970-498-7600 or Email
  • Aging & Disability Services - 970-498-7750
  • Options for Long Term Care - 970-498-7780
  • Adult Protective Services - 970-498-7770 or Email

OUR LOCATIONS (Map & Details)

  • Fort Collins
    • 1501 Blue Spruce, Drive, Fort Collins, CO     80524
    • 2555 Midpoint Drive, Fort Collins, CO          80525
    • 2573 Midpoint Drive, Fort Collins, CO          80525
  • Loveland
    • 200 Peridot Ave, Loveland, CO                    80537
  • Estes Park
    • 1601 Brodie Avenue, Estes Park, CO             80517