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Sep 15 2014 (593 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 (59 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 (64 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 (1296 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.
Apr 14 2014 (2176 reads)
The White House recently honored 10 leaders for its “Women Veteran Leader Champions of Change” for their contributions to the nations business, public, and community service sectors. A Denver Human Services staffer, Dana Louise Niemela was among them. Niemela is a veteran of the United States Navy where she served eight years and is the coordinator of the Homeless Veterans’ Reintegration Program (HVRP) at Denver Human Services. HVRP links homeless veterans to housing, job training and employment opportunities that assist individuals in attaining self-sufficiency.

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