Colorado Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline:  1-844-CO-4-KIDS  (1-844-264-5437)

Strengthen Families

We are first responders to reports of child abuse and neglect in Denver county. Our staff provides crisis management for child victims and their families.

DCAC is a member of the child-focused multidisciplinary team in Denver county

The multidisciplinary approach draws on all of the agencies’ collective wisdom and expertise to maximize outcomes for children and their families during the investigative process. This team includes:

  • Denver Police Department
  • Denver District Attorney’s Office
  • Denver Department of Human Services
  • Denver Health

Forensic interviews are of vital importance

Forensic interviews are essential to the investigation and prosecution of sexual assault and other crimes against children. DCAC’s highly qualified forensic interviewers conduct neutral, fact-finding interviews in a welcoming, child-friendly facility. The investigative team observes all interviews. 

Victim Advocacy

Victim Advocates work with the family through the entirety of the case by providing immediate crisis counseling, ongoing support throughout the criminal investigation, and referrals to treatment and community resources.

Integrated Medical Care

Medical evaluations are available to all children who are seen at DCAC at no cost to the family. DCAC works with pediatricians who are specially trained to offer a wide range of medical expertise in child abuse and neglect cases.

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Protecting our children is one of the most important roles we all play as neighbors, community members, friends, parents, caregivers, and grandparents. By investing in DCAC, you can make a huge impact in the lives of the of the children we serve.