DHS Shift to Maintain Critical Programs

El Paso County Human Services will continue to provide essential services, even as many in-person services will be modified to comply with orders and recommendations related to COVID-19. “In many ways, our DHS team is like other first responders such as fire department, law enforcement, and medical professionals – we are on the front lines…

CDHS Behavioral Health Task Force logo

State Behavioral Health Task Force Schedules Testimony Event Feb. 26

The state Behavioral Health Task Force (BHTF) wants to hear from individuals about their experiences accessing behavioral health services to help direct improvements, and is leading an event Feb. 26 in El Paso County to collect public testimony. State staff know the system is working for some, but it’s not working for everyone. In order…

SBDC workshop

Register for November Opportunities

Looking for a way to boost your own knowledge while helping your business? The Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is offering the following workshops in November: Wednesday, November 06, 2019 Is My Business Sellable? Considerations for Creating an Optimal Exit Strategy Time: 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM Location: Tri Lakes Chamber of…

Commissioner Cami Bremer plays with children at Sister Sister daycare in early September 2019. Sister Sister is a Level 5 CCCAP provider, only one of three in El Paso County.

DHS Honors Highest Quality CCCAP Providers

Only three Colorado Child Care Assistance Program (CCCAP) providers have attained the top rating from Colorado Shines in El Paso County. The El Paso County Department of Human Services Executive Director Julie Krow and Commissioner Cami Bremer recently recognized three Colorado Child Care Assistance Program Level 5 care centers recently to recognize the centers for…

SBDC workshop

Register for September Opportunities

Looking for a way to boost your own knowledge while helping your business? The Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is offering the following workshops in September: Thursday, September 05, 2019 [WEBINAR] Developing and Optimizing Your Business’ Website Time: 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Location: Online, Facilitated by Pikes Peak SBDC Fee: $20.00…

SBDC workshop

Register for August Workshops

Looking for a way to boost your own knowledge while helping your business? The Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is offering the following workshops in August: Wednesday, August 07, 2019 Developing Your Online Marketing Strategy Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Mountain Location: Pikes Peak SBDC, 559 East Pikes Peak Avenue, Ste.…