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Dec 24, 2015

Denver Human Services Partners Offer Free Holiday Services

Here are just a few opportunities being provided to those in need by private and non-profit partners of Denver Human services, today and tomorrow.

Dec 24, 2015

GIVE Denver Holiday Gift Drive Helps Hundreds

GIVE Denver’s annual Adopt a Family, Teen or Senior Holiday Gift Drive has delivered donated gifts to nearly 300 families, 100 teens and more than 100 seniors this holiday season. The goals of this year’s drive were exceeded thanks to the generosity of donors throughout the Denver area.

Nov 17, 2015

GIVE Denver Launches Annual Adopt a Family, Teen or Senior Holiday Gift Drive

GIVE Denver’s annual Adopt a Family, Teen or Senior Holiday Gift Drive is currently underway and accepting donations. Each year, this drive allows GIVE Denver to serve hundreds of families, teens and seniors in need, through the generosity of donors throughout the Denver area.

Nov 16, 2015

Cold Wx Shelter Options, Project Homeless Connect 15 Cancelled Due to Inclement Weather Forecast

Due to blizzard warnings and forecasts of potential heavy snow in the Denver metro area Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 16 and 17, organizers of Denver’s annual Project Homeless Connect have canceled the one-day event. Instead, city officials will focus efforts on outreach and providing shelter from the harsh winter conditions for the homeless in our community. Project Homeless Connect was previously scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 17. Organizers hope to reschedule the event for early in 2016, subject to space availability.

Nov 13, 2015

DHS and Denver Juvenile Court Celebrate 50 Adoptions During 11th Annual National Adoption Day

The Lindsey-Flanigan Courthouse was filled with laughter, joy and a few tears today as 50 Denver children joined 32 permanent adoptive families during Denver’s 11th Annual National Adoption Day event. National Adoption Day is a day to celebrate adoptive families while raising awareness for kids still looking for permanent, loving homes. There are 13 children in the City and County of Denver who are currently awaiting permanent families.

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