We support experts in the field who are developing and delivering cutting-edge programs proven to reduce the incidences and impact of child abuse and neglect.
Advocating for Children
The Kempe Foundation advocates for policies that protect children from abuse and neglect and for increased funding allocated for child abuse and neglect programs.
Engaging with Communities
We partner with human service agencies and other nonprofit organizations to raise awareness of the factors that contribute to child abuse and neglect.
Recent examples of our work include:
- Securing funding and resources to administer Colorado’s groundbreaking Child Welfare Training System
- Work in partnership with Colorado Department of Human Services to expand the operation of SafeCare® Colorado to 41 Colorado counties and two tribal nations
- Working with the Colorado Legislature to pass several bills designed to keep children safe from legalized marijuana
- Partnering with Children’s Hospital Colorado, Colorado Department of Human Services and other local child welfare agencies to raise awareness during Child Abuse Prevention Month