Lawmakers Pushing For More Foster Family Support At State CapitolThe Department of Human Services says the state needs an additional 1,200 foster parents, but child care expenses are huge barrier for many.
Former Foster Youth: 'It Really Wasn't A Childhood'Former foster care youth talks about his journey out of care into a life with no support systems.
37 Years Of 'A Day For Wednesday's Child' on CBS4CBS4 is coming together for Colorado children in foster care during A Day for Wednesday's child.
Families Have A Reason To Celebrate On Denver Adoption DayJudges across Denver finalized adoptions of 44 children on Thursday as part of the 13th annual Denver Adoption Day which is also National Adoption Day.
Families Across Colorado Celebrate National Adoption DayThursday is National Adoption Day and the focus is on families. Nationwide, there are more than 110,000 children in foster care waiting for a family to call their own.
CBS4 Explores Issues Around 'Aging Out'CBS4 begins a week long series examining the issues around "Aging Out," the point when a teenager leaves the foster care system in Colorado.
Editorial: What Happens To Children Who Don't Get Adopted?What happens to the children who live in foster care and are not adopted? CBS4 takes an in-depth look at the problem of "Aging Out."
Foster Care Youth Hear From Nationally Renown AdvocateNationally renown youth advocate, Josh Shipp brought his message of empowerment to foster care teens in Colorado.
Colorado Needs More Foster FamiliesOn any given day, four children come into the foster care system in Colorado. The State simply doesn’t have enough families to care for them.
Teens Face Hardships When ‘Aging Out’ Of Foster CareWhen teens age out of the foster care system without being adopted, they often face unemployment, homelessness, and in some cases jail. Having parents makes that transition to adulthood much easier.
Scholarship Directs College Money To Foster Care YouthLess than 2-percent of teens in foster care will graduate from college. The Denver Foundation has a scholarship that’s designed to improve that statistic.
Gov. Hickenlooper Honored For Foster Care LeadershipGov. John Hickenlooper was honored on Tuesday for his work with children in foster care.