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Partnering with Jefferson County on Adoption and Foster Care

On January 26, 2017, Posted by , In Giving Opportunities, With No Comments

On January 26, 2017, staff from Jefferson County Human Services presented information on their work with adoption and foster care. Here are some ways that faith communities can get involved and support children in Jefferson County: Get Started Host a diaper drive Donate food/incentives to support Human Services events: Adoption…

Free Meal Sites for Those in Need

On October 11, 2013, Posted by , In Resources, With No Comments

Here is a great resource listing the free meal sites for those in need. Let us know if you know any others.

September 26, 2013 POP Meeting Update

On September 26, 2013, Posted by , In Community Events, With No Comments

It was a great Power of Partnership meeting at Lakewood Christian Church today! Thank you to Reg Cox and Cynthia Midiwo for  hosting. What happened at the meeting today? Susan explained the new POP Leadership Team that has formed. The Leadership Team began because of the great growth that has…

Severe Weather Shelter Initiative

Faith Communities Partnering with Government and Service Providers to Provide Shelter for Those Who are Homeless in Jefferson County  Did you know that there are over 1100 people in Jefferson County who are homeless? The Severe Weather Collaboration was created to address the issue of homelessness so that no one…

CAMP Movie is Coming to Lakewood!

On April 8, 2013, Posted by , In Community Events, By ,, , With No Comments

CAMP is the story of a 10-year-old boy who has been severely abused by his dad, his mom has recently died of a drug overdose and he is now a part of the foster care system. His social worker is working on getting him a spot to attend a Royal…

Summit on Aging

On April 1, 2013, Posted by , In Community Events, By ,, , With No Comments

A Community Conversation and Call to Action Regarding Jefferson County’s Lower-Income Seniors June 25, 2013 8:30-4:30 p.m. @ Waterstone Community Church in Littleton Click here for more information

Neighboring: Moving from Charity to Real Change

On February 26, 2013, Posted by , In Resources, With No Comments

Check out the PowerPoint from one of our great workshops at the Passion to Action Conference. This is from Kathy King, Family Advocate, on the topic of neighboring. Click here for the presentation.

Adopt a Family This Holiday Season

On November 15, 2012, Posted by , In Giving Opportunities, With No Comments

Jefferson County Division of Children, Youth and Families invites you to join them in making the 2012 Holiday Season a little brighter for families in need. Click below for more information: Adopt a Family Flyer_v2[1]

Don’t miss the “Brighter Side of Foster Care” workshop!

On October 16, 2012, Posted by , In Community Events, By , , With No Comments

  Nearly 30,000 kids in the U.S. foster care system could “age out” this year. Let’s join forces to help them. Join us at this one-day event in the Denver area which will: Share the latest in what helps youth successfully transition out of foster care Help you generate new…

Caring for Caregivers Event

On October 9, 2012, Posted by , In Community Events, By , With No Comments

Resources, Relaxation and Renewal for Family Caregivers October 27 8:30 am – 12:30 pm @ St. Frances Cabrini Church For information, click below Caring for Caregivers 10-27-12