These programs teach kids how to engage in positive behaviors that help them grow into self-sufficient adults. Through athletics, outdoor experiences, sexual health education, gardening, cooking classes and more, our kids learn how to take ownership of their physical and mental health. We also provide a hot and nutritious meal to every child, every day … Read more >
Connections 4 Kids, in collaboration with Moffat County Youth United Way, continue to offer Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in Moffat and Rio Blanco counties. Imagination Library is a program that offers high-quality, age-appropriate books to children from birth to age 5. The program is free to families and limits registration only by age and residence, … Read more >
Individual treatment and consultation for children and parents who are struggling with challenges related to trauma. Services delivered by licensed mental health providers obtaining rostering in the CPP model.
The Mental Health Center of Denver was recently awarded a 5-year Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health (IECMH) grant to expand infant and early childhood mental health services throughout the state of Colorado. “Infants and toddlers are frequently overlooked in mental health policy and healthcare delivery systems,” … Read more >
Crib to Kindergarten is a collaborative program that supports young children’s emotional health. Since early childhood mental health lies within the parent child relationship, services are provided to the family. A child can be referred by a parent, an agency, a preschool site, or through community screening or evaluations. A child might be referred if … Read more >
In February 2016, community partners representing 21 different organizations across Larimer County came together to create a plan for how we can better support children’s social development and emotional well-being in a culturally conscious manner. This group of partners came to be known as the Leap Coalition. Leap’s work focuses on five key areas that … Read more >