News and Announcements

Oct 21 2014 (5 reads)

Denver Department of Human Services (DHS) Executive Director, Penny May, announced the agency has engaged the Office of Colorado’s Child Protection Ombudsman in an independent review of the case work involved in the Natalee Skinner-Hurst case.

Sep 15 2014 (820 reads)

Nothing is more important than keeping Denver’s children safe, and we take that responsibility very seriously.

Denver Department of Human Services (DDHS) is severely limited in the amount of information we can share regarding specific cases. What DDHS can provide is an overview of our processes as they relate to Colorado child abuse and neglect rules. 

Sep 08 2014 (166 reads)

Denver Human Services welcomes service providers to our next community engagement meeting on Tuesday,September 16, 2914 from 9:00 – 11:30 a.m. at our East office located at 3815 Steele Street.

Jun 30 2014 (150 reads)

A recent Healthy Kids Colorado survey reports that 85 percent of middle school students in Denver do not drink alcohol. To continue this positive momentum, various Denver city agencies are teaming up to connect youth to positive activities this summer.

Jun 16 2014 (1497 reads)
Hundreds of service professionals attended the Speak Up It’s the Law Conference to learn about Colorado’s new mandatory elder abuse reporting law, which goes into effect July 1, 2014.

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