In addition to providing retirement benefits, Colorado PERA also provides voluntary benefit programs to support, sustain, and enrich the lives of our members and retirees.

Life Insurance

PERA offers an optional decreasing term life insurance program administered by Unum.

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The PERACare health benefits program is composed of health, dental, and vision care insurance programs.

PERAPlus and DC Plans

The PERAPlus 401(k) and 457 Plans are voluntary retirement savings programs offered by PERA. The PERA DC Plan is available for certain employees who are eligible for PERAChoice.

PERA's Ambassador Program is made up of PERA members who volunteer to share PERA's positive message in the communities where they live.