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  • CDHS recognizes Eagle County for outstanding performance DENVER (February 17, 2017) - The Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS) has recognized the Eagle County Department of Human Services for their performance in completing child welfare assessments.Eagle County ...
    Posted Feb 17, 2017, 3:17 PM by Elizabeth Owens - CDHS
  • Colorado Domestic Abuse Fund supports local programs - Taxpayer check-off offers easy way to support domestic violence survivors DENVER (February 17, 2017) — The Colorado Domestic Abuse Fund (CDAF) helped the Colorado Department of Human Services Domestic Violence Program (DVP) provide funding to 47 local domestic violence programs that ...
    Posted Feb 17, 2017, 10:48 AM by Nicole Grabowski - CDHS
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Mental Health Hold Task Force

Gov. John Hickenlooper directed the Colorado Department of Human Services to create a task force to examine issues of concern around mental health holds in Colorado.  In June, CDHS Executive Director Reggie Bicha called for applicants to serve on the task force, and articulated a list of issues for the task force to address. Learn more here.

CDHS Performance Plan

CDHS annually prepares a performance plan to outline the goals and activities to be undertaken in the coming state fiscal year. Its contents are a reflection of the vision of the Department and the synthesis of the input received from staff, stakeholders and community partners, collected through a series of town hall and staff meetings, webinars and online surveys conducted throughout the summer. 

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