The Denver Welfare Reform Board has the full authority and power to promulgate and adopt any policies, rules or regulations pertaining to the functions, duties and responsibilities of the Denver Human Services related to welfare reform consistent with State and Federal Law. The Welfare Reform Board is tasked specifically with adopting policies, rules, and regulations regarding Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) and the Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP). It is comprised of members selected by the mayor, members of city council, and workforce development and human services personnel.
Date: Second Wednesday of each quarter
Time: 5 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Where: Denver Human Services, 1200 Federal Blvd. Conference Room 3110/12 (please review agenda for up-to-date location information)
Open to the public. Parking available on the roof of the parking garage. Enter the building through the doors on the southeast corner and check in with security on the 1st floor; someone will escort you to the meeting.
The agenda is available one or two days before each meeting. If you are a citizen and wish to comment, please arrive at least 10 minutes before the meeting to sign-up to speak. You will be given three minutes to share your comments with the board at the beginning of the meeting. The public comments session is limited to five speakers based on a first-come, first-served basis.
If the board is considering a policy change, the public is also able to comment about that change before the board votes. To request a copy of the proposed policy change or to receive the agenda, send an email to Ginger.Abeyta@denvergov.org.
Persons not able to attend a Welfare Reform Board meeting but who wish to make a public comment may forward a written comment to:
Welfare Reform Board
1200 Federal Blvd.
Denver, CO 80204
Attn: Ginger Abeyta
Denver Welfare Reform Board
March 8, 2017
Denver Human Services Richard T. Castro Building Room 3110/12
5 - 6 p.m.
Next Meeting Agenda:
i. Review & Approval of Minutes From 10/12/2016 and 2/8/2017
ii. General Public Comment
iii. Kinship Policy 2nd Reading and Vote-Larraine Archuleta/Todd Jorgensen
iv. Community Resources Investment Assistance (CRIA) Policy 2nd Reading and Vote -Larraine Archuleta/Todd Jorgensen
v. TANF/WIOA Update: Anita Davis and Larraine Archuleta
vi. Other Business
**Next Welfare Reform Board Meeting: April 12, 2017 at 5 p.m. Richard T. Castro
Building Room 3110/12
The Denver Welfare Reform Board has the full authority and power to promulgate and adopt any policies, rules or regulations pertaining to the functions, duties and responsibilities of the Denver Department of Human Services related to welfare reform consistent with State and Federal Law.
Current members of the Denver Welfare Reform Board:
Welfare Reform Board – Denver Human Services Staff List
Child Abuse Hotline
Statewide: 1-844-CO-4-Kids (264-5437)
or in Denver: 720-944-3000
Adult Protection Hotline
DHS Customer Service
Child Support Services
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