Support Kempe at the 25th Annual Colorado BBQ Challenge

Stop by the Swineosaurus BBQ tent at Frisco’s annual BBQ Challenge. Net proceeds from food sales over the weekend will be donated to Kempe! Click here for more information. Event Details: Friday, June 15 & Saturday, June 16 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. 300 Main St., Frisco, CO

Hidden Scars: A Look at Emotional Abuse in Sports

While we often talk about the long-term, adverse effects that stem from physical and sexual abuse and neglect, the toll and trauma of emotional abuse can be just as damaging. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), emotional abuse refers to behaviors that harm a child’s self-worth or emotional well-being. Examples include… MORE +

Dr. Kathryn Wells Joins Newly Created Colorado Behavioral Health Task Force

We are pleased to announce The Kempe Center’s executive director, Dr. Kathryn Wells, has been selected to join the Children’s Behavioral Health Subcommittee of the newly created Colorado Behavioral Health Task Force. The Colorado Behavioral Health Task Force, led by the Colorado Department of Human Services, will work to create a statewide plan of action… MORE +

30 Ways to Show Kids You Care

As children grow and develop, support and positivity in their daily lives mean a lot to them. It is important for parents, caretakers, neighbors, coaches and other adults to show children that they care. When a community invests in children’s mental, emotional and physical well-being, they are raised to be happy and healthy. “Children thrive… MORE +

Join our KEMPE for KIDS Courage Classic Team

Calling all cyclists and want-to-be-cyclists! We invite you to join our KEMPE for KIDS Courage Classic Team in support of Children’s Hospital Colorado – the region’s only nonprofit pediatric hospital. We have room for 50 riders and we will host several training rides where you’ll get to practice and bond with your fellow teammates! Click here to… MORE +