Services of Aurora Community Connection


HealthCare Navigation and Assistance

Cropped Connect for Health LogoACC staff help uninsured individuals obtain public health insurance and low-cost health services. Colorado has instituted Connect for Health Colorado, a new online marketplace where individuals, families and small employers can shop, compare, and purchase health insurance plans. Our Certified Health Coverage Guides (CHCG) provide local, in-person education and help, at no cost, to apply for this health insurance coverage. In addition, we can assist individuals in applying for new federal financial assistance, based on income, to reduce the cost of health insurance.
Call us to set up an appointment with our CHCGs. Please bring the following information to your appointment:

  • Address
  • Social Security Numbers for all applicants
  • Eligible Immigration Documents (if applicable)
  • Birthdates for all Applicants
  • Annual Projected Household Income (may require verification with W-2/Pay Stub)
  • Health Insurance Information (if currently covered)
  • Information on Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance Coverage and amount of Employee Contribution
  • Medicaid Denial Number (if applicable)

 


Food Stamp Application Assistance

391px-Supplemental_Nutrition_Assistance_Program_logo.svgACC assists individuals in navigating the PEAK website in order to apply for Food Stamps. PEAK is the online portal used in Colorado to apply for public assistance benefits.
Please bring the following information to your appointment:

  • Proof of Citizenship or Residency
  • Social Security Numbers
  • Proof of Income
  • Rent/Mortgage Payment Statements
  • Bank Statements
  • Information regarding vehicles owned


Community Resources and Referrals

communityACC provides referrals to affordable community resources and guidance as to how to effectively access these resources. ACC staff can provide resource and referral information to any community resource a family may need. The following list gives some examples of the types of resource information we can provide:

  • Food Banks
  • Clothing Banks
  • Legal Services
  • Wellness and Nutrition
  • Rent Assistance
  • Utility Assistance

*Note: ACC does not directly provide the above services. We are only able to provide referrals.