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Catholic Charities Kinship Caregiver Program

Community Connections Support Group Unskilled (Non-Medical) Youth (Under 18) Adults (18+) Older Adults (55+) Free Spanish

Location & Contact

Contact Info

Carrie Savage or Kerry Lutz (bilingual Spanish)
Manager Kinship & SEnior Services / Bilingual Program Coordinator
(720) 799-9254
agingwell@jeffco.us
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Program Description

The Kinship Caregiver Program at Catholic Charities supports caregivers of all cultural and faith backgrounds who are raising their relatives' children due to circumstances such as the death or illness of the biological parents, drug abuse, or incarceration. We offer monthly support groups, fun family events, special trainings, and individual resource referrals to kinship families in five counties: Denver, Arapahoe, Jefferson, Adams, and Douglas.

Programs Available

Several monthly support groups, family activities and on going trainings.

Ages Served

Kinship caregivers and the children they are raising up to the age of 18.

Areas Served

Denver Metro

Disability/Needs Served

Knowledge of trauma informed care practices, children with learning disabilities and experience with children on Autism spectrum and FASD. Please call for specific needs.

Availability

Monthly support group schedules, trainings and family events are provided during the daytime and evening. Please call or email for specific group, training and family event details.

Language

English and Spanish

Daily Living Activities Available

ADA accessible at some sites. Caregivers are responsible for diaper changing of infants & toddlers.

Funding Accepted

Free to participants