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Self Help Legal Info

  • Colorado Courts at a Glance

    Provides an overview of Colorado's state courts and the justice system in order to help you better understand how the courts function and what rights you have in the courts. Content Detail

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    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • TANF (Colorado Works) Program

    Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) is part of the federal Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1999, and replaced AFDC. Benefits include cash assistance, job training, Medicaid, and other assistance. Click on the link for more information. Read More

    By:
    Colorado Legal Services
  • Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

    This article covers topics such as: GrandCare Toolkit,Guide to Public Benefits, Visitation Content Detail

    By:
    AARP
  • Representing Yourself in Court

    An introduction for people who are appearing in court without an attorney. Content Detail

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    Colorado Judicial Branch - Pro Se and Customer Service Committees
  • Information about TANF (Temporary Aid to Needy Families)

    The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 created a new TANF Emergency Fund to assist states in expanding services during the recession Content Detail

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    CLASP
  • Administrative Hearings - How they Work

    Information about administrative hearings, including a guide explaining what a hearing is like, where your hearing will be located, whether or not you can appeal a decision, and more. Content Detail

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    Colorado Division of Administrative Hearings
  • Aging and Adult Services

    Adult Financial Services oversees the following programs: Aid to the Needy Disabled, Aid to the Blind, CO Supplement to Aid to the Needy Disabled/Aid to the Blind-Supplement Security Income, Old Age Pension, Old Age Pension/SSI Coordination, Burial Assistance and United States Repatriation. Content Detail

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    Colorado Department of Human Services - Division of Aging and Adult Services
  • Apply for Benefits in Colorado

    Access benefit information and screen and apply for medical, food, cash, and early childhood assistance programs. Content Detail

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    Colorado Peak
  • Due Process: Information for People with Disabilities

    Definition of Due Process and how it can apply to people with disabilities. Several examples of Due Process rights are provided. This training has audio/sound - be sure to turn up speakers. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • Fee Waiver Request Form and Court Fees

    An opportunity to assemble filing fee waiver form and filing fees and costs in Colorado state courts. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • Have You Been Denied AND Benefits?

    What you can do if you have been denied Aid to the Needy Disabled (AND) benefits. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • Justice Corps Colorado Springs

    Staffed by volunteers, the purpose of this program is to supplement the help provided in the Self Help Center of the El Paso County Combined Courthouse for the public in the Pikes Peak region, by helping you gain access to the resources you need to answer your questions regarding family law and other civil matters (not criminal). Read More

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    Justice Corps Colorado Springs
  • Office of Dispute Resolution

    The ODR exists to establish and make available conflict resolution programs and services within the Colorado Judicial Branch. Content Detail

    By:
    Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Public Access: Court Records Searches

    Records of the court available on the Internet. Content Detail

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    Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Your Right to Appeal

    This document has information about appealing a decision that was handed down in an administrative hearing. (August 2017 - in review.) Read More

    By:
    Colorado Legal Services