April 25, 2017 -- Deputy Ombudsman testified in support of legislation that would help caseworkers handle secondary trauma.
April 11, 2017 -- Deputy Ombudsman testified in support of legislation that would help caseworkers handle secondary trauma.
January 25, 2017 -- The CPO provided educational testimony on the history and effectiveness of child protection teams.
January 19, 2017 -- The CPO presented its SMART Act materials to the committee on January 19, 2017.
January 3, 2017 -- The CPO presented its SMART Government Act reports to its committee of reference.
June 21, 2017 -- CPO staff and board members learn more about what's working well in the rural community, and areas in which we could all improve in delivering services to children and families.
May 16, 2017 -- Colorado Child Protection Ombudsman is one of 20 individuals selected for the inaugural Colorado Children and Families Health and Human Services class.
Meeting will be in the Ralph L. Carr Judicial Center, Room 1C (First Floor) on November 14, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
NAVIGATE - INVESTIGATE - ILLUMINATE - REFORM Illuminate We illuminate the strengths and weaknesses within the child protection system that are directly impacting the safety, permanency and well-being of children and families The CPO will provide the public and stakeholders any findings or recommendations it issues to an agency or provider. [...]
Legislative Activity The CPO will provide legislators with recommendations to improve the safety of and promote better outcomes for children and families receiving child protection services in Colorado. CPO Legislative Activity 2017 General Assembly The CPO will work to provide the General Assembly with thoughtful insight and comprehensive research concerning [...]