Health Care

Self Help Legal Info

  • Court Fees

    Filing fees and costs in Colorado state courts. Content Detail

    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Native Elder Health Care Resource Center

    National resource center located in Denver, CO for older American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians, with special emphasis on culturally competent health care. Content Detail

    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
  • Preexisting Medical Conditions and Health Insurance

    The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) limits the time a group health plan can stop you from getting coverage because of a "preexisting condition" exclusion. Content Detail

    Minnesota Department of Health
  • Health Care Services Available

    DIHFS provides health care services and a more comprehensive Center for Wellness. Services promote and support individual and family health and well-being through Outreach and Referral, Health Education, Women’s Substance Abuse Prevention Program, Emergency Assistance, Indian Child Welfare Program, HIV/AIDS, and case management. Read More

    Denver Indian Health and Family Services
  • Health Program for Native Americans and Alaska Natives

    This website includes a listing of offices in your area, a list of medical programs available and more information. Content Detail

    Indian Health Service
  • Mental Health Services and Medicaid

    Information about what to do and who to contact if you are denied or are not happy with the quality of mental health services you are receiving and you have Medicaid benefits. Read More

    Colorado Legal Services
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  • Denver Indian Family Resource Center (DIFRC)

    Denver Indian Family Resource Center was created to assist American Indian children and families in the metropolitan Denver area with child welfare issues. Our goal is to assist families to avoid involvement with the child welfare system. Where families have already encountered child abuse or neglect charges, we advocate for active efforts toward family reunification following the standards of the Indian Child Welfare Act. We provide culturally appropriate services and intensive case management using a strengths-based and empowerment-oriented approach. Content Detail

    Denver Indian Family Resource Center
  • Do you qualify for free or low-cost prescriptions?

    This site explains the availability of free or low-cost prescriptions to low-income persons - most of the programs require a physician's letter and/or completion of the company form. Please read through all of the information on the site carefully and consult with a family member, colleague or attorney of you have any questions. Content Detail

  • Health care for American Indians and Alaska Natives

    American Indian and Alaska Native women can take steps to protect and improve their personal health. Knowing your risks gives you power. By reading about health conditions common in American Indian and Alaska Native women, you?ll know what tests to ask your doctor about. Content Detail

    U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Indian Health Service
  • Health Services for Denver Residents

    Provides services (medical, diabetes, counseling, victim services, and community health) for members of Federally Recognized Tribes who reside in the Denver metropolitan area. Documentation is required. Content Detail

    Denver Indian Health & Family Services, Inc.
  • Office of Dispute Resolution

    If you have a legal dispute, the Office of Dispute Resolution (ODR) may be able to help. This link will take you to their homepage. The ODR exists to establish and make available dispute resolution programs and services within the Colorado Judicial Branch. Content Detail

    Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Healthcare for Amercan Indian and Alaska Native Women

    The Indian Health Service (IHS) is a part of the Federal government that manages hospitals and clinics for American Indians/Alaska Natives. Only American Indians/Alaska Natives from federally recognized tribes can get health care in this system. Click on the link to learn more about this resource. Content Detail

    U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Minority Women's Health
  • 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

    Justice Corps Colorado Springs
  • Representing Yourself in Court

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

    Colorado Judicial Branch - Pro Se and Customer Service Committees
  • Talk with a Lawyer on Law Line 9

    An advice line providing brief direction on legal problems. Read More

    Channel 9 News in Denver, Colorado