The Forensic Community Based Services (FCBS) team of the Colorado Department of Human Services, Office of Behavioral Health (OBH) is working hard to ensure no Coloradan is left behind during the COVID-19 public health emergency.
The mission of the Certification Program is to provide consistency throughout all levels of accreditation relating to written and practical exams.
The Certification Program ensures that all levels of accredited certifications are conducted with the same criteria in accordance with the guidelines of the International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) and the National Board on Fire Service Qualifications System (ProBoard).
As communities respond to the COVID-19 emergency, Colorado prevention programs are continuing to serve youth and families with commitment, care and a dash of creativity.
The Colorado Department of Human Services, Office of Behavioral Health funds prevention programs that aim to reduce rates of substance use disorder. Guided by prevention science, these programs lower risk by building protective factors--proven strategies that help children and teens bond with their families and communities.
Domestic violence services are essential services and Gov. Jared Polis has stated that survivors of domestic violence can leave their homes in order to call, text or chat for support, or find temporary safe housing.