Teller County
Department of Social Services (DSS)


 
DSS Contact Info  Office Hours:
   Monday-Friday 8:00AM - 4:30PM*  Except Holidays
 
 Phone: 719.687.3335    Fax 719.686.5544 and 719.686.5545
 Child Abuse & Neglect and Adult
 Protection HOTLINE - 719-686-5550


 Email:

 Kim Mauthe - Director
   
QuickLinks Board of Social Services Meeting Schedule
CASA of the Pikes Peak Region
Child Support Services
Foster Care Program
Protective Services

Public Assistance Programs
   CBMS PEAK Web Portal
Colorado Department of Human Services
Child Support Services of Colorado
Aspen Pointe (formerly Pikes Peak Mental Health)
Pikes Peak Mental Health
Teller / Park Early Childhood Council
TESSA (Offering help to Women and Children)
Community Partnership Family Resource
  Center

2-1-1 (The United Way Help Lines)

VISION, MISSION and GUIDING PRINCIPLES

VISION:
Engage with families and individuals in our communities so they are safe,
stable and self-empowered.

MISSION:
Collaborate with families, individuals and community partners to assist with
basic needs, ensure safety, and promote quality of life.

GUIDING PRINCIPLES:

Our Families:
    • Understand their rights
    • Engage and participate in their service plans
    • Are treated with empathy and professionalism
    • Are provided assistance and guidance in the least intrusive manner


Our Programs:

    • Focus on safety, well being and permanency
    • Respect the rights of families/individuals
    • Engage families and individuals while utilizing their strengths
    • Are dynamic and responsive to changing needs in our community


Our Staff:

    • Are Professional
    • Are Accountable
    • Are Respectful
    • Engage with families and individuals