Top Colorado Human Services Administrator Says She Was Forced OutCBS4 has learned that Viki Manley, a top level administrator at the beleaguered Colorado Department of Human Services, suddenly resigned last week and is gone.
Foster Families Recognized During National Foster Care MonthFour Colorado families were recognized for their love, caring and dedication to foster children on Saturday at the Foster Parent Recognition Luncheon at the Governor's Mansion.
Colorado Governor Defends Embattled Child Welfare AgencyColorado's governor defended the embattled Department of Human Services to state lawmakers who have complained that the agency that oversees child welfare needs a new direction.
Lawmakers’ Letter to Hick: An Odd Strategy to Address Human ServicesCuriously, 86 Colorado lawmakers thought a letter sent to Gov. John Hickenlooper, one week after the session, was the best way to address problems within the Department of Human Services.
Colorado Human Services Chief Under FireNearly 90 of Colorado's 100 lawmakers have asked Gov. John Hickenlooper to oust leaders at the state's Department of Human Services. That's the agency that oversees child welfare, youth prisons and mental institutions.
Report Abuse With Colorado Child Abuse HotlineColorado officially launched a statewide hotline to increase reporting of suspected cases of child abuse and neglect.
Audit: Colorado Job Program Has Misused FundsColorado auditors say a state vocational program for people with disabilities paid $315,000 during 19 years for one individual and $203,000 during 32 years for another - neither of whom reached their employment goals.
Hickenlooper To Unveil New Plans For Colorado's Mental Health ServicesGov. John Hickenlooper and state health officials are announcing changes to Colorado's mental health services and support system in response to this summer's mass shooting at an Aurora theater.
GOP Seeks Limits On New Colorado Child-Care RulesTalk about red tape: Colorado's Department of Human Services last year proposed regulating child care businesses down to the number of crayons per box and the color of dolls kids can play with.
Hickenlooper Appoints Another Cabinet MemberGov.-elect John Hickenlooper has announced another Cabinet choice. On Tuesday, he appointed Reggie Bicha to head the Department of Human Services.