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Posted on: November 13, 2018

Respite Care: A Break from Caregiving

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We all need a break sometimes. The stresses and demands of everyday life can be overwhelming. Add caregiving into the mix, and the added responsibilities can be tough.

According to AARP, there are nearly 584,000 family caregivers in the state of Colorado. ...

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Human Services - News
Posted on: November 5, 2018

Facing Milestones

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“As a single father, I wanted my son Gabriel’s first day of school to be extra special!”

In August, Gabriel was about to start preschool at Jefferson County Head Start when his dad, Dylan, shared all the thoughts and emotions ...

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Human Services - News
Posted on: November 5, 2018

Shining a Light on Veterans

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A green light means go and that’s what veterans are known for—their ability to take action quickly no matter the challenge. The green light symbol is an easy way to unite ordinary Americans under a single banner and spread awareness of...

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Posted on: November 5, 2018

National Adoption Day. One Day Makes a Difference

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Every year on the Saturday before Thanksgiving, the community joins together to do something great – create forever families.

On Saturday, November 17th, Jefferson County will celebrate National Adoption Day by finalizing adoptions of 12 children...

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Human Services - News
Posted on: October 20, 2018

Sponsor A Family Holiday Gift Drive

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Calling all generous donors to make the holiday season brighter for families. 

The Sponsor A Family Holiday Gift Drive serves children and families who are facing challenges around child abuse and neglect and may not receive any gifts this holiday...

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Human Services - News