Meet our Families


STEPHEN, AGE 9
After a childhood full of abuse and neglect, Stephen came to DCAC to work through his agression and highly sexual behavior to ensure both his safety and the safety of the children around him.
Read Stephen's story »

DCAC AWARDS and Special Honors



2013

Martin Luther King, Jr. Business Social Responsibility Award
Presented by the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Colorado Holiday Commission

2012

Minoru Yasui Community Volunteer Award
Sylvia Sich and Phil Baca, Volunteers
Presented by the Denver Foundation
Honoring men and women who make unique contributions to the community

2011

Outstanding Women in Business Awards, Nonprofits and Public Entities Category
Finalist, Gizane Indart
Denver Business Journal

Large Nonprofit of the Year
Finalist
Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce

2010

Mayor's Design Award, Reclaimed Splendor Category
DCAC Campus
Presented by the City and County of Denver, Department of Community Planning and Development

Outstanding Service Award
DCAC Multidisciplinary Team
Presented by National Children's Advocacy Center

Outstanding Small Business Award
KB Home (for their campus renovation work)
Presented by Colorado National Philanthropy Day

2009

Minoru Yasui Community Volunteer Award
Laura Alegria, Board Member
Presented by the Denver Foundation
Honoring men and women who make unique contributions to the community

2008

Denver's 150
Matthew Hogan, Board Chair
Presented by the City and County of Denver
On the occasion of its 150th Anniversary
Recognizing "ordinary citizens who are making extraordinary contributions to the Mile High City"

Proclamation No. 21, Series of 2007
Presented by the City Council, City and County of Denver
Expressing gratitude to Denver Children's Advocacy Center for its "hard work to eradicate childhood sexual abuse and violence"
In recognition of National Child Abuse Prevention Month

2006

Minoru Yasui Community Volunteer Award
Matthew Hogan, Board Member
Presented by the Denver Foundation
Honoring men and women who make unique contributions to the community

Outstanding Victim Services Program Presented by Colorado Organization for Victim Assistance (COVA)

2005

Outstanding Professional Contribution to the Latino Community
Gizane Indart
Presented by the Colorado Rockies

2003

James Grafton Rogers Award
Presented by the City Club of Denver
In recognition of DCAC's "timeless contribution to the quality of life in the Denver region"

How You Can Help

Give Financially


DCAC relies on grants and donations in order to provide no-cost assessment and treatment services to children in need. We need your help. Make your donation today.

Give Your Stuff


Be Green! Donate gently used or new items to our Advocacy Center Foundation.  Click here to view the locations of our drop boxes by city.

Give Your Time


Volunteers are crucial to the Center's ongoing growth and success in providing assistance to at risk children and families. View our current volunteering opportunities.

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