News and Announcements

Dec 04 2013 (1406 reads)
The City and County of Denver and Denver’s Road Home are working hand-in-hand with homeless shelter providers to prepare for the frigid cold snap this week. Several organizations and programs are expanding regular services to ensure the homeless have a safe and warm place to stay.
Nov 22 2013 (1075 reads)

Hundreds of people gathered at the Lindsey-Flanigan Courthouse today to witness and celebrate 37 families adopt 47 children  in honor of National Adoption Day, a day to celebrate adoptive families while raising awareness for kids still looking for permanent, loving homes.

Nov 13 2013 (963 reads)
Denver Human Services is now accepting Low-income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) applications. This seasonal program helps households that qualify pay a portion of their home heating bill.
Oct 31 2013 (1395 reads)
Denver Human Services and Jefferson County Human Services announced its partnership with Savio House as it implements SafeCare Colorado, an evidence-based model the Colorado Department of Human Services has embraced to build stronger families, while preventing child abuse and neglect.
Oct 17 2013 (436 reads)

At Denver Human Services, we are confident we have complied with all audit requests within the confines of current state and federal statute. Of the five recommendations made by the Denver Auditor's Office, we have fully embraced the two specific to practice within our agency and are moving forward with changes designed to improve service to our community. The final three recommendations are not under the purview of Denver Human Services. Any future changes in legal opinion or policy made by outside entities such as the City Attorney’s Office, the State Attorney General, and/or the State Legislature must be pursued outside of our agency.

Oct 17 2013 (354 reads)

United Launch Alliance presents the 2013 Denver Veterans Day Celebration, Run • Rejoice • Remember. The celebration will honor those who have served in the armed services at the Denver Veterans Day Celebration, Run • Rejoice • Remember, on Saturday, November 9 in downtown Denver. The event will kick off at with the Denver Veterans Day 5K race, followed by a parade and honor roll reading, and conclude with a celebration on Auraria Campus that will feature a variety of family-friendly activities.

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