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Oct 09, 2015

DHS Selects Colorado State University to Conduct Third Party Review of Child Welfare Division Practices

The Denver Department of Human Services announced today that it has selected Colorado State University to lead a third party review of the department’s child welfare processes and procedures.

Sep 24, 2015

GIVE Denver Helps More Than 500 Students Through Adopt-A-Student Drive

More than 500 Denver students are equipped with classroom essentials this school year thanks to donations provided by the community through the annual GIVE Denver Adopt-A-Student school supply drive. The annual drive pairs children who are in foster care or are experiencing homelessness or poverty with generous donors who help ensure each child starts the school year with essential classroom supplies they might not otherwise be able to afford.

Aug 26, 2015

Child Safety Net Impact Team Announces Phase I Actions

Mayor Michael B. Hancock and members of Denver's Child Safety Net Impact Team today announced phase one immediate actions and recommendations of the impact team.

Jul 17, 2015

Mayor Hancock Announces Members of Child Safety Net Impact Team

DENVER – Mayor Michael B. Hancock, Denver Department of Human Services, Denver District Attorney’s Office, Denver Public Schools and Denver Human Rights and Community Partnerships will announce the organizations will lead the Mayor’s Child Safety Net Impact Team.



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