With the Delta variant surging, Denver has issued new public health orders requiring pre-K through 12th-grade students to wear masks at school and requiring city employees and some private-sector workers in high-risk settings to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
The Denver Office of Immigrant & Refugee Affairs (DOIRA) promotes greater awareness and integration of immigrant and refugee residents in Denver. We partner with nonprofits, community based organizations, residents and government agencies to develop and implement policies, practices and programs that influence the various paths of immigrant integration.
The Denver Office of Immigrant & Refugee Affairs has partnered with Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition on the America Is Home grant and will host a number of workshops in 2019 and 2020 to help Legal Permanent Residents (LPR’s) complete their application for Citizenship.
Information about local and federal government programs and services for immigrants and refugees
Denver Immigrant Legal Services Fund awards grants to nonprofit organizations to provide representation for qualified individuals threatened with or in removal proceedings.
The Denver Immigrant and Refugee Commission advocates for the immigrant and refugee communities of the City of Denver
The Immigrant Integration Sponsorship is bringing diverse communities together by funding projects that are community crafted and implemented. Funding is made available for small, community-driven projects designed to bridge immigrant and receiving communities, create stronger and more connected neighborhoods, address community needs, and foster community.
My City Academy is a program created to empower immigrant and refugee residents to participate and connect with the City & County of Denver. My City Academy connects participants with individuals in city agencies and offices, teaches them about the services, resources & benefits available, and how to access those services.
Atim Otii - Director
María Corral, Community Integration Coordinator
Melissa Guzaino, Esq., Cities for Action Regional Coordinator
201 West Colfax Avenue,
Dept. 1102 - 7th Floor
Denver, CO 80202
TTY: (720) 913-8457
Fax: (720) 913-8470