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DVP Monthly Alert - October 2018


October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and the start of the DVP contract year. This alert includes information regarding important upcoming deadlines, creating inclusive and welcoming spaces contract requirement, and changes to data reporting requirements. You can also learn more about three funded programs: San Miguel Resource Center, Renew, and Alternative Horizons.​​

DVP Monthly Alert - July 2018


In this issue, you will find important information about the FFY19 Award Letters, information about the use of child abuse registry checks, and opportunities to provide feedback. Also, you can learn more about three funded programs DVP visited: Arkansas Valley Resource Center, A Woman's Place, and Advocates Against Domestic Assault.s Against Domestic Assault.


Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month Program Spotlight: Safe Shelter of St. Vrain Valley

February was Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, and CDHS will continue to address dating violence year-round. The Domestic Violence Program (DVP), together with the Tony Grampas Youth Services (TGYS) Unit in the Division of Child Welfare, support many community-based programs throughout Colorado that work directly with youth experiencing dating violence and implement programs designed to prevent dating violence. Below is a description of one such program funded by both DVP and TGYS.