Navigator Training for Community Partners

Next date: Tuesday, February 27, 2024 | 09:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Get to know Denver Human Services (DHS) by participating in our Navigator Training for Community Partners. DHS welcomes community partners and providers that help people apply for assistance services to attend these training sessions.

We've added new dates! Our calendar is now open for Navigator Trainings through July 2024. You can find the schedule and registration links below.

Training Schedule

Trainings are 2.5 hours long, and are scheduled on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays each month. This training schedule allows for more opportunities to take certain sections of the training, while ensuring shorter training times.

Trainings are also now broken into two sets of modules. Modules 1 & 2 will be presented separately from Modules 3 & 4.

Using the buttons below, take a look at our schedule of upcoming trainings, find registration links, and learn what's covered in each set of modules:

2024 Training Schedule and Registration

We've recently updated our schedule! We are now accepting registrations for trainings April-July 2024. Our January-March events are fully booked (sold out).

Each event covers two modules - which cover different topics related to Denver Human Services (DHS). We have information about the different modules in the dropdown boxes (below these registration links) on this page.

 Topic  Date and Time Registration Links
 Modules 1 and 2 Thursday, April 11
12-2:30 p.m.
Register on Zoom
 Modules 3 and 4 Wednesday, April 24
9-11:30 a.m.
Register on Zoom
 Modules 1 and 2 Wednesday, May 1
12-2:30 p.m.
Register on Zoom
Modules 3 and 4 Thursday, May 16
9-11:30 a.m.
Register on Zoom
Modules 1 and 2 Wednesday, June 5
9-11:30 a.m.
Register on Zoom
Modules 3 and 4

Wednesday, June 18
9-11:30 a.m.

Register on Zoom
Modules 1 and 2 Wednesday, July 10
9-11:30 a.m.
Register on Zoom
Modules 3 and 4 Tuesday, July 23
9-11:30 a.m.
Register on Zoom

Navigator Trainings Modules 1+2

Modules 1 and 2 will be covered during every other DHS Navigator Training. They will cover the following information:

Module 1: Family and Adult Assistance Division (FAAD), Child Support Division Economic Resilience Division
  • Cash-Colorado Works/TANF, Adult Financial
  • SNAP-Food Assistance
  • Medical
  • Child Support Services


  • Burial Assistance
  • Child Care Assistance Program
  • Denver Property Tax Relief Program
  • General Assistance (Rent, Utilities, Mortgage, etc.)
  • Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP)
  • RTD
  • SNAP to Success (Employment First)
  • Colorado Works Workforce Development-Case Management
  • Trash Rebate

Please review the schedule on this event page to make sure you are signing up for the correct training session covering these two modules.

Navigator Trainings Modules 3+4

Modules 3 and 4 will be covered during every other DHS Navigator Training. They will cover the following information:

Module 3: Prevention and Protections Division, Resource Engagement and Prevention Division Module 4: Operations, Financial Services 
 

Prevention

  • Complex Care
  • Prevention Team
  • CARE Program (Community, Advocacy, Resources and Education)
    • DPALS
    • Fatherhood
    • Parenthood
    • Youth Empowerment
    • Kinship Support

Outreach

  • Outreach Case Coordinators
  • Veterans
  • Community Grant Funding

Special Projects

  • Donations and Drives
  • GIVE Center
  • Pathways to the Integration of New Americans (PINA)

Protection

  • Adult Protection
  • Child Welfare
  • Foster Care
  • Denver Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Equitable Access to Services (IDDEAS) Program
  • Peak (Program Eligibility Application Kit)
  • Connect for Health
  • Processes and Program access information


Please review the schedule on this event page to make sure you are signing up for the correct training session covering these two modules.

 

Specialized Trainings

Are you a group or organization needing a more customized DHS training? We're here to support you with specialized trainings! Learn more about this opportunity by clicking on the button below.

Specialized Navigator Trainings

Denver Human Services (DHS) offers specialized trainings for groups and organizations in the Denver Metro area, if:

  • Your group cannot attend the scheduled trainings listed on this page
  • You have limited time to attend a scheduled training
  • Your group or organization needs a more specific training about certain DHS programs, topics and information
  • Your group or organization works with a specific demographic (families, older adults, children, people experiencing homelessness, specific neighborhoods, etc.)

A minimum of five (5) individuals are required for these specialized trainings. We can train up to 30 people at in person trainings, and up to 40 people during virtual trainings.

Learn more by filling out our online request form below. If the form is not visible after a few moments, try refreshing the page. You can also fill out our request form by visiting our OpenForms page.

Click here to view form.

Questions?

If you have specific questions about Navigator Training for Community Partners, please email Juanita.Chavez@denvergov.org

When

  • Thursday, January 04, 2024 | 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Tuesday, January 09, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  • Wednesday, January 17, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  • Wednesday, January 24, 2024 | 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Wednesday, February 07, 2024 | 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Wednesday, February 14, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  • Thursday, February 22, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  • Tuesday, February 27, 2024 | 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Wednesday, March 06, 2024 | 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Wednesday, March 13, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  • Tuesday, March 19, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  • Thursday, March 28, 2024 | 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Thursday, April 11, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  • Wednesday, April 24, 2024 | 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Wednesday, May 01, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  • Thursday, May 16, 2024 | 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Wednesday, June 05, 2024 | 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Tuesday, June 18, 2024 | 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Wednesday, July 10, 2024 | 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Tuesday, July 23, 2024 | 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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