How Health Benefits Work

Next Steps

Learn more about Health First Colorado (Medicaid)

Apply for Health First Colorado (Medicaid) or the Medicaid Adult Buy-In

You can apply for the Health First Colorado (Medicaid), the Medicaid Adult Buy-In, Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+), and other Colorado programs:

Colorado PEAK lists the details you may need to fill out an application.

Learn more about Medicare

Learn more about employer-sponsored coverage

To learn more about employer-sponsored coverage, talk to your employer’s Human Resources department. It will know about the specifics of the health coverage options it offers.

Learn more about individual coverage

Ticket to Work

Social Security’s Ticket to Work Program helps people with disabilities who get Social Security benefits re-enter the workforce and become more independent. The Ticket to Work Program offers free access to employment-related services, such as training, transportation, and vocational rehabilitation. You can call the Ticket to Work Help Line at 1-866-968-7842 or 1-866-833-2967 (TTY).

Get Help with Your Benefits

A trained Benefits Planner can help you understand your benefits programs. Exactly who you need to contact depends on your situation and the benefits you get.

View DB101's full list of experts who can help you understand different benefits.

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