CO4Kids Blogs

Coloradans are changing the lives of children, youth and families every day. The CO4kids blogs shine a light on the work being done in communities across the state.

  • Community blog - promoting prevention, inspirational real-life stories and raising awareness of child abuse and neglect. 

  • Professionals blog - supporting the people dedicating their careers and lives to ending child abuse in Colorado. 

  • Parent Partner blog -  amplifying the shared experiences of adoptive parents, foster families and nontraditional families raising children and young people who have experienced trauma, child abuse and neglect. 

Parent Partner Blog

While fostering can be an incredibly rewarding experience for foster parents, it can also be challenging and stressful. A strong support network is key to ensuring foster families are resilient and successful in their work to care for Colorado’s kids and strengthen families.

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Just like Thanksgiving and Christmas, when you have a non-traditional family like a foster family, it’s important to include bio parents when you celebrate Mother’s Day and Father’s Day. 

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Child Welfare Blog
Community Blog

The bill outlines protections that siblings should receive, when in the best interests of each sibling, including being placed together, having regular contact, and otherwise having their relationships encouraged while in foster care.

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