OBH Program Successfully Increases Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder

Before large-scale federal assistance arrived to combat the opioid crisis, four organizations - Denver Health; Addiction, Research and Treatment Services; Behavioral Health Group- Longmont; and Crossroads Turning Point - stepped up to expand access to life-saving medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for people experiencing opioid use disorder (OUD). MAT involves adminstering FDA-approved medications used specifically to treat OUD, and in combination with behavioral therapy, is considered the gold standard of treatment.

What Goals are Colorado Organizations Setting for DVP?

Woman on Computer2.jpgIs your organization still deciding on your ACRTI goal for FFY20? Need some inspiration? Look no further! DVP has launched a new Alert segment titled “Organization Spotlight” to take a closer look at some Colorado organizations who have shared their ACRTI goal(s) with DVP. We asked representatives from the organizations to answer some questions about their goal-setting process. 

Recorder's Notes

Presidential Scholarship

The Colorado County Clerks Association has established a scholarship fund to aid outstanding Colorado resident seniors in furthering their education, particularly in the field of public service.  The scholarships will be awarded to qualifying seniors on an objective and non-discriminatory basis.  The scholarships will be one-time awards on a regional basis.

Selection will be based upon a completed application, a 3.25 Minimum GPA, participation in extracurricular, community and service activities, and financial need/hardship.