Kempe Making a Tremendous Difference

Thanks to the work of thousands of individuals and organizations, including Kempe, the latest reports indicate a 40% reduction in child abuse and neglect nationally over the past two decades. While there have been tremendous advances to keeping children safe, there is still much more work to do. The information outlined in this report shows… MORE +

Kempe Creates New Behavioral Health Policy Position to Bolster Advocacy for Mental Health Needs of Child Abuse and Neglect Victims

Research shows 48 percent of child abuse and neglect victims need behavioral health treatment, yet only 25 percent of children in the child welfare system that need behavioral health services receive them. To address this public health crisis, Kempe, a leader in child abuse prevention and treatment, is ramping up advocacy efforts by appointing Dr…. MORE +

The Villager: Kempe Foundation celebrates 30th anniversary at annual Gala

The Kempe Foundation had a stellar Kempe CAREs 30th annual gala, spotlighting clinical care, advocacy, research and education. Its goal, from the day it all began at the Richtofen Castle to today’s Kempe Pavilion, is to be a leading advocate for child protection. As president and CEO of the foundation, John Faught said, “While we’re… MORE +

The Kempe Foundation’s 30th Annual Gala Honors Local Child Advocates

More than 850 guests will attend the Kempe CAREs: The Kempe Foundation’s 30th Annual Gala in support of The Kempe Foundation – an organization dedicated to the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect. Guests will enjoy a pre-event reception, dinner, auction and entertainment by Grammy award winning act The Temptations Review featuring Dennis… MORE +

Imagine 2017 Dinner

Kempe Imagine 2017: Forty-Five Forward Thank you for your support! We are grateful to each of you who joined us on April 22 to celebrate Kempe’s 45-year history as a Center of Excellence in the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect. Imagine 2017, our signature dinner event, honored this history and raised over $410,000 to ensure… MORE +

For Families

Kempe cares about families. Kempe experts have a lot of great information for parents and caretakers who are looking for information about how to prevent, treat or report suspected child abuse or neglect. Parenting and Caregiver Center Know the Warning Signs Everyone has a role to play in keeping children safe. We encourage you to… MORE +


Kempe believes education is at the core of any successful prevention or treatment program. Over the years, Kempe’s child abuse experts have been leading the way to educate parents and caregivers, child welfare professionals, mandatory reporters, medical professionals and communities about child abuse and neglect. Kempe prepares learners and leaders in child serving professions by designing,… MORE +

The Hidden Epidemic of Child Abuse and Neglect, by Ren Cannon

DEVER POST: Imagine for a moment you are standing in the middle of Sports Authority Field at Mile High Stadium. A 360-degree panorama reveals every seat occupied by a young girl or boy, ages 1 to 6. Now, try to imagine that last year, each of these 76,125 children was a reported victim of abuse…. MORE +

The Kempe Center’s IMHOFF Clinic Focuses on Treatment of Abused Children and Their Families

Aurora, CO ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­– Oct. 25, 2013 — Organizations like The Kempe Center are making great progress in preventing and treating child abuse and neglect. However, daily reports by the media are evidence that mistreatment of children is still pervasive in our communities. Whether you have witnessed abuse or you are a victim, we are here… MORE +