News and Announcements

Oct 23 2014 (271 reads)
This weekend, hundreds will gather to give back to GIVE Denver through the 4th Annual GIVE Denver Black and White Masquerade Ball and Silent Auction, presented by Suncor Energy and TIAA-CREF. The annual fundraising event will be held Saturday, October 25 at 7 p.m. at the East DHS office, 3815 Steele St.

Funds received through the annual event go directly to the GIVE Denver Center, a human services program that provides foster children, the homeless and other families in need with basic necessities when they do not have their full needs met through DHS’ regular assistance programs.

Oct 21 2014 (325 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 (877 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 (217 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 (169 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.

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