Denver Safe from the Start
Denver Safe from the Start is a bilingual school-centered prevention program for children ages three to ten. It is based on the premise that strengthening families helps to protect children from abuse and ensure their healthy development.
The program works to increase the safety and well-being of children by:
- Teaching educators about child abuse prevention and how to help families access resources
- Providing child development education for parents together with access to critical resources to strengthen families
- Teaching young children basic self-protective and healthy living skills
We Understand Childhood Developmental Milestones
Our Early Childhood Mental Health Consultants work with Clayton Early Learning Center, Florence Crittenton Services, Adams County Head Start, Southwest Denver Childcare Centers, and other community partners to provide consultations, on-site assessments, and referrals to mental health treatment.
Prevent Child Abuse with Training & Education
We are committed to providing training opportunities for professionals and community members who work with high-risk children, traumatized children, and families. These trainings may benefit therapists, foster parents, caseworkers, police personnel, prosecutors, victim advocates, medical doctors, school personnel, community members, and family members. To view our upcoming training opportunities, please click the button below.
Community Outreach to Immigrant Families
We respond to the urgent need among this population with emotional and practical support in collaboration with community organizations built and run by the local immigrant population.