Speak Up It's The Law Conference

Thank you for attending the Speak Up It's the Law Conference regarding Colorado's new Mandatory Elder Abuse Reporting Law, which goes into effect July 1, 2014. We hope you found the conference informative and helpful. Please find resource information listed below. If you have questions regarding the new Mandatory Elder Abuse Reporting Law, please contact:

Linda Loflin Pettit | Denver City Attorney's Office
720-913-4979, linda.loflinpettit@denvergov.org

Maro Casparian | Denver DA Office
720-913-9036, amc@denverda.org

Juanita Rios-Johnston | Denver Adult Protection Services
720-944-2900, juanita.rios-johnston@denvergov.org


According to the Colorado Department of Human Services, in 2013, there were 7,293 allegations of mistreatment; more than 1,300 in Denver County. To learn more about Denver Adult Protection Services, signs of abuse, neglect and exploitation, please click here



Useful Phone Numbers

Child Abuse Hotline
Statewide: 1-844-CO-4-Kids (264-5437)
or in Denver: 720-944-3000
Adult Protection Hotline
DHS Customer Service


Colorado Relay/TDD

Child Support Services

Foster Care

GIVE Denver
720-944-GIVE (4483)

Denver City & County Information