Colorado Results First Reports

Colorado Results First Update: We are pleased to share an update, as well as our findings on prevention programs. Please see below.

Results First February 2017 Update
Prevention Quick Guide
Prevention Findings

Colorado Results First has completed reports on the adult criminal justice, juvenile justice, child welfare, behavioral health, and prevention policy areas. Please see below.

Quick Guides

Below are quick guides for each policy area that the Colorado Results First team has completed. These reports are intended to provide a general overview of findings. Please refer to Colorado Results First's complete reports for pertinent information regarding programs assessed.

Prevention Quick Guide
Behavioral Health Quick Guide
Adult Criminal Justice Quick Guide.pdf
Juvenile Justice Quick Guide.pdf
Child Welfare Quick Guide.pdf

Complete Reports

Prevention

The Colorado Results First team compiled a list of prevention programs operational throughout Colorado in FY 2015-16, assessed their level of evidence, and completed benefit-cost analyses of evidence-based state funded programs. The list of state programs, their level of evidence, and the benefit-cost results are included below in the Prevention Findings report.

Prevention Findings

Behavioral Health

The Colorado Results First team completed benefit-cost analyses of evidence-based state funded programs in the policy area of behavioral health in 2016. These analyses are included below in the Behavioral Health Results Guide. Additionally, the team compiled a list of behavioral health programs operational throughout Colorado in FY 2014-15 and assessed their level of evidence. This list of state programs is included below in the Behavioral Health Program Inventory.

Behavioral Health Results Guide
Behavioral Health Program Inventory

Adult Criminal Justice, Juvenile Justice, and Child Welfare

The Colorado Results First team completed benefit-cost analyses of evidence-based state funded programs in the policy areas of adult criminal justice, juvenile justice, and child welfare in 2015. These analyses are included below in the Results Guide. Additionally, the team compiled a list of adult criminal justice, juvenile justice, and child welfare programs operational throughout Colorado in FY 2014-15 and assessed their level of evidence. The list of state programs are included below in separate program inventories for each policy area.

Results Guide.pdf
Adult Criminal Justice Program Inventory
Juvenile Justice Program Inventory
Child Welfare Program Inventory

Methodology Documentation

Information about how the model operates and the state-specific data used in the model are included in the reports below. The first report includes the model documentation that pertains to the adult criminal justice, juvenile justice and child welfare policy areas. The second report includes the model documentation that pertains to the behavioral health policy area.

Model Documentation.pdf
Behavioral Health Model Documentation