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afterschool and summer programs

Working TOGETHER to better serve children and youth when not in school. Keeping kids safe and supporting working families.

A top priority for the Office of Children's Affairs is to streamline how city agencies, Denver public schools, and community organizations work together to better serve children and youth through out-of-school time (OST) programs that keep kids safe, help working families, strengthen student engagement and support student success. 

Improving Program Quality

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The Denver Afterschool Alliance helps youth succeed by connecting program providers, school and city officials to increase access to high quality afterschool and summer programs citywide. Learn more.

Developing Professional Staff

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The Denver Afterschool Alliance offers a myriad of tools, resources and professional development opportunities to afterschool providers. Learn more.

Funding Programs

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The Office of Children’s Affairs invests in children by providing grants to support afterschool and summer programs. Learn more.


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Staff Contact

Maxine Quintana
Director of Afterschool Initiatives
720-913-0905 | email me