Advocates for a Violence Free Community serves survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault through the following programs: Emergency Safehousing, Safehousing at Sprout House, Safety Planning, On and Off Scene Crisis Intervention, Courtroom Advocacy, Assistance With Restraining Orders, Medical Advocacy, Counseling Referrals and Assistance, Relocation Assistance, Referrals and Information, Community Outreach and Education, Support Groups and Address Confidentiality Assistance
Advocates for Victims of Assault supports victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, and other trauma.
Crisis intervention, limited transportation, operation of 24-hour domestic violence and sexual assault hotline, Assistance with rent, food, relocation and emergency financial assistance, Matched savings program where individuals work with their advocate to establish an agreed upon goal toward financial independence and self sufficiency, Provide contracted attorneys, free of charge, to represent victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in protection order hearings and U-Visa applications, Operate a low barrier pet-friendly emergency safe house for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault and their dependent children and Longer-term residency option for victims making 80% or less of the area median income.
We offer free and confidential services, a 24-hour hotline staffed by volunteers, bilingual weekly support groups for women and children, court advocacy in criminal court, legal assistance for divorce and child-custody cases through our Bridges of Hope legal project, and education and outreach to the community as well.
AVRC is a crisis intervention agency that assists all victims of violent crime. We provide crisis hotline services, safety planning, advocacy, emergency shelter, peer counseling, children and group counseling, legal advocacy, relocation assistance, and financial assistance.
Asian Pacific Development Center (APDC) serves survivors of ANY crime who may be in crisis. They provide Emotional/Crisis Support, Case Management, Transportation & Financial Assistance (for clients), hotel & grocery vouchers, therapy, adult learning/ESL, employment services, legal advocacy, Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence response, and are a satelite location for the Address Confidentiality Program.
Avodah provides space for women survivors of sex trafficking, families, and young people to find restoration through the creative act of farming, compassionate and supportive housing, and integration of teaching and prayer. The Supportive Housing Program, Villa Stella Maris, provides dignified bedrooms and living spaces for women and children which allows for a space for women to rest, heal, and restore during their time here. Services include: Individual and group therapy, art therapy, music therapy, horticultural therapy, animal therapy, nutrition and healthy living education, parenting classes, job preparation programs (Avodah Farms), cooking classes, continued education, higher education, Physical Health: medical and dental care psychiatric care, psychiatric evaluations, and medication management, Spiritual Healing: prayer, mass, community involvement, bible studies, personalized case management, full restoration for the future.
Earn While You Learn Clients may earn items such as a new car seat or crib and mattress by completing educational units. Pursue: Education for a Lifetime – CCPC conducts sexual educational classes for students within our local schools. The education includes social branding, relational issues, effects/risks of pornography/sexting, and other social issues that may arise by unhealthy choices. Our trained staff are available to talk through worries, concerns, issues, experiences and problems in regards to their current, past and future situation(s). Practical information on: pregnancy, childbirth, parenting, adoption, fetal & childhood development, abortion risks and alternatives, sexually transmitted disease. Monthly Allotments: we can help provide some basic essentials for you and your new family like diapers, baby food, formula, and more. Material Assistance Baby/toddler/children clothing, maternity clothing, baby furniture & equipment as well as a variety of other items.
We serve 29 counties with our largest concentration of services offered in Pueblo County. Headquartered in Pueblo, we operate 24 programs and services primarily across Crowley, Fremont, Huerfano, Las Animas, Otero, and Pueblo counties. Our main focus is toward early childhood well-being and education. Our vision is that every home is a nurturing environment that supports the full potential of the child so that every child is ready for school on day one. We accomplish this by implementing a 2-Generation approach in our programs. Additional programs we have provide assistance that helps those with barriers to employment transitional jobs/ technical training, immigration citizenship application help and advocacy, Social Security Representative Payee service, and home stability rent and utility assistance for families.
Colorado Youth for a Change (CYC) connects youth with opportunities to get back into school and also creates pathways, alongside caring adults, to build confidence and find success in school and beyond. We believe all young people can rise above seemingly insurmountable obstacles to learn, to excel in school, and to ultimately graduate.
Provide food for those in need (food pantry)
Provide life skill training to change the factors that have led to the current needs (resume/job interview)
Provide help for those finding themselves in unexpected and/or unwanted pregnancies (partner with Life Network)
Provide help and healing for those emotionally wounded (Military Family Support)
Provide a safe and fun environment for social interaction and relationship development.
Covered Colorado works with sex trafficking survivors over the age of 18, and their children. Our programs meets survivors where they are. We empower and honor every survivor toward a life of healing and self-sufficiency. We provide advocacy and a healthy community through case management, mentoring, life skills, and coaching to navigate their finances, employment, and relational skills. While each program phase is separate, we work together to meet each survivor where they are and walk them gently to the next step.
Program has three phases: Engage (Stabilization), Empower (Self Sufficiency) and Thrive (Continued Growth & Transition)
Family Promise of Greater Denver focuses on stable housing, employment and savings. By combining these three pillars of long – term stability with supportive programs such as rental assistance, extended case management, community mentors and other supports, the goal is to end homelessness, one family at a time.
Four Corners Rainbow Youth Center provides direct and indirect services and programming to any LGBTQ youth 5-18, their allies and families. Services focus on education and skill building to support healthy thriving youth and families.
Homeward Alliance operates a continuum of programs and initiatives for families, adults and seniors, such as basic needs, housing-focused case management, behavioral health and employment services. The Murphy Center acts as a one-stop-shop for people experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness. It is the hub of services for people who face homelessness or housing instability — one location in which 20 organizations offer more than 40 services to nearly 3,000 people each year.
Hope Communities programs and services are free, held on-site, and open to all. Affordable Housing Program: Hope Communities has 278 affordable units, housing more than 750 people in 2018 at four Denver properties. Resource Navigation/Adult Education: Individualized resource navigation focuses on access to community resources, benefits, financial literacy, career/personal skill development, and structured educational programs. Child/Youth Development: Classes and programs for youth include early childhood education and healthy parent-child relationship programs, kindergarten preparedness, and homework assistance. Health & Wellness: Hope provides residents and community members access to knowledge and skills to manage their health and wellness. This includes early childhood health education, dental/health/vision screenings, navigation of medical institutions, and other wellness events and clinics. Community-Building: Hope promotes neighborhood alliances, resident meetings/councils, a community garden, and community safety meetings. These programs are customized to address needs at each site.