Families Look Forward To Court For National Adoption DayIt wasn’t the normal kind of court business in Denver on Friday. Fifty children were adopted by 32 families to kick off National Adoption Day.
‘LEAP’ Assistance For Home Heating Begins Accepting Applications SundayStaying warm in the cold can be overwhelming for some Colorado families struggling to make ends meet. A program called LEAP, which will begin accepting applications, can help.
Boyfriend Says 'It's Ridiculous,' Grandma Never Meant To Leave The Child AloneAn arrest warrant has been issued for the grandmother of a little girl found abandoned in Civic Center Park after the Independence Eve fireworks, but the woman's boyfriend says it's all a misunderstanding.
Denver Botanic Gardens Begins Produce Sales At Human Services OfficesThe Denver Botanic Gardens has teamed up with Denver Human Services to get fresh produce into more neighborhoods.
Former Caseworker Pleads Guilty In Misconduct CaseA former human services caseworker who was charged with official misconduct following accusations that she falsified reports, has pleaded guilty and been sentenced in the case.
Hundreds Are Helping, But City Could Use More Foster ParentsChildren in foster care in Denver are involved in a great deal of transition, and foster families provide critical support during a tough time.
Former Denver Human Services Caseworker Facing ChargesA former Denver Human Services caseworker has been charged with official misconduct following accusations that she falsified reports in a case involving a woman whose 2-month-old daughter was hospitalized with skull fractures and later died.
Volunteers Of America Helps Those Down On Their Luck At Family MotelLife deals many people a bad hand, and some of those struggling the most are lucky to find an old motel in west Denver.
LEAP Assists Denver Residents Without Heat During Frigid TimesThousands of Coloradans can't afford to heat their homes, so they turn to programs like Low-Income Energy Assistance Program, or LEAP, for funds to turn back on the furnace.
‘LEAP’ Assistance For Home Heating Begins Accepting ApplicaitonsStaying warm in the cold can be overwhelming for some Colorado families struggling to make ends meet. A program called LEAP, which will begin accepting applications, can help.
Denver City Councilman Supports Helping The Unaccompanied ChildrenDenver continues to lay the groundwork for the possible arrival of children who are in the country illegally.
Polis, Hancock Would Welcome Child Refugees To DenverRep. Jared Polis, D-Boulder, praised the "poise and grace" of the children entering the United States across the Mexico border, just as Denver is considering seeking federal grants to care for them.